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Gene Tannuzzo, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager

Gene Tannuzzo is a Senior Portfolio Manager for strategic income and multi-sector fixed income at Columbia Management Investment Advisers, LLC. He began his investment career at the firm in 2003 as a Financial Analyst and moved into his current position in February 2007. In this role, he is responsible for the day-to-day management of the strategic income and income builder strategies, certain institutional accounts, as well as contributing to fixed-income strategy meetings. Prior to his current role, Mr. Tannuzzo was a member of the municipal bond team.

Mr. Tannuzzo earned a B.S.B. from the University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management. He earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2006.

Q4 fixed income outlook — External influences

Gene Tannuzzo, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager | September 22, 2014

While the bond market has generated strong returns so far in 2014, we are positioning portfolios with a shorter duration to protect against rising interest rates. Although we think that corporate bonds look better than their government counterparts, the most attractive bond market opportunities may be outside of the corporate market. Investors should remain flexible in order to