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Using the 1890s as a guide to bond investing (not the 1980s)

Using the 1890s as a guide to bond investing (not the 1980s)

​Jenna Barnard, Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income, confesses to not all birthday gifts being a delight to receive but a book from 1892, found by chance in a second-hand book dealer, turned out to be a rare birthday present gem. Its lessons on investing are not only instructive but shine a light on the predicament facing bond investors today.

An interesting year for credit markets
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An interesting year for credit markets

Credit markets will get interesting this year but investors need to be patient for opportunities, says John Pattullo, Co-Fund Manager of Henderson Diversified Income​

Macro signals — early signs often come from the ground
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Macro signals — early signs often come from the ground

John Pattullo, Co‑Head of Strategic Fixed Income, explains how the team arrive at a decision to include a particular bond in their portfolios.

Strategic Fixed Income: end of the cycle… are we there yet?
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Strategic Fixed Income: end of the cycle… are we there yet?

With the markets finally coming round to the idea of the late-cycle stage in the economies, John Pattullo and Jenna Barnard, Co-Heads of Strategic Fixed Income, share their thoughts on the subject, expanding on the risks and opportunities arising from this theme in 2019.

Strategic Fixed Income: concoction of stress factors
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Strategic Fixed Income: concoction of stress factors

​An unhealthy concoction of factors are creating a classically late-cycle feel in the markets. John Pattullo, Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income, simplifies the conundrums and shares his views.

(This video was recorded on Tuesday 9 October 2018).

Inflation — the dog that never barks
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Inflation — the dog that never barks

​The biggest surprise last year was not only the persistent mis-forecasting of bond yields but also the persistent mis-forecasting of inflation. John Pattullo, Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income, looks at the underlying causes of why a lot of traditional economic models, assumptions and relationships do not seem to hold in this rather dystopian world in which we live.

Credit markets: tactics for the seventh inning stretch?

Credit markets: tactics for the seventh inning stretch?

Bond markets seem to be frozen in time and the credit cycle, which has seemingly become stuck, could stay that way for a long time. John Pattullo, Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income, explains the reasons why, and how to set about looking for returns in the low growth, low inflation world around us.

Swap Shop and the sharing economy
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Swap Shop and the sharing economy

John Pattullo, Co-Head of Retail Fixed Income, takes a look at the new sharing economy and its disruptive influence on economic participants. For bond investors, the ramifications are particularly interesting as the sharing economy looks set to exert deflationary forces, which lends support to the view that interest rates could stay lower for longer.