Fixed-income investment management sits at the core of Ostrum AM's identity, as we draw on our teams' expertise and their average 20 years' experience in interest rate and credit investment across all geographical areas and management styles.
Ostrum AM offers a range of varied strategies across all fixed-income asset classes as we seek to address institutional investors' regulatory, social and environmental requirements with a single overarching goal - offer an innovative and personalized service to pursue yield while adapting to each individual risk profile.
International in-house research
Our credit research teams boast 23 analysts covering more than 1,000 bond issuers, 40% of which are outside Europe, while also screening for ESG criteria.
Active fundamental management approach
Our portfolio managers take an in-depth top-down and bottom-up approach to develop their convictions and pick out the best potential issues at any given time.
Team-based approachWe take a collegial approach, as portfolio managers, credit and ESG analysts, strategists, economists and quantitative analysts work together in a multi-expert strategy to form investment decisions on a daily basis.
Highly-organized portfolio construction
Our portfolio managers draw on proprietary tools across the entire process from portfolio weighting to actively managing the risk budget.
ESG integrationOur selection process is built on analysis of ESG materiality - the impact of Environmental, Social and Governance criteria on issuers' risk.
Source: Ostrum AM at end-September 2020
€ Billion in bond assets managed
€ Billion in green bonds
fixed income strategies