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Avoiding a retest

Avoiding a retest

In this video Tom Ross, corporate credit portfolio manager at Janus Henderson Investors explains why he believes the credit spread wides of March for high yield bonds are unlikely to be retested.

Whatever happened to Goldilocks?

Whatever happened to Goldilocks?

David Elms, Head of Diversified Alternatives, and Steve Cain, Portfolio Manager, give a mid-year update of their market outlook, considering the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on investment markets, and outlining the potential risks and opportunities they see for alternative strategies for the remainder of 2020.

Keep the seatbelts fastened

Keep the seatbelts fastened

Paul O’Connor, Head of the UK-based Multi-Asset Team, gauges the potential for a sustained cross-asset recovery as the world adapts to a new paradigm, one where COVID-19 remains a persistent risk factor for investors.

Investors need to think again about the role of government bonds

Investors need to think again about the role of government bonds

Oliver Blackbourn, Portfolio Manager on the UK-based Multi-Asset Team, considers the impact of monetary policy stimulus on government bond yields worldwide, and discusses what this may mean for investors looking to maintain risk and diversification in their portfolios.

The shape of credit

The shape of credit

Portfolio managers on the Absolute Return Income Strategy look at the factors shaping credit markets from central bank support to potential resilience from financials.

The big rotation

The big rotation

Paul O’Connor, Head of the UK-based Multi-Asset Team, gives his thoughts on the dramatic gains across markets over the past few weeks, and considers the factors he believes need to be in place to sustain the ‘V’-shaped rally.

Tech revolution: is NVIDIA driving the next AI wave?

Tech revolution: is NVIDIA driving the next AI wave?

Global technology portfolio managers Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode discuss the recent launch of Ampere, NVIDIA’s latest graphics accelerator, which looks set to be a gamechanger for the development of cloud computing, artificial intelligence and gaming graphics.

Alterations at the fast fashion industry

Alterations at the fast fashion industry

Ama Seery, ESG analyst on the Global Sustainable Equity Team, and Charlotte Nisbet, Governance and Responsible Investment Analyst, explore the environmental damage associated with the fast fashion trade and how some companies are changing the shape of the industry.

The political struggle among Hong Kong, China and the United States

The political struggle among Hong Kong, China and the United States

Portfolio Manager Jennifer James explains why she believes China’s introduction of the National Security Law for Hong Kong is more about politics than economics

Beyond the nadir

Beyond the nadir

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.

The coronavirus will persist and investors should adapt

The coronavirus will persist and investors should adapt

Greg Kolb, Chief Investment Officer for Perkins Investment Management*, reviews the state of markets in the wake of the coronavirus, and discusses why he thinks investors would do well to consider the functional challenges facing certain business models, and the reasonable upside scenario for certain beaten-up areas of the market.
*Perkins Investment Management is a subsidiary of Janus Henderson.

COVID-19: What will it take to reopen the economy?

COVID-19: What will it take to reopen the economy?

In this latest instalment of our video series exploring the scientific and investment implications of COVID-19, Portfolio Manager Andy Acker and Biotech Analyst Agustin Mohedas discuss lessons learned as economies reopen, the virus’ fatality rate and the latest news in vaccine development.