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Management

Vanguard Fixed Income Group

Firm Description

Launched in 1975, The Vanguard Group, Malvern, Pennsylvania, is among the world’s largest equity and fixed income managers. As chief investment officer and managing director, Mortimer J. Buckley oversees Vanguard’s Equity Investment and Fixed Income Groups. Gregory Davis, CFA, principal and global head of Fixed Income Group, has direct oversight responsibility for all money market, bond, and stable value portfolios managed by the Fixed Income Group. He has managed investment portfolios since 2000, and has been with Vanguard since 1999. Paul M. Jakubowski, principal and Vanguard’s head of credit, has oversight responsibility for investment activities within the credit-related sectors of the taxable fixed income market as well as taxable credit research. He has managed investment portfolios since 2013, and has been with Vanguard since 2000. Ronald M. Reardon, principal and Vanguard’s head of rates, has oversight responsibility for investment activities within the rates-related sectors of the taxable fixed income market, including foreign exchange. He has managed investment portfolios since 2005, and has been with Vanguard since 2001. David R. Glocke, principal and head of Vanguard’s Taxable Money Market Funds, has direct oversight responsibility for all taxable money market funds managed by the Fixed Income Group. He has managed investment portfolios since 1991 and has been with Vanguard since 1997. Christopher W. Alwine, CFA, principal and head of Vanguard’s Municipal Bond Funds, has direct oversight responsibility for all tax-exempt bond funds managed by the Fixed Income Group. He has managed investment portfolios since 1996 and has been with Vanguard since 1990. Pamela Wisehaupt Tynan, principal and head of Vanguard’s Municipal Money Market Funds, has direct oversight responsibility for all tax-exempt money market funds managed by the Fixed Income Group. She has managed investment portfolios since 1988 and has been with Vanguard since 1982. The Fixed Income Group offers actively managed investments in U.S. Treasury, corporate, and tax-exempt securities, as well as passively managed index portfolios. Since 1981, it has refined techniques in total-return management, credit research, and index sampling to seek to deliver consistent performance with transparency and risk control. The group has advised Short-Term Investment-Grade Portfolio since 1999.

Investment Manager Biography

Gregory S. Nassour, CFA, Principal

  • Portfolio manager.
  • Advised the portfolio since 2002.
  • Worked in investment management since 1992.
  • B.S., West Chester University.
  • M.B.A., St. Joseph’s University.

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