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Greg Wilensky, CFA

Head of U.S. Fixed Income | Portfolio Manager

Greg Wilensky is Head of U.S. Fixed Income and Portfolio Manager at Janus Henderson Investors, a position he has held since 2020. He is responsible for co-managing the Short Duration and Core Plus strategies and co-manages the fixed income portion of the Balanced strategy, all since 2020. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Wilensky served as senior vice president, director of the U.S. multi-sector fixed income team and held several director and portfolio manager positions that spanned short duration, inflation-protected fixed income, securitized assets and multi-asset strategies at AllianceBernstein from 1996 to 2019. Prior to that, he was a treasury manager – corporate finance at AT&T Corp. from 1993 to 1996.

Mr. Wilensky received his bachelor of science degree in business administration from Washington University, graduating magna cum laude. He also earned an MBA with high honors from the University of Chicago. Mr. Wilensky holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 28 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

Balancing Opportunities and Risks in a Portfolio
Quick Views Volatility

Balancing Opportunities and Risks in a Portfolio

From the JHI Global Media Conference: The importance of building diversified portfolios to provide resilience.

When Forecasts Fall Short, Humility and Diversity are Key

When Forecasts Fall Short, Humility and Diversity are Key

On the challenges of forecasting interest rates in uncertain markets.

Forecasts can fall short; humility and diversity are key

Forecasts can fall short; humility and diversity are key

While forecasting interest rates is difficult, humility, diversity and careful portfolio construction may help improve risk-adjusted returns.

Market and Economy Giving Fed What It Wants
Quick Views Interest rates

Market and Economy Giving Fed What It Wants

Even with an update to its interest rate projections that is perhaps overdue, the Fed can still afford to be patient.

Disappointing Payroll Data Doesn’t Change Our Outlook

Disappointing Payroll Data Doesn’t Change Our Outlook

Head of U.S. Fixed Income Greg Wilensky shares his thoughts on today’s employment report and why it doesn’t change our long-term outlook.

GDP, the Fed and Biden’s Address: Recapping the Last 24 Hours
Quick Views Interest rates

GDP, the Fed and Biden’s Address: Recapping the Last 24 Hours

A recap and discussion of three significant economic events from the past 24 hours.

Remember the Benefits of Bonds

Remember the Benefits of Bonds

Navigating a core bond portfolio in a rising rate environment.

Don’t fight the wave of rising rates, surf it

Don’t fight the wave of rising rates, surf it

Greg Wilensky discusses the outlook for U.S. interest rates and the tools and investments available to navigate their rise.

Building Robust Bond Portfolios in a Low-Rate World

Building Robust Bond Portfolios in a Low-Rate World

A discussion of the challenges – and unique opportunities – associated with building bond portfolios in a world with historically low interest rates.

Positioning for Higher Yields
Quick Views Interest rates

Positioning for Higher Yields

Assessing the risks and opportunities of higher government bond yields.

Carrying the Lessons of 2020 into 2021

Carrying the Lessons of 2020 into 2021

Head of U.S. Fixed Income Greg Wilensky discusses the lessons learned in fixed income portfolios in 2020 and how they are likely to apply in the year ahead.

The Fed’s new policy, inflation and its implications for U.S. bonds

The Fed’s new policy, inflation and its implications for U.S. bonds

Greg Wilensky and Michael Keough discuss their outlook for U.S. inflation after the U.S. Federal Reserve’s policy change, and its impact on U.S. bond markets.