Asset managers have reported demand from clients for so-called unconstrained bond strategies; freeing them from the rigidity of managing to benchmark bond indexes. Credit talked to five leading investment firms to get their take on the unconstrained movement
Investor profile: Glendevon King Asset Management
Credit Market Data Roundup – June 2011
Don’t believe the hype – Jim Walker profile
No-go for CoCoCos
Steve Hanke profile
In conversation with...Cecilia Chan
Q&A: Paul Griffiths
Zinkula becomes chief at Legal & General IM
Far from perfect
In conversation with...Robert Michele
Marrying the needs of strong core and weak periphery is far from straightforward, said panellists at latest Credit Institute event
Heightened geopolitical risk in the Middle East and North Africa has led to increased CDS trading on the region; the driver of which is speculative rather than a desire for protection
Looking East for salvation
Home grown: a domestic US covered bond market
All bases covered?
Profile: Simon Greaves
One of Barclays Capital’s most senior European traders, Conor Brown, has relocated to Singapore to head up the bank’s Asian credit trading business.
Ian Pearce leaves UBS after 10 years to take up new role with Canadian bank.
BoJ governor becomes vice-chair of BIS
Deals in Focus: €5bn EU bond