The asset manager Bantleon is further strenghtening its bond portfolio management team by hiring Benedikt Schröder as a new credit portfolio manager/desk analyst.
At Bantleon, Benedikt Schröder is responsible for the analysis of global corporate bonds. His responsibilities include selecting individual securities on the basis of fundamental research and relative value analyses. Benedikt Schröder has more than five years of experience as a credit analyst and four years as a portfolio manager. He has already worked for Lazard Asset Management and inprimo invest in Frankfurt.
»By hiring Benedikt Schröder, we are strengthening our core competence in bond management,« explains Stephan Kuhnke, Head of Asset Management. »In the current low interest rate environment, which will not change significantly in the foreseeable future, global corporate bonds are important return components in portfolios of institutional and private investors. That is why we are expanding our credit portfolio management.«