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Nick Childs, CFA

Portfolio Manager | Securitized Products Analyst
Nick Childs, CFA | Janus Henderson Investors

Nick Childs is a Portfolio Manager at Janus Henderson Investors, a position he has held since 2018. He is responsible for co-managing the Mortgage-Backed Securities, AAA CLO and the Sustainable & Impact Core Bond ETFs. Additionally, he is a Securitized Products Analyst for both U.S. and global multi-sector fixed income portfolios at the firm. Prior to joining Janus in 2017, Mr. Childs was a portfolio manager at Proprietary Capital, LLC from 2012 to 2016 where he managed alternative fixed income strategies specializing in MBS, absolute return investing. He also managed all major U.S. interest rate and MBS risks, modeling borrower behavior and MBS deal structure, and advancing market-neutral hedging strategies.  Before that, he was vice president at Barclays Capital in capital markets, where he focused on securitized products from 2007. Earlier, he was vice president at Lehman Brothers. He began his career at State Street Global Advisors in 2003.

Mr. Childs received his bachelor of science degree in finance with a minor in economics from the University of Denver. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 19 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

MBS: A Window of Opportunity in Fixed Income
Quick Views Credit Inflation

MBS: A Window of Opportunity in Fixed Income

With many key risks now priced in, we believe MBS represents an area of opportunity in fixed income.

The Case for Collateralized Loan Obligations (CLOs)
Investment Viewpoints Credit

The Case for Collateralized Loan Obligations (CLOs)

In an environment where interest rates are rising, allocations to floating rate CLOs may help investors diversify a traditional fixed income portfolio.

Global Perspectives: A Closer Look at CLOs
Quick Views Macroeconomics

Global Perspectives: A Closer Look at CLOs

Why CLOs deserve a closer look in today’s environment of low yields, high inflation and rising interest rates.

Introducing Impact Investing at Janus Henderson

Introducing Impact Investing at Janus Henderson

Defining impact investing, why it is important, and why we are passionate about it.

Tapering without the tantrum
Global Perspectives

Tapering without the tantrum

We believe the Fed learned its lesson from the 2013-2014 “taper tantrum,” and efforts to better communicate its intentions will result in lower volatility this time around.