Most fixed income funds have seen net outflows in the last quarter, especially in long duration, non- floating rate types of funds.
While many investors still find income and yield hard to come by, diversified sources of lower-risk-but-higher-income strategies are seeing strong flows. There’s still a lot of interest in income type of products, particularly in short-term fixed maturity products that focus on income.
Investors seeking diversification and resilience are also moving into multi-asset balanced portfolios.
In this four-minute interview, investment strategists share their views on strategies that have seen big flows in the past six months.
The five guest speakers are:
Hou Wey Fook, chief investment officer, DBS
John Woods, chief investment officer for Asia Pacific, Credit Suisse
Bryan Goh, chief investment officer, Bordier & Cie Singapore
Jasslyn Yeo, global market strategist, JP Morgan Asset Management
Ashley Perrott, head of pan Asia fixed income, UBS Asset Management