WFAM U.S. High Yield Fixed Income

The WFAM U.S. High Yield Fixed Income team utilizes a rigorous, bottom-up approach to security selection:

  • Focuses on credit fundamentals and avoids momentum-driven strategies
  • Manages credit risk and invests opportunistically when the reward justifies the risk
  • Diversifies portfolios across issuers, sectors, and maturities
  • Documents rationale supporting each initial investment in a credit
  • Uses a contrarian philosophy with an emphasis on the relative risk/reward characteristic of each individual credit
  • Uses the vast resources of Wells Capital Management to support the team's intensive research philosophy

Portfolio management team

Niklas Nordenfelt, CFANiklas Nordenfelt, CFA
Managing Director, Senior Portfolio Manager, and Co-Head
27 years investment experience
Philip SusserPhilip Susser
Managing Director, Senior Portfolio Manager, and Co-Head
23 years industry experience
Thomas M. Price, CFAThomas M. Price, CFA
Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager
28 years investment experience
Menomonee Falls, WI and San Francisco, CA

Team location

Menomonee Falls, WI
San Francisco, CA

Note: CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are trademarks owned by CFA Institute.

For an accessible version of any PDF listed on this page, please follow the instructions on our accessibility commitments page or contact our ADA Comment line
at 1-877-644-7819.

© 2018 Wells Capital Management. Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM) is a trade name used by the asset management businesses of Wells Fargo & Company. WFAM includes but is not limited to Analytic Investors, LLC; ECM Asset Management Ltd.; Galliard Capital Management, Inc.; Wells Capital Management Inc.; Wells Fargo Asset Management (International), LLC; Wells Fargo Asset Management Luxembourg S.A.; Wells Fargo Funds Distributor, LLC; and Wells Fargo Funds Management, LLC.

© 2006 - 2018 Wells Capital Management. All rights reserved.

Wells Capital Management® is a registered service mark of Wells Fargo & Company.