With no inflation, unlimited QE and the huge flatting of curves across the globe, the allocation towards bonds has been an enormous source of carry and capital appreciation.
We analyse the European High Yield Market with the Top 5 High Yield Bonds with insights from BlackRock, Schroders, Nordea, BlueBay, and Neuberger Berman.
Overall, 84% of professional investors expect flows into fixed income funds to increase, and 76% believe a key reason will be because of increased market volatility and shocks.
NN Investment Partners has reported that among investors the most popular sustainable fixed income are the green bonds.
New research with 150 European institutional investors and wealth managers who have a combined AUM of $292.8 billion, highlights the growing importance of China’s fixed income market, with 63% expecting foreign investment into the asset class to increase in Q1 2021, compared to Q4 of 2020.