Institutional investors rediscover attractions of convertible bond hedge funds

Convert bonds back in favour


Convertible bond managers, a group that faced heavy redemptions and sharp falls in their asset class in 2008, are now capping funds after strong inflows from pensions among others and a recovery in the markets left some hitting capacity.

Many funds that are not yet curbing inflows are considering it. They say maintaining returns and investment freedom are the main reasons for this. All agree that the soft closing of portfolios is specific to individual funds.

Managers see opportunities in the

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here