Portfolio Manager of Allianz Strategic Bond Fund
Allianz Global Investors
Presentation: Diversification through a global and unconstrained portfolio
Allianz Strategic Bond fund offers diversification, liquidity and potential upside by investing in fixed income markets globally. It targets a low correlation to equities, aiming to perform the role of a true portfolio diversifier, therefore offering more peace of mind in down markets and enhancing investment portfolios’ overall risk adjusted returns.The strategy was built over four years ago and the team launched the SICAV fund in 2019, following the success of the original strategy.
Hear Mike Riddell, Portfolio Manager and Head of the Fixed Income team at Allianz Global Investors discuss its success at the Trends Summit 2021.
Mike joined Allianz Global Investors in October 2015 as a fixed income portfolio manager. Mike has 17 years’ experience in fixed income having worked with M&G in London for 12 years, running bond portfolios. Mike’s experience is broad, including not only UK Bonds but also emerging markets and global mandates as fund manager at M&G. Mike graduated from Birmingham University in 2001 with a BSc (Hons) in Money, Banking and Finance, and is a CFA charter holder.
Allianz Global Investors:
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