Fixed Income Future Leaders USA 2017

May 16 - 18, 2017

Westin Copley Place - Boston

+44 (0)207 368 9330

 Ed Boyle
Ed Boyle Global Macro Portfolio Manager American Century Investments
Edward Boyle is Vice President and Portfolio Manager for American Century Investments®, a premier investment manager headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri. He is based in the company's New York office.

Mr. Boyle is a member of the Rates and Currency Markets team within the firm's Fixed Income group. He also serves as a portfolio manager on the International Fixed Income strategy. Before joining American Century Investments in 2013, Mr. Boyle was a portfolio manager at FX Concepts, where he managed a portfolio of currencies and futures. Previously, he was a member of the Global Macro Trading and Research team at Brevan Howard. Prior to that, he was a quantitative researcher and trader for Escher Capital, a privately held investment firm located in Westport, Connecticut. Before entering the investment industry, Mr. Boyle was a founder and managing partner of Magnum Design and was also a Captain in the U.S. Army.

Mr. Boyle holds a bachelor's degree in engineering from the United States Military Academy, an MSBA in international business from Boston University and a master's degree in automation systems from Stanford University.


Day 2- Thursday 18th May 2017

10:20 AM All Star Panel: The pioneers from equities- How is the fixed income eTrading transition progressing in comparison to the equities evolution?

  • Equity vs. Fixed Income- In what aspects of fixed income does equities overlap and where are there no correlations?
  • What are the key factors influencing the change in market structure and what direction are fixed income markets heading in comparison to equities?
  • Market structure, TCA, sponsored access and agency models in fixed income- what are the key similarities and differences in comparison to equity models?
  • Without a centralized exchange, how can the fixed income market structure develop to bring more transparency to the buy side?

11:50 AM 360┬░ Perspective: Alternative investment strategies in a low yield environment- Which strategies should you implement to give your portfolio the best exposure?

  • How should you position your portfolio on the yield curve and how can you minimise the impact of negative yields?
  • Yield vs. risk- How can you position your portfolios to keep yield while keeping risk well managed?
  • Long term investments- How can investors find the yield they need to be successful over a longer timeframe?
  • What asset classes, sectors and geographies are investors looking at to find yield.
  • Corporate vs. Municipal bonds- What products and strategies support a low yield environment?