German asset manager Bantleon has strengthened its bond portfolio management team by hiring Benedikt Schröder as a new credit portfolio manager/desk analyst. At Bantleon, Schröder is responsible for the analysis of global corporate bonds. His responsibilities include selecting individual securities on the basis of fundamental research and relative value analyses. Schröder has more than five years of experience as a credit analyst and four years as a portfolio manager. He has already worked for Lazard Asset Management and inprimo invest in Frankfurt.