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Thinking outside the box: Using ILS to complement fixed income

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Beat Holliger
Head of Product Management, ILS

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Brad Angle
Alternatives Director

 

Despite strong YTD returns, traditional fixed income faces headwinds, including credit risk, duration risk, and low/negative yields. ILS, however, offers the opportunity to access attractive yield and a return profile not correlated with these risks. In an environment where diversification is critically important, ILS and cat bonds in general can serve as a ballast during future periods of market dislocation.

 

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Source: Schroders, Bloomberg, Datastream, June 30, 2019. Correlations reflect past performance and offer no guarantee of future results.

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