Jason England is a Global Bonds Portfolio Manager at Janus Henderson Investors responsible for co-managing the Absolute Return Income and Absolute Return Income Plus strategies. Prior to joining Janus in 2017, Jason was with PIMCO, most recently as senior vice president and portfolio manager for core sector fund separate account portfolios. While there from 1994 to 2015, he was involved with launching their first hedge fund, exchange-traded fund, and global multi-asset product portfolios as well as management of numerous fixed income and asset allocation portfolios.
Jason received both a bachelor’s degree in business administration and finance and his MBA from the University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business. He has 27 years of financial industry experience.
Just over two months has passed since markets dramatically sold off as the COVID-19 pandemic unfolded. There is much talk of the ‘new normal’ in every aspect of our lives, but what does this mean for fixed income? Nick Maroutsos, Dan Siluk and Jason England, co-managers of the Absolute Return Income strategy, answer some of the key questions.
As investors seek higher returns following a long period of very low rates, issuers are taking advantage by issuing longer-term debt for lower-rated securities, notably in the BBB sector. In this video, Portfolio Managers Nick Maroutsos, Dan Siluk and Jason England discuss the risks presented by a large influx of BBB-rated securities.