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Threadneedle appoints Backhouse to fixed income team

Threadneedle Investments is appointing David Backhouse to its fixed
income team as an investment analyst in investment grade credit.
Backhouse joins from Gartmore where he was a credit analyst
working on investment bonds and crossover credits.

Threadneedle head of fixed income Robert Stirling says: “We have a
highly regarded fixed income team of 30 investment professionals
and an excellent record of outperformance across our funds. David&#39s
appointment will further increase our ability to continue to deliver in
that and other areas.”

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