Schroders has expanded its fixed income team with the appointment of Bogdan Popovici from US fund group Wellington Management.
Schroders is preparing to launch a global bond product for Bob Jolly, the firm's head of global macro.
The manager of the world's largest bond fund has highlighted four structural headwinds that pose a risk to growth in developed economies such as the US.
Bob Jolly (pictured), head of global macro at Schroders, reviews a year in global bond markets and asks what themes could characterise the asset class in 2013.
Liontrust's chief executive John Ions said he hired Thames River's former credit head - just 18 months after selling Liontrust's existing credit arm - for its global specialism.
Schroders has launched a renminbi bond fund for new recruit Rajeev De Mello, who joined from Western Asset Management last year.
Smith & Williamson is to launch a global government bond fund for manager Chris Lynas this month.
Bond heavyweights have begun shorting UK gilts ahead of an expected correction, warning yields have reached ‘extreme' lows.
Announcing a haircut on Greek bond holdings would help restore a positive mood to bond markets, which have largely priced in such a move, said DWS Investments' CIO Asoka Wöhrmann.
Aberdeen is merging its Global Sterling Corporate Bond fund into its Global World Bond fund due to the small size of the former portfolio.
GAM has launched a global bond fund for managers Tim Haywood and Daniel Sheard aiming to deliver between 5% and 10% per annum for investors through a wide spectrum of fixed income securities.
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Fidelity is changing the investment parameters of its £182m Fidelity Global Inflation Linked Bond fund, allowing manager Andy Weir to reduce average duration.
Franklin Templeton has launched a total return bond fund into its Luxembourg-domiciled Sicav.
Janus Capital is launching its first two global bond funds, focusing on investment grade and high yield.
The GLG Global Corporate Bond fund began its life as a different incarnation - the SG International Bond fund, part of the retail fund range of Société Générale Asset Management.
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John Chatfeild-Roberts' Jupiter Merlin team has re-introduced Thames River's Global Bond fund into its £664m Balanced portfolio on the belief currency calls can enhance returns in 2010.
F&C's Multi Manager team has increased the overseas bond exposure in their £89m Cautious fund.
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