SWIP's Webb poised to double high yield exposure

Roger Webb, manager of the £81m SWIP Strategic Bond fund, is poised to take advantage of the recent sell-off in high yield amid signs of a solution to the European crisis.

The manager has taken a more defensive tack over the past year by raising cash to 8% and index-linked gilts to 20%, but is now set to add risk as market anxiety rises. “The high yield market is pricing...

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