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Access Rising Opportunities in a Stable Market

Underpinned by the city’s strong economic fundamentals and top sovereign rating, the Singapore dollar bond market has remained stable despite global uncertainty. With a growing base of diverse local and international issuers, a thoughtful credit selection approach is key to finding sources of enhanced returns.

Partner with PineBridge to tap this opportunity through our local expertise.

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Long track record in the Singapore dollar bond market

More than 19 years of experience managing Singapore dollar fixed income assets1

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Time-tested fundamental approach

Combining bottom-up and top-down research to select credit opportunities

Seasoned, on-the-ground investment team

An award-winning Asian fixed income team across the region and a portfolio manager2 based in Singapore, supported by a global team that altogether manages US$84.5 billion in fixed income assets3

Omar Slim, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income shares the diverse landscape of the Singapore bond market, the importance of active selectivity and how the team views opportunities in this asset class in the year ahead.

Investment Case and 2021 Outlook for Singapore Bonds

How Selectivity Delivers Enhanced Quality with Attractive Returns in Singapore Bonds

In a turbulent 2020, the Singapore dollar bond market has shown that it can offer attractive returns with top-notch credit quality. Learn how we navigate the market for added value.

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Omar Slim, CFA, discusses how the team achieves differentiated returns from credit research, their approach to risk management and the integration of ESG into PineBridge’s Singapore bond fund.

Seizing Opportunities in the Singapore Bond Market

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1 As of 30 September 2021
2 PineBridge has been awarded Top 8 Investment House for Asian G3 Bonds in Hong Kong in The Asset Benchmark Research Awards, 2018. Portfolio manager Omar Slim was Highly Commended, Most Astute Investor category, Asian G3 Bonds and Asian Local Currency Bonds in Singapore, The Asset Benchmark Research Awards, 2018. For details of methodology, please visit: and Awards are for reference only. It is not indicative of the actual performance of the funds. Third-party rankings from rating publications are no guarantee of future investment success. These ratings should not be construed as an endorsement of the advisor by any client nor are they representative of any one client’s evaluation. Generally, ratings, rankings, and recognition are based on information prepared and submitted by the advisor, and are part of a process in which not all advisors elect to participate. A more detailed disclosure of the criteria used in making these rankings is included in the footnotes for each award. Information contained in this material is based on sources we believe to be accurate as of the date indicated. No representation or warranty is made. We reserve the right to revise any information at any time without prior notice.
3 As of 30 September 2021

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