Fixed Income Leaders USA Summit 2020

June 08 - 10, 2020

Omni Nashville Hotel, Tennessee

Jeff Grills, Head of Emerging Markets Debt at Aegon Asset Management

Jeff Grills


Head of Emerging Markets Debt
Aegon Asset Management

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Day 1 - Tuesday 9 June 2020

Tuesday, June 9th, 2020


4:20 PM 360 Perspective: How will the rise of populism, trade wars and geo-politics impact EM investing and how can you best rebalance your portfolio?

  • What are the three biggest fundamental forces that will impact Emerging Markets, and how should you factor them in your investment decisions?
  • Overcoming geo-political uncertainties: How to manage fixed income risks pre and post crisis and, how can you ensure your risks do not hold you back?
  • Providing access to the full spectrum of global fixed income: How do you seek and identify the best investment opportunities across hard and local currency instruments, as well as sovereign and corporate issues?
  • Re-thinking global trade: How can you look beyond structural changes and specific country trading strategies?

This session will be followed by:

Drill Down Roundtables: Geopolitical hotspots for EM markets:
  1. China: Assessing where and how this country fits into and influences emerging markets
  2. Latin America: Overcoming country bias to gain access in local markets where personal relationships are long-established
  3. Russia: How to quantify country and currency risks for informed investment decisions
  4. Middle East: How to account for logistics and execution issues