Find out what our experts are saying.
Timely insights on global markets and macroeconomics
Shareholder Services 6AM - 4PM PST
PIMCO Asia Limited
Suite 2201, 22nd Floor
PIMCO Europe Ltd
(Registered in UK and Wales, Company No. 2604517)
TEL: +44 (0) 20 3640 1000
FAX: +44 (0) 20 3640 1007
Shareholder services 9AM to 5PM
TEL: +44 (0) 20 3640 1407
PIMCO Europe Ltd - Italy
(Iscritta al Registro delle Imprese in Italia al n. 07533910969)
TEL: +39 02 9475 5400
FAX: +39 02 9475 5402
PIMCO Deutschland GmbH (Registriert in Deutschland, Firmennr. 192083)
TEL: +49 89 26209 6000
FAX: +49 89 26209 6005
TEL: +1 212-776-1500
FAX: +1 212-776-1520
TEL: +55 (21) 3956-5800
FAX: +55 (21) 3956-5815
PIMCO Asia Pte. Ltd
(Registration No. 199804652K)
TEL: 65 6491-8000
FAX: 65 6538-2700
PIMCO Australia Pty. Ltd
ABN 54 084 280 508
AFS Licence 246862
PIMCO Canada Corp.
TEL: +1 416 368 3350
FAX: +1 416 368 3576
PIMCO (Schweiz) GmbH
(Registered in Switzerland, Company No. CH-020.4.038.582-2)
TEL: +41 44 512 49 10
You have not saved any content. Explore our site now and save your favorite products, insights, and/or documents.
The opportunity is once again ripe for liability-driven investors to incorporate more long credit bonds into their de-risking plans.
As consensus grows on the prospect of lower asset class returns, investors are taking a fresh look at the potential consequences and solutions.
Markets offer the prospect of defeasing near-term liabilities at a discount.
We believe now is a good entry point for long credit investors – especially corporate plan sponsors planning to acquire these bonds in coming years.
A strategy taps equity potential while reducing liability risk.
Load 5 more results
Head of Pension Solutions in the Americas
Mr. Martel is a managing director in the Newport Beach office. He is head of pension solutions in the Americas and focuses on liability-driven investments, asset allocation and asset-liability management strategies for pension funds and insurance companies. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2006, he was responsible for conducting asset-liability modeling and recommending risk management strategies for pension plan sponsors at Mercer Investment Consulting. He also advised institutional clients on asset allocation, investment policy and investment manager selection. He has 15 years of investment experience and holds an undergraduate degree in actuarial science from Laval University. Mr. Martel holds the Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA) designation.