Exploring the Global High Yield Landscape

Discussing how investors should be thinking about high-yield fixed income in light of today’s global growth, rates, and inflation environment are Jens VanBrabant, senior portfolio manager and head of European High Yield; Mike Schueller, senior portfolio manager, U.S. High Yield; and Brian Jacobsen, senior investment strategist, with Allspring Global Investments.

The Implications of the Russia-Ukraine War across Asset Classes

This episode’s roundtable discussion features a deep dive into the Russia-Ukraine War from a fixed income, equity, and multi-asset perspective. George Bory, managing director for Fixed Income Strategy and Product Specialists for Allspring Global Investments, speaks with Ann Miletti, head of Active Equities, and Matthias Scheiber, global head of Portfolio Management for the Multi-Asset Solutions team.

Income Generation and the Russia-Ukraine War Through a Sustainability Lens

Himani Phadke, senior sustainable investing strategist; Kandarp Acharya, senior portfolio manager; and Sophie Careford, senior solutions analyst, discuss how Allspring is tackling the challenge of delivering dividend income while aiming to reduce climate risk and the risks of the Russia-Ukraine war.

Inflation and the Russia-Ukraine War: Effects on Portfolio Construction

Bryant VanCronkhite, managing director and senior portfolio manager for the Allspring Special Global Equity team, speaks with Christine Collins, investment strategies consultant, on how his team approaches portfolio construction as it relates to the Russian-Ukraine War, inflation, and other global factors.

Break the Workplace Bias: Celebrating International Women’s Day

To honor Women’s History Month and, specifically, International Women’s Day, which is March 8, Kate McKinley, chief legal officer for Allspring Global Investments, spoke with René Picazo, head of the Wealth Client Group, about collectively valuing and celebrating difference; forging women’s equality; and taking action to rid the world of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination.

The Critical Role Taxes Play in Portfolio Optimization

This podcast focuses on tax-aware transition planning, what it is, and how it may benefit investors who wish to transition their portfolios as their goals change over time. To discuss are Manju Boraiah, Senior Portfolio Manager & Global Head of Systematic Fixed Income, and Kandarp Acharya, Senior Portfolio Manager for Multi-Asset Solutions.