Simon Ward


Simon Ward has worked as an economist studying financial markets for more than 30 years. He believes that changes in monetary conditions are a key driver of both the economic cycle and movements in financial markets; accordingly, a forecasting approach emphasising monetary analysis has a better chance of success. Simon joined Henderson following its acquisition of New Star in April 2009. He has also held positions at WorldInvest, Lombard Street Research and Bank Julius Baer. Simon has degrees from Cambridge University and Birkbeck College.

Henderson Global Investors merged with Janus Capital Group in May 2017.

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Fund name changes

Please note that from the 15 December 2017 funds previously named Janus or Henderson have been renamed Janus Henderson. This change aligns our product names with our name, Janus Henderson Investors, following the merger of Janus Capital and Henderson Global Investors in May 2017.

This name change does not impact on the management of the underlying funds and investors and advisers are not required to take any action. This does not affect Janus Henderson’s range of investment trusts.