Daniel Ivascyn is group chief investment officer and a managing director at PIMCO in the Newport Beach office. He is lead portfolio manager for the firm’s income strategies and credit hedge fund and mortgage opportunistic strategies. He is a member of PIMCO's executive committee and a member of the investment committee. Prior to joining PIMCO in 1998, he worked at Bear Stearns in the asset-backed securities group, as well as T. Rowe Price and Fidelity Investments. He has over 23 years of investment experience and holds an MBA in analytic finance from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and a bachelor's degree in economics from Occidental College.
Alfred T. Murata is a managing director and portfolio manager at Pimco's Newport Beach office, managing income-oriented, multi-sector credit, opportunistic and securitised strategies. Prior to joining Pimco in 2001, he researched and implemented exotic equity and interest rate derivatives at Nikko Financial Technologies. He has 18 years of investment experience and holds a Ph.D. in engineering economic systems and operations research from Stanford University. He also earned a J.D. from Stanford Law School and is a member of the State Bar of California.
The primary investment objective of the Fund is to seek high current income, consistent with prudent investment management. Long-term capital appreciation is a secondary objective. The Fund will utilise a global multi-sector strategy that seeks to combine the Investment Advisors total return investment process and philosophy with income maximization. Portfolio construction is founded on the principle of diversification across a broad range of global fixed income securities. Top-down and bottom-up strategies are used to identify multiple sources of value to generate consistent returns.
- Hong Kong
- United Arab Emirates
- United Kingdom