Standard Life Investments case study

The power of alpha

Published by : Standard Life Investments

Investing across traditional developed government and corporate bond markets has delivered healthy investment returns over the course of the last 20 years. However, with bond yields near their record lows, core fixed income markets are likely to offer a lower return profile. The gradual normalisation of monetary policy will compound this due to the lower return from duration. As a consequence, the alpha generated by an active manager will play an increasingly prominent role in the overall total return from credit.

Published:08 November 2017

Business Area: Equities

Type: Portable Document Format (.pdf)


Not registered?

Register with Financial Library for access to market intelligence, data and reports from leading experts.

Sign up here