Peter GoldsworthyBluebay Institutional Portfolio Manager
RBC Bluebay Asset Management
Peter is an Institutional Portfolio Manager within the Investment Grade team at RBC BlueBay Asset Management. Peter joined the firm in November 2011 and has been in his current role since October 2013 where he is primarily focussed on the alternative funds within the Investment Grade platform.
As an Institutional Portfolio Manager, Peter is a client-facing representative of the investment team and responsible for presenting the investment grade portfolios to prospective and invested clients, and assisting the business development function in the servicing of client assets.
Prior to BlueBay, Peter worked at the Royal Bank of Scotland in London as a financial controller. Peter qualified as a chartered accountant with Deloitte in South Africa with experience in Johannesburg and in Chicago, Illinois.
Peter holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and honours in Accountancy from the University of Cape Town and is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA). He also holds the CFA UK Certificate in ESG Investing and is a member of the National Futures Association (NFA) in the US.
At these yields, Investment Grade Bonds are interesting again!12h00 - 12h30
Conference Room 1
Since the sharp move higher in global interest rates during 2022, previously unattractive asset classes (at least from a valuation perspective) are now incredibly compelling. In this session we will discuss what the new interest rate environment means for global investment grade markets and we’ll look at the opportunities that exist. We’ll also disclose how BlueBay has integrated sustainability and ESG factors into our investment process. Investment grade is interesting again!”
About RBC Bluebay Asset Management:
RBC BlueBay Asset Management, which represents RBC Global Asset Management (the asset management division of the Royal Bank of Canada) outside North America, provides global investment management services and solutions to institutional and wholesale investors.
Characterised by our specialist fixed income platform, BlueBay, and broad-based capabilities in equities, credit, liquidity management and alternatives, we also have expertise in ESG-integrated, and impact investing strategies, enabling us to respond to a full range of client requirements around responsible investing.
With US$376 billion in assets under management globally (as at 30/09/22), we develop partnerships with clients to make their lives easier, designing strategies and providing investment insights that meet their needs.