The next big move in rates may be triggered by concerns about possible future Fed rate hikes. High-quality bonds may struggle to generate coupon-like returns. Emerging markets may ultimately benefit from the synchronized uptick in growth in global developed markets. With nearly two months of the year behind us, we thought now would be a
Colin J. Lundgren, CFA, Head of Fixed Income
Colin Lundgren is head of fixed income at Columbia Management Investment Advisers, LLC. In this role, Mr. Lundgren is responsible for investment oversight of managed and owned fixed-income portfolios, leading a team of experienced investment professionals. Prior to his current role, he was a sector leader for institutional fixed-income and asset allocation products. In addition, he held positions of responsibility for the development and operation of enhanced equity index products, fixed-income quantitative analysis, mortgage analysis and management of the investment statistical analysis group. Mr. Lundgren joined Columbia Management Investment Advisers in 1986 and has been a member of the investment community since then.
Mr. Lundgren earned a B.A. in political science from Lake Forest College. He is a member of the CFA Society of Minnesota. In addition, he holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.