BlackRock boosts fixed income team

Ian Winship has joined BlackRock’s sterling fundamental fixed income team as a senior portfolio manager.

BlackRock had previously described sterling fixed income as a key area of future development in Britain, particularly in its retail business.

In his role at BlackRock, Winship will focus mainly on sterling rates and on developing the group’s business in Britain. He will report to Paul Shuttleworth, the head of sterling fixed income. (article continues below)

Winship previously worked at Brevan Howard, where he was head of absolute return product. Prior to that, he was head of global rates at Aberdeen Asset Management.