Federated’s Gentry to discuss US fixed income at Zurich PFF
John Gentry (pictured), senior vice president, senior portfolio manager and head of the Corporate Fixed Income Group at Federated will discuss US-fixed income opportunities at the InvestmentEurope Pension Fund Forum held in Zurich on 12 May.
With the current low-yield environment representing an unprecedented challenge for fixed income investors, Federated offers strategies ranging from mortgage-backed fixed income products to active cash conservation and real return strategies.
Gentry joined Federated in 1995, he is now responsible for portfolio management and investment research in the fixed-income area concentrating on high-grade corporate, U.S. government and U.S. government agency bonds.
His previous positions include senior treasury analyst at Sun Company, Inc and analyst and at Golembe Associates, Inc. He holds bachelor’s degree from University of Virginia and holds an MBA from Cornell University. Gentry is a CFA charterholder and is a member of the CFA Society as well as Financial Analysts of Philadelphia.