BlueBay sees opportunities in deleveraging

Global chartsBlueBay Asset Management, which describes itself as “a leading global next generation fixed income manager”, has launched a global bond fund. The BlueBay Investment Grade Global Aggregate Bond Fund will invest primarily in fixed income securities issued by investment grade companies and sovereigns. “We believe that a global aggregate strategy represents an attractive investment opportunity,” says Kaspar Hense, portfolio manager. “Changing market dynamics are creating substantial alpha opportunities for active asset managers with the right skill sets. We believe ongoing bank balance sheet deleveraging will continue to create mispricing in fixed income markets and the extremes of yield dispersion within global credit offer active asset managers the opportunity to generate higher returns for their investors.” BlueBay has just over $28 billion (€25 billion) of dedicated investment grade assets under management, as at 31 March 2015. ©2015 funds europe

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