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Further Reading: Can active bond managers withstand passive competition?

Further Reading: Can active bond managers withstand passive competition?

In an investment world where active managers are under siege by passive competitors, are bond strategies holding their own more than equities? For Michael Mauboussin, the director of research at US alternative asset manager BlueMountain Capital, the answer is yes. That is perhaps unsurprising, given the asset manager’s decision earlier this year to liquidate its $1bn computer-driven investment portfolio and shift its focus back to its roots in credit and fixed income.

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