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Kames Strategic Bond fund manager Phil Milburn has taken profits on his emerging market debt short, but is on a watching brief to put the trade back on.
M&G Investments' head of retail fixed fixed interest outlines five reasons why new Bank of England governor may find things a little trickier than he anticipated.
The focus may be on unsustainably low sovereign debt yields, but Invesco Perpetual’s co-head of fixed interest Paul Causer has warned that high yield is overvalued and investors in ‘cocos’ are at significant risk of losing capital.
Investec Emerging Markets LC Debt co-manager Werner Gey van Pittius says the monetary easing policy sparked by the Bank of Japan (BoJ) and the Cyprus debt crisis have made it hard to assess the relative value of emerging market (EM) currencies in the past few months.
The US-based group has launched an exchange traded fund tracking the Barclays Emerging Market Inflation-Linked 20% Capped index.
The Bank of Japan’s dramatic policy shift is part of a wider central banking regime evolution, but M&G’s Jim Leaviss questions whether this new framework is really a game-changer.
In 1994 the central banks started raising interest rates, and bond holders were left nursing painful losses. Kames Capital's head of fixed income, David Roberts, explains why it's different this time.
Two fund managers in Schroders’ fixed income team are leaving the firm, following a restructure of its bond arm to adopt a team-based approach.
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