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Buy and Maintain Credit Webinar: Market update and portfolio actions

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Key take-aways:

  • UK government debt (gilts) suffered a sharp repricing following a government mini budget which implied heavy additional borrowing and the prospect of steeper rate increases
  • Despite extreme bond market volatility, we were able to help all our UK defined benefit pension fund clients who required rapid access to cash to make the required collateral calls
  • We think this experience demonstrates how a thoughtful long-term credit strategy could provide both hedging characteristics for pension scheme liabilities and growth potential
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Gilt trip: Lessons for institutional credit investors from a UK liquidity crisis

Read on about potential opportunities for long-term credit strategies.

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