John Pattullo

Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income | Portfolio Manager
John Pattullo | Janus Henderson Investors

John Pattullo is Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income at Janus Henderson Investors. He manages and co-manages a range of strategic fixed income strategies and funds meeting different client needs globally. John joined Henderson in 1997 as a trainee manager in corporate bonds and was head of the Strategic Fixed Income Team from 2009 until 2015 when he became Co-Head with Jenna Barnard. Prior to Henderson, he spent four years as a chartered accountant at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

John has an MA (Hons) in economics from the University of St Andrews. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (CA) and an associate member of the Society of Investment Professionals (ASIP). He has 27 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

So… what about inflation?

So… what about inflation?

John Pattullo, Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income, shares his views on the most frequently asked question by clients these days: “what about inflation?”

Strategic Fixed Income COVID-19 update

Listen to John Pattullo and Jenna Barnard, Co-heads of Strategic Fixed Income, share their perspectives on the financial markets since the COVID 19 and highlight their positioning across their Strategic Fixed Income range.

Note: Webinar took place on the 06 May 2020

Credit spreads — from reassuringly expensive to scary cheap, and now: just cheap?

Credit spreads — from reassuringly expensive to scary cheap, and now: just cheap?

John Pattullo, Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income, believes that over the last month corporate bond spreads have gone from scary cheap to just ‘kind of cheap’ now. As the dust settles in the markets, he remains optimistic that there are opportunities to be had going forwards.

Strategic Fixed Income view: disruption simply exaggerating existing structural trends

Strategic Fixed Income view: disruption simply exaggerating existing structural trends

John Pattullo, Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income, provides a brief update on the team’s current thoughts on the markets and the opportunities they see going forward, while explaining the reasons for their optimism.

Corporate bonds: from reassuringly expensive to scary cheap?

Corporate bonds: from reassuringly expensive to scary cheap?

John Pattullo, Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income, shares how the Strategic Fixed Income Team continue to carry out their day to day jobs successfully, albeit from home, remaining focused on their client outcomes.

What’s in store for bond investors in 2020?

What’s in store for bond investors in 2020?

Jenna Barnard and John Pattullo, Co-Fund Managers of Henderson Diversified Income Trust, explain why the performance of the US dollar will be an important component in the economic outlook for 2020.

Strategic Fixed Income outlook 2020 — no reflation without a soft dollar

Strategic Fixed Income outlook 2020 — no reflation without a soft dollar

Jenna Barnard and John Pattullo, Co-Heads of Strategic Fixed Income, share their thoughts on bond markets in the coming year; where they see risks and opportunities and where they look for clues.

Henderson Diversified Income Trust – Marten & Co Research Note

Henderson Diversified Income Trust – Marten & Co Research Note

Please find attached a one-page summary of the Marten & Co research report on Henderson Diversified Income Trust plc, Soft landing likely…, which was published on 28 November 2019

Strategic Fixed Income — reflationary impulse back on the menu (for now)

Strategic Fixed Income — reflationary impulse back on the menu (for now)

John Pattullo, Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income, provides an insight into the Strategic Fixed Income Team’s current thinking on topics such as the current inflationary impulse running through the markets and the chances of a soft or hard landing in the US economy.

Can quality growth bonds beat low rates?

Can quality growth bonds beat low rates?

John Pattullo, Co-Fund Manager for Henderson Diversified Income Trust, explains that the inverted yield curve is reliable indicator of recession and why he believes we are still very much in the global financial crisis. John also explains how the current economic environment favours bond investing and why investors should seek growth bonds for a secure income stream.

The perceived lunacy of negative yields

The perceived lunacy of negative yields

John Pattullo, Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income, explores the phenomenon of negative-yielding bonds; how they came about, why anyone might buy them and whether they are here to stay.

Positive on US bonds

Positive on US bonds

In this snippet from the latest episode of Trust TV, Henderson Diversified Income Trust Co-Fund Manager, John Pattullo, explains why he and the team are optimistic about US bond performance; and breaks down his view on why inflation is likely to remain low for the foreseeable future. To watch the full interview, click here.