Managers of EUR 21.3 trillion are almost all bond quant believers now

Many of the biggest quant strategies in the stock market these days are plagued by doubt and debate. In fixed income, they just got a EUR 21.3trn endorsement.

Invesco Head of Quant Strategies Georg Elsaesser | Photo: PR / INVESCO

Almost every respondent in Invesco Ltd.’s annual survey of institutional and wholesale investors said they think factor investing can be applied to the world of fixed income.

The proportion of believers in this systematic approach -- which picks assets based on characteristics like how cheap or profitable they are -- has jumped to 95 per cent from 74 per cent last year, Invesco said. In 2018, that stood at just 59 per cent.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from AMWatch

ETF specialist hires Nordic director

The US-based provider of exchange-traded products is strengthening its Nordic sales team with Amundi's former Head of ETF and Indexing in the Nordics.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news

See all jobs

Latest news from FinansWatch (dk)

Latest news from EnergyWatch

Latest news from ShippingWatch