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James Colby IIIJames Colby III, Senior Municipal Strategist & Portfolio Manager, VanEck, is a Portfolio Manager for VanEck Vectors® non-taxable Fixed Income ETFs

  • Senior Municipal Strategist responsible for portfolio strategy and security analysis; specializes in U.S. municipal bond markets
  • Investment Management Team Member since 2007
  • Prior to joining VanEck, held several senior municipal fixed income positions including director and senior portfolio manager for High Yield Municipal Fixed Income at Lord Abbett; director and senior portfolio manager for Municipal Fixed Income at John Hancock Funds; director for fixed income management at Old Harbor Capital; and co-manager/senior portfolio manager for municipal funds at Evergreen Asset Management
  • Media appearances include CNBC and Bloomberg Radio; quoted in The Wall Street Journal, CNNMoney, Bloomberg News, Reuters, TheStreet, ETF Trends, Investors Business Daily, and The Bond Buyer, among others
  • Member of National Municipal Buyers Conference (Chairman, 1996), Municipal Forum of New York, Boston Fixed Income Management Society, and The Economics Club of New York
  • MBA, Finance, Hofstra University; BA, Economics and International Relations, Brown University
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Event Name Virtual Muni ESG Panel
Event Date 2021-11-29

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