Securitized Fixed Income
Fort Washington Securitized Total Return | Inception 1/1/2005
Fort Washington Structured Opportunities | Inception 10/1/2011
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Why Securitized Fixed Income
Fort Washington believes that active management is the key factor to successfully navigating this complex and inefficient marketplace. Potential benefits of an allocation to Securitized Fixed Income may include:
Efficient Income Higher income may be attainable with less risk from this under-utilized asset class
Less Sensitivity to Rising Rates & Inflation Actively managed portfolios can be structured with shorter-duration, investment grade securities
Diversification Correlation of returns have historically provided diversification to portfolios
Fort Washington Securitized Fixed Income Solutions
Relative value opportunities exist in the Securitized Fixed Income space, but can be difficult to find. We believe active managers with a focus on fundamental research may be able to identify securities priced below their intrinsic value.
We believe the best approach to this asset class is:
A focus on moderate to higher risk/return opportunities within securitized products
Maintaining high spread/short spread duration portfolios to reduce volatility
Having longer holding periods to enable realization of yield advantages