All The Credit, Episode 7
In episode seven, Host and Senior Portfolio Manager Mike Collins welcomes John Vibert, PGIM Fixed Income's Head of Securitized Products.
Michael J. Collins, CFA, is a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager for Core, Core Plus, Absolute Return, and other Multi-Sector Fixed Income strategies. Previously, Mr. Collins was a High Yield Portfolio Manager and Fixed Income Investment Strategist. Earlier he was a credit research analyst, covering investment grade and high yield corporate credits. Additionally, he developed proprietary quantitative international interest rate and currency valuation models for our global bond unit. Mr. Collins began his career at the Firm in 1986 as a software applications designer. He received a BS in Mathematics and Computer Science from Binghamton University and an MBA in Finance from New York University. Mr. Collins holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and is a Fellow of the Life Management Institute (FLMI). He is currently the Chairman of the Board of CEA, a non-profit that provides education and employment for people with disabilities.
Mr. Collins was named a 2018 and 2019 winner of the Pension and Investment Provider Award for Global Multi-Asset Credit. Award methodologies can be viewed by clicking here for the 2018 award and here for the 2019 award.
All information as of June 30, 2020.