Richard Clode, CFA

Portfolio Manager
Richard Clode, CFA | Janus Henderson Investors

Richard Clode is a Portfolio Manager on the Global Technology Team at Janus Henderson Investors, a position he has held since joining Henderson in 2014. He is also responsible for co-managing the global technology portfolios. Prior to Henderson, Richard held positions with Gartmore, Moore Capital, and Pioneer Investments as a technology analyst in emerging markets. He began his career in 2003 in the technology sector at Herald Investment Management, where he was a portfolio manager.

Richard received a first class honours degree in modern history from the University of Oxford. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 16 years of financial industry experience.

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Powerplay: geopolitical manoeuvres and their corporate impact

Powerplay: geopolitical manoeuvres and their corporate impact

​Geopolitical risk continues to be top of mind for investors, particularly the shifting global balance of power from west to east as showcased by the escalating trade friction between China and the US. Charlie Awdry, China equities portfolio manager and Richard Clode, Global Technology portfolio manager, provide candid views on this evolving issue and its significance on how they invest.

China’s disruptive internet companies
Global Perspectives

China’s disruptive internet companies

Richard Clode, Portfolio Manager on the Janus Henderson Global Technology Team, discusses his recent trip to Hong Kong, where he met with a number of Chinese internet companies.

Digital health: sales versus social impact

Digital health: sales versus social impact

​Janus Henderson’s Global Technology team is actively engaged with its existing holdings on a range of Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) criteria in order to promote sustainable growth. Here, the team discusses how they were one of the first asset managers to engage with companies on the issues facing the video game industry.

Digital Natives Come of Age
Mega Trends Technology

Digital Natives Come of Age

In this video, Richard Clode, Global Technology Portfolio Manager, talking at the Janus Henderson 2019 UK Investment Conference, describes how a convergence of technical trends and a digital generation ready to embrace change is likely to shape the future of companies.

Keep Up! Technological disruption is accelerating
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Keep Up! Technological disruption is accelerating

Converging trends are creating the perfect storm for further disruption in the technology sector. Richard Clode, Global Technology Portfolio Manager, comments on the opportunities that may lie ahead and how to avoid the potential pitfalls that the associated hype may bring.

China: the next wave of tech disruptors
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China: the next wave of tech disruptors

Chinese companies continue to disrupt the technology market. In this video, Richard Clode, Portfolio Manager in the Janus Henderson Global Technology team, discusses his recent trip to China where he met the next wave of disruptors in the sector.

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Global Technology: investing in innovation
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Global Technology: investing in innovation

Richard Clode, portfolio manager in the UK-based Janus Henderson Global Technology Team, discusses the concept of innovation, its importance in the team’s investment decisions and where the most attractive opportunities currently are.

Technology disruption and acceleration: risks and opportunities
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Technology disruption and acceleration: risks and opportunities

In this video, Richard Clode, portfolio manager in the Global Technology Team, discusses how not keeping up with innovation may be shortening the lifespan of ‘blue chip’ stocks, as well as the key reasons why technology disruption is accelerating. He also talks about the transportation revolution, a key example of how a major industry is being disrupted with consequences and opportunities for incumbent and new companies.

Tech titans’ results continue to support the ‘technology flywheel’
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Tech titans’ results continue to support the ‘technology flywheel’

Global technology portfolio managers Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode, discuss how recent earnings announcements by Apple, Amazon, Alphabet (Google), Facebook and Microsoft highlight the team’s view that the technology sector continues to take share.

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Transportation revolution: investing in the evolution of the automotive industry
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Transportation revolution: investing in the evolution of the automotive industry

Richard Clode, Graeme Clark and Alison Porter, portfolio managers in the UK-based Global Technology Team, discuss why transportation revolution is an exciting new investment theme within the team’s portfolios. The team explains how they are investing within this powerful secular growth theme, which is being driven by the convergence of artificial intelligence and the availability of vast amounts of data.