The Fed and Your Clients: Building Fixed Income Portfolios Now
Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Time: 4pm ET | 1pm PT
Join Zach Pandl, Senior Interest Rate Strategist with Columbia Management, for an in-depth discussion on macro-economic factors influencing monetary policy, his outlook for interest rates and understanding and managing duration risk in fixed income portfolios today.
- Monetary policy - an inflection point for unconventional easing
- Analytical vs. empirical duration calculations across bond sectors
- Optimal duration within fixed income portfolios
- The path of rates and the speed at which they rise
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Senior Interest Rate Strategist
Zach Pandl is a Senior Interest Rate Strategist for Columbia Management Investment Advisers, LLC, based in Minneapolis. Mr. Pandl focuses on research relating to the macroeconomy and government policy and their implications for interest rate markets. He chairs the Columbia Management Interest Rate Committee, which is responsible for formulating and articulating the firm’s view on interest rates in the U.S. and other developed markets. Mr. Pandl joined the firm in 2012 and has been a member of the investment community since 2006.
Prior to joining Columbia Management, Mr. Pandl was senior economist at Goldman, Sachs & Co. in New York. There he was responsible for original research on the U.S. economy and interest rates and the development of proprietary analytical tools. Previously, he held positions at Nomura Securities and Lehman Brothers.
Mr. Pandl earned his B.S. in economics from the University of St. Thomas and his Masters in economics from New York University.