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Fixed Income Investing

Advantus has broad fixed income capabilities including duration based fixed income strategies, mortgage securities, and high yield bonds.

Our duration based strategies focus primarily on investment grade debt securities. These securities include U.S. Treasury and agency securities, corporate bonds, mortgage-backed securities and asset-backed securities and municipal bonds.

For Institutional Investors

Strategic Credit Income strategy fact sheet
Index: Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond

Ultra Short Duration factsheet

Ultra Short Duration strategy fact sheet
Index: Bloomberg Barclays Short Treasury 9-12 Month Bond

Short Duration factsheet
 

Short Duration strategy fact sheet
Index: Bloomberg Barclays U.S. 1-3 Year Government/Credit Bond

 Full Duration factsheet

Full Duration strategy fact sheet
Index: Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond (duration 3.5-5.5 years)

 Long Duration factsheet

Long Duration strategy fact sheet
Index: Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Long Government/Credit Bond (duration 9.5-16.0 years)

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Meet the Investment Team

 
Tom Houghton, CFA
Vice President & Portfolio Manager
Jane Wyatt, CFA
Vice President & Portfolio Manager
 
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David Land, CFA
Vice President & Portfolio Manager
Dan Henken, CFA
Investment Officer & Portfolio Manager

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Ivy Advantus Bond Fund

Advantus sub-advises the Ivy Advantus Bond Fund for the Ivy Investment Management company.