Snowden: Gilts, not bunds, are the real safe haven


Kames Capital's bond fund manager Stephen Snowden said the ongoing crisis in Europe has left gilts looking much more secure than bunds in the medium term.

Snowden, who runs a number of top performing bond funds, said in the medium term Germany will have to take its share of the pain caused by the crisis in Europe, which will cause yields on its debt to climb....

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