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Jim Cielinski, CFA

Global Head of Fixed Income
James Cielinski, CFA | Janus Henderson Investors

Jim Cielinski is Global Head of Fixed Income at Janus Henderson Investors, a position he has held since 2017. Mr. Cielinski oversees all of the global fixed income products and teams and leads Corporate Credit as well. Previously, Mr. Cielinski was the global head of fixed income for Columbia Threadneedle Investments from 2010. Prior to joining Columbia Threadneedle, Mr. Cielinski spent 12 years at Goldman Sachs Asset Management as managing director and head of credit. Before that, he was head of fixed income for Utah Retirement Systems, assistant manager of taxable fixed income for Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. and equity portfolio manager for First Security Investment Management.

Mr. Cielinski received bachelor of science degrees in management and finance from the University of Utah and an MBA with a concentration in finance from New York University, Stern School of Business. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 38 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

Inflation Outlook: A Celebration of Growth or Central Bank Complacency?

Inflation Outlook: A Celebration of Growth or Central Bank Complacency?

From the JHI Global Media Conference: Why we believe global concerns around inflation will subside as long as strong growth persists.

Come on Down: Is Inflation Priced Right?

Come on Down: Is Inflation Priced Right?

A discussion on the direction of inflation and some of the potential pitfalls in traditional “inflation protection” tools.

Not Your Traditional Cycle

Not Your Traditional Cycle

Discussing which themes matter most as markets try to determine where we are in the economic and credit cycle.

Shifting Yields and Shifting Attitudes

Shifting Yields and Shifting Attitudes

Investors are repricing inflation risk within bond markets, but there may be more to consider.

A Blue Wave or a Blue Swell?

A Blue Wave or a Blue Swell?

With a Senate majority, Democrats will have an easier time of achieving their agenda. But it won’t occur without compromise, creating optimism in markets.

A Mostly Benign Outlook for U.S. Inflation

A Mostly Benign Outlook for U.S. Inflation

Assessing the risks of inflation against a backdrop of economic recovery and fiscal and monetary stimulus.

Global Perspectives: Making Sense of the U.S. Election
Quick Views Coronavirus Elections

Global Perspectives: Making Sense of the U.S. Election

A panel discussion exploring the market implications of the 2020 U.S. election, recorded on Nov. 5 as votes continued to come through.

2020 U.S. Election: First Take
Quick Views Elections

2020 U.S. Election: First Take

Why the removal of election uncertainty could support markets – regardless of the outcome.

Fixed Income Perspectives: Can the V-Shaped Recovery Last?

Fixed Income Perspectives: Can the V-Shaped Recovery Last?

A discussion of the economic recovery and the diminishing returns on – but still pivotal role of – monetary policy.

Low Rates vs. U.S. Election: What Matters for Fixed Income?

Low Rates vs. U.S. Election: What Matters for Fixed Income?

Central bank policy is likely to continue to have the biggest influence over fixed income markets, regardless of who wins the U.S. election.

Managing Liquidity Within Fixed Income – Your Questions Answered

Managing Liquidity Within Fixed Income – Your Questions Answered

Jim Cielinski, Global Head of Fixed Income, answers some of the common questions we have received about liquidity within fixed income markets and how we have approached trading and portfolio positioning.

Investment Themes That Matter – Market GPS Discussion

Investment Themes That Matter – Market GPS Discussion

Alex Crooke, Michael Ho and Jim Cielinski explore the key themes shaping the investment landscape for the second half of 2019.