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Ken Taubes

Ken Taubes

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About Ken Taubes

Ken Taubes holds a BSc in accounting from Syracuse University's Utica College and an MBA. from Suffolk University in Boston. He has over three decades of experience in the financial industry starting out at the Bank of New England before moving on to the Home Owners Savings Bank. He then moved into portfolio management spending seven years at Putnam Investments before moving to Pioneer Investments in 1998 where he is currently a portfolio manager.

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Citywire Rating: + rated

2010

  • ANot rated in Apr 2010
  • MNot rated in May 2010
  • JNot rated in Jun 2010
  • JNot rated in Jul 2010
  • ANot rated in Aug 2010
  • SNot rated in Sep 2010
  • ONot rated in Oct 2010
  • NNot rated in Nov 2010
  • DRated A in Dec 2010

2011

  • JRated A in Jan 2011
  • FRated A in Feb 2011
  • MRated A in Mar 2011
  • ARated A in Apr 2011
  • MRated A in May 2011
  • JRated A in Jun 2011
  • JRated A in Jul 2011
  • ARated A in Aug 2011
  • SRated A in Sep 2011
  • ONot rated in Oct 2011
  • NRated A in Nov 2011
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2011

2012

  • JRated AAA in Jan 2012
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2012
  • MRated AAA in Mar 2012
  • ARated AAA in Apr 2012
  • MRated AAA in May 2012
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2012
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2012
  • ARated AA in Aug 2012
  • SRated AA in Sep 2012
  • ORated AA in Oct 2012
  • NRated AA in Nov 2012
  • DRated AA in Dec 2012

2013

  • JRated A in Jan 2013
  • FRated AA in Feb 2013
  • MRated AA in Mar 2013
  • ARated A in Apr 2013
  • MRated A in May 2013
  • JRated AAA in Jun 2013
  • JRated AAA in Jul 2013
  • ARated AA in Aug 2013
  • SRated A in Sep 2013
  • ORated A in Oct 2013
  • NRated A in Nov 2013
  • DRated A in Dec 2013

2014

  • JRated A in Jan 2014
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2014
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2014
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2014
  • MRated Plus in May 2014
  • JRated Plus in Jun 2014
  • JRated A in Jul 2014
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2014
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2014
  • ORated A in Oct 2014
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2014
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2014

2015

  • JRated Plus in Jan 2015
  • FNot rated in Feb 2015
  • MNot rated in Mar 2015
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2015
  • MRated Plus in May 2015
  • JRated A in Jun 2015
  • JRated A in Jul 2015
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2015
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2015
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2015
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2015
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2015

2016

  • JRated Plus in Jan 2016
  • FNot rated in Feb 2016
  • MNot rated in Mar 2016
  • ANot rated in Apr 2016
  • MNot rated in May 2016
  • JNot rated in Jun 2016
  • JNot rated in Jul 2016
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2016
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2016
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2016
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2016
  • DRated A in Dec 2016

2017

  • JRated A in Jan 2017
  • FRated A in Feb 2017
  • MRated A in Mar 2017
  • ARated A in Apr 2017
  • MRated A in May 2017
  • JRated A in Jun 2017
  • JRated A in Jul 2017
  • ARated A in Aug 2017
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2017

Performance

over : 31/08/2016 - 31/08/2017
Manager Return
118 Jim Leaviss 3.5%
119 Mark Egan 3.5%
120 Ken Taubes 3.3%
121 Patricia O'Connor 3.3%
121 Roger Bayston 3.3%
121 Chris Molumphy 3.3%
121 Kent Burns 3.3%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.6% 1.8%
2016 5.3% 2.1% 2.2% 3.1% -2.1%
2015 -2.1% 1.2% -0.9% -1.7% -0.6%
2014 3.4% 2.3% 2.2% -0.6% -0.5%
2013 0.8% 1.4% -2.2% 0.5% 1.1%
2012 1.9%

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The three reasons why the Fed didn’t pull the trigger

Citywire + rated Ken Taubes sets out why the central bank chose not to move away from its record low policy level.

Pioneer strengthens alternative fixed income team with new hire

The new portfolio manager will set to work beside department head on the company's liquid alternative strategies.

Pioneer bond star snaps up HY bets for €3.3bn income fund

Citywire A-rated manager Ken Taubes rebuilds weighting to high yield sector as he believes fundamentals remain strong despite volatility.

Good vs. bad disinflation: what investors need to know

Pioneer's head of investment management for the US, Ken Taubes, questions whether the Fed's inflation target is misguided.

Pioneer's Taubes: ECB must not turn off the taps yet

VIDEO: The Citywire A-rated manager warns the ECB against reducing its monetary base while a wide-scale recovery is still in its infancy.

Bond star Taubes: stop reading Bernanke’s body language

Markets are over-examining what the Fed chair both says and what he doesn’t say, according to the Pioneer manager.

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