Fixed income can provide a rich environment for opportunities, provided you know where to look. We tackle the fixed income market with an active mindset, believing that opportunities can always be uncovered through collaboration and insight. What’s more, as part of our purpose to create a better future through responsible investing, we collectively engage with companies and governments through LGIM’s unified fixed income, equity and investment stewardship teams to strive for better outcomes, both for investors and our rapidly changing world.

Active fixed income at LGIM

Our edge in active investing lies in our conviction that collaborative teams of experts can deliver better outcomes for investors by focusing on alpha generation and sustainability. Discover more about what makes us different below.

Fixed income is an invaluable tool in any investors’ portfolio, whatever their long-term ambition. To support them on this journey, we actively pursue better, sustainable risk-adjusted returns alongside the measurement of the impact of our investment decisions
Colin Reedie, Head of Active Strategies

Active fixed income strategies

We offer access to a wide variety of different active fixed income strategies to cover the full range of client needs, which can be used independently or together as part of a broader solution. Our capabilities include but are not limited to:

Responsible Investing

In line with our purpose to create a better future through responsible investing, all of our strategies aim to benefit from LGIM’s broader ESG integration and active engagement. We also offer strategies which more specifically target better long-term outcomes:

Joined-up approach to research and engagement

Cross-asset expertise is at the core of our approach

Cross-asset expertise is at the core of our approach

70+ experts organised into nine sector groups

  • Cross asset-class research platform that combines the expertise of credit, equity and investment stewardship
  • Three-dimensional lens to analyse and capture both fundamentals as well as ESG-related or ‘not-yet financial’ risks
  • Maximising our engagement efforts though a joined-up, collective stakeholder approach

Working together, these groups connect the macro with the micro and drive a unified engagement approach, as well as helping implement their insights across our range of high-conviction strategies, each tailored for specific sustainable outcomes:

£169bn AUM

In our Active Strategies*

*Source: LGIM internal data as at 31 Dec 2023. The AUM disclosed is shown on the basis of client direct investments and excludes any double count from fund of fund holdings.

Key risks

The value of an investment and any income taken from it is not guaranteed and can go down as well as up, you may not get back the amount you originally invested. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.