Fixed Income

Fixed income investments and strategies

Serving asset managers, corporations, depository institutions, insurance companies, and public entities

We focus on helping our clients manage risk, simplify their investment process, and optimize return. We provide access to the fixed income markets and insightful strategies for a broad range of clients around the globe who manage all or a portion of their own investment portfolio. 

A customer-centric leader in capital markets

Wells Fargo Securities offers a customer-centric approach to our capital markets services. We work with you to meet your investment and execution needs and offer a full spectrum of fixed income products.

Our experienced sales and trading teams are dedicated to providing superior customer service and support. We focus on quick response times, helping our clients be efficient, and offer fair and reasonable prices.

Whether your trading needs are electronic or high-touch, we can help you execute, enhance liquidity, and manage risk through our broad product and service offering and operational efficiency. 

A strong and stable counterparty

We are proud of our legacy of strength and stability for over 160 years.

  • Wells Fargo Securities, LLC (“WFS”) is rated AA- for long term and A-1+ for short term, with a stable outlook (issued on May 31, 2015) by Standard & Poor’s. 
  • Wells Fargo’s debt rating is one of the highest of any financial services company.

We provide a full suite of investment services to institutional and corporate investors, including these client segments:

Asset Managers and Insurance Companies

We work with many of the largest global asset managers and insurance companies seeking deep liquidity and access to us through a variety of trading platforms.


Our dedicated team of fixed income professionals provide a comprehensive suite of investment products. We offer the resources of a national financial services firm, local expertise, and a commitment to customer service to help corporations with their investment and liquidity needs.

Depository Institutions

We help banks and credit unions manage their balance sheet and portfolio risk in an ever changing regulatory landscape.

Public Entities

We build on our tradition of serving public entities by offering a growing list investment products, services, and expertise to finance directors and business administrators for public institutions across America. We have a local, customer-focused approach and offer in-depth knowledge of your region, industry, and investment needs.

We provide access to the fixed income markets, insights and strategies, award winning research, optimized trade execution and electronic trading through a variety of platforms. 

Fixed income investments

We offer a full range of investments including U.S. treasuries, agencies, high grade and high yield corporates, asset-backed securities, RMBS, CMBS, money market funds and more.

Market & Portfolio Strategies

Our team provides portfolio and balance sheet analysis, customized investment strategies, and in-depth fixed income market commentary. We work daily to maximize yield across all products. We offer viewpoints from specialized trading desks across all fixed income asset classes.


We have an experienced and award-winning team of more than 250 research professionals and cover multiple fixed income sectors. We ranked #1 in High Grade research in 2015, 2014, and 2013 and #3 in High Yield in 2015 and 2014.

Research and Economics

Get timely macroeconomic commentary, industry analysis, and investment recommendations from our experienced research and economics team.

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