French-born Jean-Jacques Durand is currently based in Paris where he is a fund manager at Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management having joined in 2011 from Gecko Capital Partners. He manages the EdR Emerging Bonds Fund using a total return, non-benchmarked investment style. Outside of fund management, Jean-Jacques enjoys many sports such as swimming, running, surfing and trekking and also painting.
The Sub-Funds investment objective is to outperform its benchmark, namely the JP Morgan EMBI Global Index, over an investment horizon of three years, using discretionary management on all bond markets from emerging countries. The Sub-Funds investment strategy consists in constructing a portfolio that represents the Investment Managers expectations on all bond markets and currencies from emerging countries. Geographic diversification includes the countries of Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and Central and Eastern Europe.
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