Fixed Income Future Leaders USA 2017

May 16-May 18, 2017

Westin Copley Place - Boston

44 (0)207 368 9330

Adam Purzitsky

Co-Head, Global Rates Team
Old Mutual Global Investors


Day 1- Wednesday May 17th 2017

14:40 PM Oxford Style Debate: True or false- Now is the time for new fiscal policy as monetary policy will no longer stimulate the economy

  • How are central banking policies dictating fixed income performance and how can you best manage this dynamic?
  • The ineffectiveness of central banking policies- Have central banking policies not had the desired impact to improve the economy?
  • How low can you go- Are rates set to drop further or is the only way up from here?
  • Do the central banks have anywhere else to turn with banking policies or is fiscal stimulus the only way forward now?
  • Currency markets in 2017 and beyond- Would fiscal policy provide the US economy with the boost it needs?

Day 2- Thursday 18th May 2017

13:00 PM 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?