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Jeroen van Bezooijen
What can North American and European investors learn from Japan’s experience with low yields in the past two decades?
Adding alternatives may not only make economic sense, but it also has the potential to improve European insurers’ return on capital.
We find that for many investors concerned about rising interest rates, low duration strategies tend to offer a higher yield along with lower volatility than their duration-hedged counterparts.
Over the long term, bond investors are typically compensated for holding
Product Manager, Head of EMEA Client Solutions
Mr. van Bezooijen is an executive vice president and head of the EMEA client solutions group based in London. The solutions group works with clients to provide thought leadership and develop multi-asset and hedging solutions. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2008, he worked in the pensions and insurance strategy group at Goldman Sachs, where he focused on developing asset-liability solutions for pension funds and insurers. Prior to that, he was in the Pensions Strategy Group at Morgan Stanley and at Mercer Investment Consulting. He has 21 years of investment experience and holds master's degrees in both economics and econometrics from Erasmus University Rotterdam.