The Institutional Investor Survey reflects the opinions of nearly 2,100 portfolio managers and buy-side analysts at 540 institutions that manage an estimated $9.6 trillion in U.S. fixed-income assets. These rankings are an indication of Wells Fargo’s continued dedication and thought leadership across the fixed income investing spectrum.
Economics & Strategy Team
Senior analyst and teamIndividual ranking
Dave Preston# 1 Collateralized Loan Obligations
George Bory (Trey Winslett and Nate Rosenbaum)# 2 Investment Grade Strategy
#1 High Grade Research Team
Senior analyst and teamIndividual ranking
Nicole Black (Erin Avery)# 1 Media & Entertainment
# 1 Telecommunications Services
# 2 Technology
Todd Duvick (Michael Walsh)# 1 Consumer Products
# 2 Retailing
Rob Hauff (Kyle Roland)# 1 Insurance
Thierry Perrein (Kevin McClure)# 1 REITs
James Strecker (Jonathan Landsberg)# 1 Banks
# 3 Nonbank Financials
Jim Dunn (Eric Isch)# 2 Basic Industries
# 2 Transportation
# 3 Aerospace & Defense
# 3 Manufacturing
Ross Payne (Michael Busche)# 2 Energy
Kamal Patel# 3 Electric Utilities
#3 High Yield Research Team
Senior analyst and teamIndividual ranking
David Deterding (Tyler Gately)# 1 Metals & Mining
Bryan Hunt (David Kuck)# 1 Food & Beverages
Grant Jordan (David Eller)# 1 Consumer Products
# 3 Retailing
Lee Brading (Melissa Zayas)# 2 Building
Davis Hebert (Eric Fishel)# 2 Broadcasting & Publishing
RU Telecommunications Services
James Spicer (Mark Guile)# 2 Energy
Donovan Chaney (Brooke Burlingame)# 3 Manufacturing / General Industries
Dennis Farrell (Andre Hester)# 3 Gaming & Lodging
Duncan Brown (Derrick Beveridge)RU Health Care
*RU = Runner up
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