Fixed Income

 

Domestic Fixed Income Team

Fergus McDonald

Fergus McDonald
Head of Bonds and Currency

  • Fergus is responsible for the investment strategy, performance and compliance of Bond, Cash and Currency mandates;
  • Twenty Seven years of industry experience. Fergus has considerable experience in managing bond portfolios that comnine Government stock and derivatives with corporate debt securities;
  • Fergus was instrumental in developing and managing New Zealand's first corporate bond unit trust;
  • Fergus holds a Bachelor of Arts (Economics), from Victoria University of Wellington and a Certificate of Treasury Professionals;
  • Joined in 1990

Ian Bellew

Ian Bellew
Fixed Income Manager

  • Ian is responsible for the implementation of investment strategy and day to day management of the fixed income and option portfolios. Ian contributes to team decision making by analysing economic information and identifying global and domestic trends;
  • Nineteen years of experience in the industry. Ian Joined Nikko as the Cash Portfolio Manager and was promoted to Fixed Income Manager in January 2012;
  • Ian holds a Bachelor of Commerce - Finance and Post-Graduate Diploma in Commerce - Finance from the University of Otago;
  • Joined in 1998.

Tim O'Loan

Tim O'Loan
Fixed Income Analyst

  • Tim assists with the management of the fixed income portfolios with emphasis on the implementation of the investment strategy for the cash and short term portfolios as well as currency hedging of offshore assets;
  • 9 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Nikko AM NZ, Tim was with NZ Super Fund and OnePath (previously ING NZ);
  • Tim holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Graduate Diploma of Commerce from the University of Auckland and a Masters of Applied Finance from Victoria University of Wellington;
  • Joined in 2012.