Fixed income

Investment approach

Our approach is based on identifying market trends and new themes which can impact long-term investment performance.

Our macro views provide both guidance for top-down portfolio positioning and a clear focus for individual bond selection.

Fixed income strategies

Our fixed income strategies are designed to deliver performance and manage risks. We offer a wide range of UK and global credit strategies, designed to meet our clients’ evolving needs. Each strategy benefits from the strength of our fixed income team who have deep market knowledge and experience, the robustness of our processes, and our meticulous approach to risk management.

Sterling credit

Our sterling credit portfolios are designed to deliver income throughout the credit cycle by investing in a wide range of primarily investment grade bonds.

Global high yield

Our macro-thematic approach to high yield investing is highly rated and is supported by focused credit research and a keen awareness of behavioural finance.

Emerging market debt

Our strategy aims to generate capital growth and income by investing in emerging market government and corporate bonds

Fixed income funds

We offer a wide range of fixed income funds to meet a variety of investment needs. This includes:

Managed Monthly Income Trust

Designed to provide investors with a monthly income through investment in primarily high-quality corporate bonds.

High Income Trust

Searches the globe for leading high yield credit opportunities, combining top-down macro themes, credit research and awareness of behavioural biases.

Emerging market short duration

Exposure to shorter dated bonds can help manage duration risk.

Expertise

Our team of over 75 investment professionals* has an average of 13 years’ investment experience. They share timely investment ideas, multi-sector expertise, and quantitative analysis to harness a broad range of fixed income investment opportunities. Collaboration across our investment platform enables the team to apply its experience and insight to bring tailored products and solutions to the market.

*as at 31 December 2018

Insights

We publish a range of articles and publications on a regular basis covering key themes in financial markets and topical investment commentary. These include long-term investment themes, market insights and client solutions-based thinking. 

Market Insights

Sharpening your focus on what matters in markets.

Long-term Thinking

Our research on the most important trends affecting the future of the global economy.

Investment Foresight

Our thinking in action. Sharing the strategy behind our solutions and how we implement them.

MiFID II

Information about the MiFID II regulations that came into effect in January 2018, including how costs and charges are represented for LGIM funds.

Additional asset classes

Disclaimer

This is not a consumer advertisement. It’s intended for professional financial advisers and should not be relied upon by private investors or any other persons.

The value of investments and any income from them may fall as well as rise, and investors may get back less than they invest. Past performance is not a guide to future performance. Changes in exchange rates or medium to long-term interest rates may cause the value of an investment to fall.

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