Paul O’Connor

Head of Multi-Asset | Portfolio Manager
Paul O'Connor | Janus Henderson Investors

Paul O’Connor is Head of the UK-based Multi-Asset Team focused on asset allocation at Janus Henderson Investors. He co-manages the International Concentrated Equity strategy and is a Portfolio Manager on numerous multi-asset portfolios. Prior to joining Henderson in 2013, Mr. O’Connor was head of asset allocation (EMEA) at Mercer.

Mr. O’Connor holds a first class BA degree (Hons) in economics and an MSc in economics from the London School of Economics. He has 25 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

A Historic Day for Europe
Quick Views Coronavirus

A Historic Day for Europe

Insights on the European Union’s landmark coronavirus recovery package, agreed to after four days and four nights of negotiations.

Keep the Seat Belts Fastened

Keep the Seat Belts Fastened

Gauging the potential for a sustained cross-asset recovery as the world adapts to a new paradigm where COVID-19 remains a persistent risk factor.

The Big Rotation

The Big Rotation

An explanation of the market’s dramatic gains in recent weeks and factors that need to be in place to sustain a V-shaped recovery.

Oil Crisis Sparks Market Consolidation

Oil Crisis Sparks Market Consolidation

Considering the prospects for equities and other risk assets as negative oil prices put the brakes on the recent V-shaped market recovery.

Multi-Asset Outlook: Opportunity Amid Volatility

Multi-Asset Outlook: Opportunity Amid Volatility

Assessing the impact of the coronavirus pandemic and weighing the positive and negative indicators that will shape market prospects.

Viral Panic: What Is the Endgame?

Viral Panic: What Is the Endgame?

Considering the range of potential government measures as risk appetite is purged across the investment world.

From Complacency to Panic: Coronavirus and Oil

From Complacency to Panic: Coronavirus and Oil

Assessing the recent market shocks as oil prices tumble and the coronavirus continues to impact countries globally.

Coronavirus Update: Into the Unknown

Coronavirus Update: Into the Unknown

Addressing the sharp correction in financial markets as concerns grow about the spread of the COVID‐19 coronavirus.

Markets Fear a Global Coronavirus Pandemic

Markets Fear a Global Coronavirus Pandemic

Weighing the potential impact on global economic growth as concerns grow about the spread of the coronavirus beyond China.

Coronavirus: Assessing Financial Market Impacts

Coronavirus: Assessing Financial Market Impacts

Paul O’Connor, Head of the UK-based Multi-Asset Team, considers the potential impact of the Wuhan novel coronavirus on financial markets.

Brexit Day: The Shift Begins
Quick Views Brexit

Brexit Day: The Shift Begins

Paul O’Connor, Head of the UK-based Multi-Asset Team, takes a pragmatic look at the next steps in the Brexit process.

UK Election Reaction: Continuity and Change
Quick Views Brexit

UK Election Reaction: Continuity and Change

Paul O’Connor, Head of the UK Multi-Asset Team, gives his reaction to the UK election result and what it means for the Brexit process.