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The Knowledge. Shared podcast from Janus Henderson provides timely views on market events, insight on global economic and market drivers, which themes are reshaping our world and how investors can benefit, as well as the latest thinking from our investment teams.

At Janus Henderson, we believe in the sharing of expert insight for better investment and business decisions. We call this ethos Knowledge. Shared.

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The Knowledge. Shared podcast from Janus Henderson provides timely views on market events, insight on global economic and market drivers, which themes are reshaping our world and how investors can benefit, as well as the latest thinking from our investment teams.

At Janus Henderson, we believe in the sharing of expert insight for better investment and business decisions. We call this ethos Knowledge. Shared.

For U.S. investors only

    High Yield: Passing the Baton from Beta to Alpha

    High Yield: Passing the Baton from Beta to Alpha

    Global Head of Portfolio Construction and Strategy Adam Hetts talks to Seth Meyer and Tom Ross, portfolio managers on the high-yield bond strategies, about how with credit spreads gradually tightening, returns will likely become less about market direction (beta) and more about identifying individual opportunities (alpha).

    • 37 min
    Plan Talk: Best of 2020

    Plan Talk: Best of 2020

    In this year’s final episode of Plan Talk, Retirement Director Ben Rizzuto recaps notable updates, trends and legal cases from the past year in the defined contribution space. And as always, he shares a playlist of his favorite new songs from 2020.

    Ben’s Top Songs of 2020:

    1. “All That Ever Mattered” – HAIM
    2. “I Live at Night” – I Break Horses
    3. “Inspirit” – Julianna Barwick
    4. “Ingydar” – Adrianna Lenker
    5. “Something I Do” – Sweet Whirl
    6. “Ghost of Soulja Slim” – Jay Electronica
    7. “A few words for the firing squad” – Run the Jewels
    8. “Can I Believe You” – Fleet Foxes
    9. “Highway” – St. Panther
    10. “Lost in Yesterday” – Tame Impala
    11. “Born Confused” – Porridge Radio
    12. “Michigan Hammers” – Protomartyr

    • 28 min
    Global Perspectives: Are We in a Sweet Spot for Credit Investing

    Global Perspectives: Are We in a Sweet Spot for Credit Investing

    Jenna Barnard and John Pattullo, Co-Heads of Strategic Fixed Income, join Adam Hetts, Global Head of Portfolio Construction and Strategy, to discuss all things corporate bonds. Topics include philosophy, making the right calls during the COVID-19 crisis, chances for an aggressive recovery, the prospects of higher interest rates and whether 2021 offers a sweet spot for credit investing.

    • 28 min
    Plan Talk: How to Use Client Motivations to Encourage Better Social Security Decisions

    Plan Talk: How to Use Client Motivations to Encourage Better Social Security Decisions

    Many American workers fear that the Social Security trust could be depleted in the not-so-distant future, which may lead some individuals to collect their benefits early – a decision that can significantly reduce their earned benefit. In this episode of Plan Talk, Retirement Director Ben Rizzuto explains research-based techniques that can be used to help ensure people more fully consider their options and make better decisions regarding when to claim this important earned benefit.

    • 22 min
    Plan Talk: Assessing Fixed Income Options in Retirement Plan Lineups

    Plan Talk: Assessing Fixed Income Options in Retirement Plan Lineups

    In the latest episode of Plan Talk, Retirement Director Ben Rizzuto and Fixed Income Product Specialist Jessica Leoncini discuss current plan menu designs and investment trends in defined contribution (DC) plans. Referencing the findings from a survey Janus Henderson recently conducted with the Plan Sponsor Council of America, they explain how the lack of adequate fixed income options in many defined contribution plans could affect participants’ ability to retire comfortably – particularly with global interest rates at historic lows.

    • 37 min
    Global Perspectives: Making Sense of the U.S. Election

    Global Perspectives: Making Sense of the U.S. Election

    On November 5, Janus Henderson Investors hosted a panel discussion exploring the market implications of the 2020 U.S. election. Although the final vote was still unknown at the time, Democrat Joe Biden was projected to take the White House and Republicans were expected to remain in control of the Senate, even as polls prior to the election had suggested that a Democratic sweep, or “blue wave,” was likely. With that backdrop in mind, our panel of investment professionals – Ashwin Alankar, Ph.D., Head of Global Asset Allocation; Jim Cielinski, CFA, Global Head of Fixed Income; and Matt Peron, Director of Research – joined moderator Bruce Koepfgen, Head of North America, to discuss what the result could mean for financial markets and investors.

    • 46 min

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