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Aneet Chachra, CFA

Portfolio Manager
Aneet Chachra, CFA | Janus Henderson Investors

Aneet Chachra is a Portfolio Manager at Janus Henderson Investors on the Multi Strategy and Global Diversified Risk Premia strategies. Prior to joining Henderson in 2012, Mr. Chachra was an equity analyst at Citigroup. Before Citigroup, he was a strategist at Outpost Investment Group, where he generated trade ideas, researched thematic issues and published investment commentary. Mr. Chachra also developed quantitative trading strategies and portfolio analytics at JWM Partners. He began his career in 2000 at Morgan Stanley developing tools for interest rate derivatives and corporate bonds. Mr. Chachra’s research work has been quoted in numerous financial publications.

Mr. Chachra holds a BASc degree in engineering and a BA degree in economics from the University of Waterloo in Canada. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and the Investment Management Certificate. He has 21 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

Flow World Reloaded

Flow World Reloaded

Can investors ride the pickup in issuance and option volumes in 2021? Aneet Chachra and David Elms consider how flexible, flow-driven strategies acting as price makers to intermediate flow mismatches can benefit.

Welcome to Flow World

Welcome to Flow World

Large-scale trading activity periodically creates short-term dislocations. Portfolio Manager Aneet Chachra considers the investment opportunity around these flow-driven price moves.

2021: Volatility likely, surprises fewer

2021: Volatility likely, surprises fewer

Exceptional monetary policy and macro uncertainty mean the rules are changing. Is 2021 the time to look beyond traditional investment approaches?

The end of the free put
Global Perspectives

The end of the free put

In this article, portfolio Managers Aneet Chachra and Steve Cain consider to what extent the offsetting relationship between bonds and equities has held firm in 2020.

Liquidity in stressed markets is more expensive than you think

Liquidity in stressed markets is more expensive than you think

In this article, Portfolio Manager Aneet Chachra and Investment Director Alistair Sayer consider the cost of trading when volatility spikes, and ask if liquid alternatives provide an alternative for investors to manage their portfolios during periods of uncertainty?

Expected drawdowns – How much money should I lose?

Expected drawdowns – How much money should I lose?

Can historical and simulated data provide some guidance to what scale of asset price swings investors could expect over time? In this article Portfolio manager Aneet Chachra and David Elms, Head of Diversified Alternatives, address the value of drawdown probabilities in helping to calibrate our expectations of price moves.

Solving a hard problem with a simple model

Solving a hard problem with a simple model

In this article, portfolio manager Aneet Chachra considers the potential benefits of a simple tactical allocation model based on trailing relative returns when looking at US vs emerging markets, and the importance of moving quickly when making investment decisions.

Portfolio rebalancing – pick a different day

Portfolio rebalancing – pick a different day

The majority of asset allocation models are rebalanced on the last day of the calendar month, but is this the best approach to maximize returns? Portfolio manager Aneet Chachra and David Elms, Head of Diversified Alternatives, tested the validity of this traditional market orthodoxy, with some surprising results.

Alternative Perspectives

Alternative Perspectives

In this, the first edition of our Market GPS: Alternative Perspectives, some of our team members introduce their current thinking and the ideas that help shape our strategies.

Alternative Perspectives

Alternative Perspectives

In this, the first edition of our Market GPS: Alternative Perspectives, some of our team members introduce their current thinking and the ideas that help shape our strategies.

Selling volatility – is the juice still worth the squeeze?
Global Perspectives

Selling volatility – is the juice still worth the squeeze?

Are investors being sufficiently compensated for taking asymmetric risk? In this article, portfolio manager Aneet Chachra and David Elms, Head of Diversified Alternatives, evaluate changing market conditions for equity volatility in the US and UK.

How do tech IPOs perform in their first year?
Global Perspectives

How do tech IPOs perform in their first year?

Aneet Chachra, portfolio manager within the Alternatives team, takes a quantitative look at US tech initial public offerings (IPOs) and how they have historically performed post-launch.