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Christopher Allen

Christopher Allen

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About Christopher Allen

Chris Allen, CFA, director, is a member of the Euro Fixed Income team within BlackRock's Fundamental Fixed Income Portfolio Management Group. He is responsible for managing both institutional and retail mandates, specialising in government-only and aggregate strategies with a focus on rates, sovereigns and inflation-linked bonds. He is co-portfolio manager on the BlackRock Global Funds (BGF) Euro Short Duration Bond Fund. Chris’ service with the firm dates back to 2004, including his years with Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM), which merged with BlackRock in 2006. He began his career at MLIM as a member of the graduate training program and initially managed global bond mandates before joining the Euro Fixed Income team in 2006. Chris earned an MA with first class honours in Mathematics from Oxford University in 2004.

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Citywire Rating: Not Rated


  • JRated A in Jan 2018
  • FRated A in Feb 2018
  • MNot rated in Mar 2018
  • ANot rated in Apr 2018


Bonds - Euro Short Term
over : 31/03/2017 - 31/03/2018

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 0.1%
2017 1.1% 0.2% 0.4% 0.3% 0.2%
2016 1.3% 0.1% 0.5% 0.5% 0.3%
2015 1.4% 1.0% -0.2% 0.0% 0.5%

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