Polar’s Sugarman to speak on convertible bonds at Zurich Forum
David Sugarman, fund manager for Polar Capital, will discuss convertible bonds at the InvestmentEurope Pension Fund Forum held in Zurich on 15 May.
Sugarman will address opportunities to generate income and growth with convertible bonds in the context of rising interest rates.
He joined Polar Capital in 2011 and leads the credit and convertible bond research for the ALVA global convertible fund and the ucits global convertible fund.
Sugarman holds an MBA in both International Economic Policy and Business Administration from Columbia University.
Prior to joining Polar Capital, he ran the US convertible bonds positions for CQS, then a USD 7 bn multi-asset hedge fund, and the US-based proprietary convertible research for Barclays Capital.
Overall, he has more than 10 years’ experience in trading and managing convertible bond portfolios.