Fixed Income Strategist
Fed maintains gradualism
21.03.2017 - Axel Botte
Weekly markets analysis from experts of Natixis AM's Fixed Income investment division.
- Fed projects three hikes in 2017
- Growth momentum intact in Europe, US
- German 2-year yields back above -0.80%
- Neutral on rates, hold 10s30s steepeners
- Credit spreads keep narrowing
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He began his career in 2000 at AXA Investment Managers as equity strategist producing both geographical and regional equity allocation recommendations.
In 2007, he was named Head of the Fixed Income research within the Investment Strategy department managing 2 fixed income strategists.
He joined Natixis Asset Management in October 2010 as Fixed Income Strategist. He provides top-down analysis of fixed income markets in close relationship with fund management teams. The research covers interest rates, developed market government bonds, sovereign debt allocation, global inflation-linked, credit and structured credit.
Axel Botte is a graduate of the University of Cergy-Pontoise. He holds a Advanced Studies Diploma (DEA) in Analysis of Financial and Industrial Strategies.