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Jenna Barnard, CFA

Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income | Portfolio Manager

Jenna Barnard is Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income at Janus Henderson Investors, a position she has held since 2015. She manages and co-manages a range of strategic fixed income strategies and funds meeting different client needs globally. Ms. Barnard joined Henderson in 2002 as a credit analyst and was promoted to portfolio manager in 2004. Prior to this, she worked as an investment analyst with Orbitex Investments.

Ms. Barnard graduated with a first class BA degree (Hons) in politics, philosophy and economics from Oxford University. She holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, is a member of the Society of Technical Analysts and is an Affiliate Member of the UK Society of Investment Professionals. She has 20 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

Global Perspectives: No One’s Listening to the Bond Markets
Quick Views Credit Interest rates

Global Perspectives: No One’s Listening to the Bond Markets

Bond markets are once again sending a message on rates. Is anyone listening?

Reflation Train: Arriving on Time

Reflation Train: Arriving on Time

Dissecting the reflation narrative as we head into the spring/summer inflation surge and vaccine-driven reopenings of 2021.

Reflation: Is This the Real Thing or Just Fantasy?

Reflation: Is This the Real Thing or Just Fantasy?

A lively discussion that goes against consensus, seeking to unearth the truth about what is really happening in the economy and the potential impact on bond markets.

Global Perspectives: Are We in a Sweet Spot for Credit Investing?

Global Perspectives: Are We in a Sweet Spot for Credit Investing?

A far-reaching fixed income discussion on credit market resilience, liquidity versus solvency risks, recovery prospects and the dilemma for central banks in 2021.

Credit Light Cuts through the Income Darkness

Credit Light Cuts through the Income Darkness

Jenna Barnard and John Pattullo explain how credit markets navigated COVID-19 with relative ease and why corporate bonds remain in the sweet spot for 2021.

Is There a Solvency Crisis Looming for Credit Markets?
Quick Views Coronavirus Credit

Is There a Solvency Crisis Looming for Credit Markets?

A counterpoint to the bear argument that credit is set to face a solvency crisis by explaining that liquidity is solvency.

Global Perspectives: Why Low Rates Are Here to Stay

Global Perspectives: Why Low Rates Are Here to Stay

A discussion covering the COVID-19 crisis, global credit, inflation trends, fool’s yield and false summits, among other topics.

Market GPS: Outlook for Bond Markets Hinges on Trajectory of Global Economy

Market GPS: Outlook for Bond Markets Hinges on Trajectory of Global Economy

Co-Heads of Strategic Fixed Income Jenna Barnard and John Pattullo discuss the outlook for bond markets in 2020.