Sightline Conversations: Ninepoints Offers Insight into the Fixed Income Landscape
For this manager conversation, Sightline Wealth Management’s Warren Gerow speaks with Etienne Bordeleau-Labrecque, vice president and portfolio manager of Ninepoint Partners, where he is part of the fixed income team that manages a diversified bond fund, a credit opportunities fund and a credit income opportunities fund. During their conversation, Bordeleau-Labrecque offers insight into fixed income solutions offered by Ninepoint and shares what might be in store for the fixed income space for the rest of 2022.
Specifically, Gerow and Bordeleau-Labrecque discuss:
- An overview of each of the funds and their differences
- How much leverage is used in Ninepoint’s alternative strategies
- Where the funds allocate geographically and why
- The specific sectors encompassed by each fund
- The macro-outlook for fixed income and its influence on portfolio construction
- Whether or not interest rate hikes could increase if inflation continues
- Why it is important to look for more active strategies in fixed income
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Warren Gerow is an independent investment wealth consultant at Sightline Wealth Management.
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