Standard Life Investments

Our fixed income capabilities

Fixed income capabilities

Standard Life Investments offers fixed income capabilities across a wide range of sub-sectors and geographies. Our commitment to the asset class is underlined by the extensive range of fixed income strategies we have developed to meet the needs of both existing and new clients.

  • Investment grade corporate bonds – clients can benefit from our credit expertise across the major global corporate bond markets.
  • High yield corporate bonds – for those clients seeking a higher yield credit, we offer a range of global high yield solutions.
  • Government bonds – our capabilities extend across the world’s government bond markets and cover a broad range of strategies.
  • Emerging market debt – we have a dedicated and experienced emerging markets team, enabling investors to access divergent economic fundamentals between emerging and developed markets.
  • Inflation-linked bonds – includes a range of regional and global inflation-linked bond strategies for investors with concerns over the future path of inflation.
  • Absolute return bond strategies – these seek to provide positive performance in all market conditions, while also helping to carefully control investment risks.


This material is not intended as an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any security, and it is not provided as sales or advertising communication and does not constitute investment advice.

Products and services described herein are provided by Standard Life Investments, its subsidiaries, affiliates or related companies.

The information provided is for informational purposes only and serves to provide general information to clients and is not meant to be legal or tax advice for any particular investor, which can only be provided by qualified tax and legal counsel.

An investment in the strategy is speculative and involves certain risks. Prospective investors should ensure that they: (1) understand the nature of the investment and the extent of their exposure to risk; (2) have sufficient knowledge, experience and access to professional advisors to make their own legal, tax, accounting, and financial evaluation of the merits and risks of participating in an investment in the strategy; and (3) consider the suitability of investing in light of their own circumstances and financial condition. The strategy’s investment program is not suitable as the sole investment vehicle for an investor and should be part of an overall investment strategy. Investors should only invest if total off of the investment may be sustained.

Due to among other things, the volatile nature of the markets and the investment strategies discussed herein, they may only be suitable for certain investors. No investment strategy or risk management technique can guarantee return or eliminate risk in any market environment. Further, this information may be amended or revoked at any time without notice.

Bonds are subject to varying degrees of interest-rate, credit, liquidity, prepayment and extension, derivative and market risks. Generally, all other factors being equal, bond prices move in the opposite direction of interest rate changes.

The above factors do not claim to be a complete list or explanation of the risks involved in an investment in this strategy. Investors should read the confidential offering document and consult with his/her own advisors before deciding to subscribe or invest. In addition, as the investment markets and strategy develop and change over time, an investment may be subject to additional and different risk factors. No assurance can be made that profits will be achieved or that substantial losses will not be incurred.