Michael J. Atkin Portfolio Manager

Funds managed

Fact sheet Annual Semi-annual
Diversified Income Trust
Emerging Markets Income Fund
Global Income Trust

Closed End Funds

Master Intermediate Income Trust
Premier Income Trust

Blog posts

How the Japan election may influence global interest rates


The Japan election could have consequences for the future leadership of the Bank of Japan and the country's impact on global interest rate trends.

Why Brazil's crisis creates new concerns


The revelations of May 17 may pose a threat to President Temer's administration, and therefore a threat to Brazil's short- and medium-term economic outlook.

See the dove in the Fed's dot plot


The market sees a more hawkish Fed in the December 2016 rate hike, but we see see signs of a dove in the Fed's dot plot.