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Alison Porter

Global Technology Leaders | Portfolio Manager
Alison Porter | Janus Henderson Investors

Alison Porter is a Portfolio Manager at Janus Henderson Investors, a position she has held since joining Henderson in 2014. She is responsible for co-managing the Global Technology Leaders strategy. Prior to Henderson, she was at Ignis Asset Management (formerly Resolution and Britannic Asset Management) as an investment analyst, portfolio manager, and head of US equities.

Alison has a BA degree (Hons) in economics and industrial relations from the University of Strathclyde and a master’s degree in investment analysis from the University of Stirling. She has 25 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

‘A third way’ to sustain the gig economy

‘A third way’ to sustain the gig economy

Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode from the Global Technology Leaders Team discuss the gig economy’s broad-ranging impact and why ESG engagement is imperative when investing in disruptive technologies.

The end of Moore’s Law is creating winners and losers in the semiconductor space

The end of Moore’s Law is creating winners and losers in the semiconductor space

Technology equities portfolio managers Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode discuss the challenges and opportunities in the evolving semiconductor space, which has been a key enabler for the development of technology.

Tech stocks: looking for secular growth, but not at any price

Tech stocks: looking for secular growth, but not at any price

Global Technology Team portfolio managers Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode discuss why they believe an active approach is now needed more than ever to avoid pockets of extreme tech stock valuations.

Technology for good: supporting the fight against COVID-19

Technology for good: supporting the fight against COVID-19

Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode from the Global Technology Team discuss how ‘big tech’ companies are helping communities and governments through the pandemic and the implications this may have on the regulation of the technology sector.

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.

The ‘Cold War of Technology’: new Huawei restrictions

The ‘Cold War of Technology’: new Huawei restrictions

Global technology portfolio managers Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode provide their views on the latest US restrictions imposed on Huawei and the ramifications for the company’s largest customers and the wider semiconductor industry.

ESG: technology for good

ESG: technology for good

Alison Porter, portfolio manager in the UK-based Global Technology Team explains the significance of ESG when it comes to investing in tech stocks and how the team proactively engages and manages their portfolios with this in mind.

Technology stocks’ financial strength is key to weathering the coronavirus storm

Technology stocks’ financial strength is key to weathering the coronavirus storm

Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode from Janus Henderson’s Global Technology Team explain why the tech sector looks well positioned to brave the coronavirus-induced uncertainty and highlight how as active managers they are maintaining a laser-like focus on companies’ financial strength.

Delivery and healthcare: Amazon continues to invest in long-term opportunities

Delivery and healthcare: Amazon continues to invest in long-term opportunities

​Alison Porter, Portfolio Manager on the Global Technology Team, discusses Amazon’s latest foray into the delivery and healthcare sectors and its implications for investors.

Amazon’s customer focus and investing for long-term growth should pay off

Amazon’s customer focus and investing for long-term growth should pay off

Alison Porter, Global Technology equities portfolio manager, comments on Amazon’s most recent quarterly results, which continue to demonstrate the company’s strong position in its cloud infrastructure and paid subscription businesses, as well as growth opportunities in other areas such as advertising.