Latest Q&A Based Profiles ( 10 Interview, 1011 Classes )

Seeking the Highest Quality Return Stream

Multi-Cap > Growth

AGFIX Date - Feb 2, 2020

Voya Intermediate Bond Fund runs a highly diversified portfolio, with a minimum of 80% invested in investment grade and the rest of the holdings spread among bank loans, mortgage backed securities and below investment grade bonds. Lead portfolio manager Matt Toms stresses the importance of deep knowledge and collaborative culture

A Broadly Diversified Securitized Credit Strategy

Mid-Cap > Value

OISVX Date - Apr 4, 2019

Recognizing that securitized credit markets can and do rapidly change, Dave S. Goodson, portfolio manager of Voya Securitized Credit Fund, stresses the importance of a dynamic approach, nimbleness and diversification to generate steady returns through the cycle. Investing across the entire spectrum of securitized credit, the fund relies on its

Striking Right Upside Downside Risk Balance

Small-Cap > Core

FDSCX Date - Oct 10, 2013

Fixed income securities are issued by governments and corporations of varying financial health with differing maturities. Researching these securities in various sectors demands in-depth research. Matt Toms and his team of managers and analysts look to strike the right balance among various classes of securities that offer the best upside

Pure Play in Bank Loans

Multi-Cap > Growth

FGRAX Date - Aug 8, 2013

Bank loans are a specialized asset class and require an expertise in understanding credit, collateral and loan documentation. Unlike other investment managers, ING has completely segregated its loan investment group from its high yield bond investment group, thereby eliminating any inherent public/private conflict.

Changing Correlations

Small-Cap > Core

FDSCX Date - Aug 8, 2012

One of the intricacies of the bond market is that it comprises several segments with varying and changing risk profiles. The portfolio management team of the ING Intermediate Bond Fund adheres to a risk-controlled strategy in search of changing opportunities among different sectors in the bond market.

Dividends for Stable Growth

Small-Cap > Core

DSCIX Date - Apr 4, 2007

Dividends are a key part of the return of an equity portfolio, according to the managers of the ING Global Equity Dividend, as they provide smoother and more sustainable growth. But finding the right companies remains crucial as running a high-conviction portfolio, where every stock has equal weight. Constrained only

Unconstrained in Selection, Not in Risk

Mid-Cap > Value

APDQX Date - Oct 10, 2017

In the vast global bond markets, different segments have different risk-return profiles. Matthew Toms, portfolio manager of the Voya Strategic Income Opportunities Fund, and a team of researchers select securities that offer superior risk/reward ratios as they allocate capital to fixed-income segments based on rigorous macro economic analysis. 

Consistency Through Market Cycles

Multi-Cap > Growth

AMONX Date - Apr 4, 2017

One of the common characteristics of smaller companies is the combination of a limited product portfolio with infrequent access to capital markets. What is more, investors are prone to sell small-cap stocks first and ask questions later at the slightest hint of distress. Portfolio manager Jim Hasso and a team

A Fundamental Approach to Stocks and Bonds

Infrastructure > NA

AIAFX Date - Aug 8, 2016

Portfolios that are not properly diversified between stocks and bonds are likely to suffer from extended periods of sub-par or even negative returns. Douglas Coté and Karyn Cavanaugh, portfolio managers of the Voya Global Perspectives Fund, adhere to this principle by varying the allocation between the two asset classes based

Research Intensive and Team Managed

Multi-Cap > Growth

AGFIX Date - Mar 3, 2016

A diversified fixed-income portfolio of corporate and government agency bonds generally provides better balance between risks and returns. Matt Toms explains how the portfolio team of the Voya Intermediate Bond Fund benefits from the input of a dedicated team of analysts following debt securities that range from investment grade corporate