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Jenna Barnard, CFA

Co-Head of Global Bonds | Portfolio Manager
Jenna Barnard, CFA

Jenna Barnard is Co-Head of Global Bonds at Janus Henderson Investors, a position she has held since 2015. She manages and co-manages a range of global bond strategies and funds meeting different client needs globally. Jenna joined Henderson in 2002 as a credit analyst and was promoted to portfolio manager in 2004. Prior to this, she worked as an investment analyst with Orbitex Investments.

Jenna graduated with a first class BA degree (Hons) in politics, philosophy, and economics from Oxford University. She holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, is a member of the Society of Technical Analysts, and is an Affiliate Member of the UK Society of Investment Professionals. She has 22 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

Tightening the screw: Restrictive policy is taking effect
Timely & Topical

Tightening the screw: Restrictive policy is taking effect

How restrictive policy is taking effect and why it should lead to a pullback in yields from current highs.

Global Perspectives: Dissecting the cycle
Features & Outlooks

Global Perspectives: Dissecting the cycle

Why we believe the market is too pessimistic on inflation improvement but too optimistic on the growth environment.

Unconscious uncoupling: The drift of UK inflation
Timely & Topical

Unconscious uncoupling: The drift of UK inflation

An exploration of what is causing UK inflation to be an outlier.

Steady and predictable income – The Henderson Diversified Income way
Investment Insights

Steady and predictable income – The Henderson Diversified Income way

A reliable approach to income Over the past year, bond yields have risen significantly, lifting fixed income return expectations to their most attractive point in well over a decade. Some non-investment grade bonds are yielding north of 8.0% – a rate that seems compelling following years of lacklustre bond returns. As such, some investors have

Strategic Bond update: Bank woes should hasten peak in rates
Timely & Topical

Strategic Bond update: Bank woes should hasten peak in rates

Why bank difficulties are likely to hasten the peak in monetary tightening

Global Perspectives: It is all falling into place for bonds in 2023
Features & Outlooks

Global Perspectives: It is all falling into place for bonds in 2023

Evidence of a collapse in inflation and impending economic downturn have potentially built conditions for strong returns from bonds in 2023.

High quality bonds are primed to bloom in 2023
Investment Insights

High quality bonds are primed to bloom in 2023

The titan arum only flowers occasionally, but when it does, the results are impressive; high quality bonds could be set for a similar display in 2023.

High quality bonds are primed to bloom in 2023
Timely & Topical

High quality bonds are primed to bloom in 2023

The titan arum only flowers occasionally, but when it does, the results are impressive; high quality bonds could be set for a similar display in 2023.

Henderson Diversified Income Trust – Q3 Commentary 2022
Investment Insights

Henderson Diversified Income Trust – Q3 Commentary 2022

John Pattullo, Jenna Barnard and Nicholas Ware, Portfolio Managers of Henderson Diversified Income Trust, provide an update on the Company, highlighting factors currently impacting fixed income markets, the key drivers of performance, and recent portfolio activity.

Are bonds making a comeback?
Investment Insights

Are bonds making a comeback?

Nicholas Ware, Co-Portfolio Manager of Henderson Diversified Income Trust, talks about the Company’s performance year-to-date, areas where he is finding opportunities and how he is navigating interest rate and inflation risk in a volatile market environment.

Henderson Diversified Income Trust
Investment Insights

Henderson Diversified Income Trust

Portfolio Managers of Henderson Diversified Income Trust, Jenna Barnard and Nicholas Ware deliver the 2022 Annual General Meeting presentation to shareholders. They cover the Company’s performance over the last financial year, areas where they are finding opportunities, and highlight how they are navigating interest rate and inflation risk in a volatile market environment.

Policy overkill … recession coming
Features & Outlooks

Policy overkill … recession coming

Forward, long leading economic indicators signal what looks like a long and deep global recession into mid-2023 at a minimum.