In the News

  • Thornburg Investment Management Appoints Carter Sims to Head of Global Distribution
    May 15, 2017 [Our Firm]
    William Mac "Carter" Sims has joined Thornburg as the Head of Global Distribution. Mr. Sims will be responsible for leading the sales and distribution efforts across the company's institutional, intermediary and offshore lines of business.
  • Thornburg Launches Limited Term Income UCITS Fund
    May 3, 2017 [Limited Term Income Fund]
    The firms first fixed income UCITS product, Limited Term Income Fund, is now available to overseas investors.
  • Emerging Markets: Low Fashion, High Durability
    April 12, 2017 [Developing World Fund, Ben Kirby, CFA]
    Portfolio Manager Ben Kirby discusses Thornburg Developing World Fund (UCITS) and the risks and opportunities as emerging markets rebound.
  • Top World Funds Focus On U.S. First; Which Countries Also Attract Big Money?
    March 27, 2017 [Global Opportunities Fund, Vinson Walden, CFA]
    Thornburg’s comparatively larger stake in U.S. equities helps Global Opportunities Fund earn top award: Investor’s Business Daily
  • Thornburg Investment Management Adds R6 Shares on Four Funds
    R6 share classes have been added to Thornburg Global Opportunities Fund, Investment Income Builder Fund, Limited Term Income Fund and Strategic Income Fund.
  • Thornburg Investment Management Receives Two Lipper Fund Awards
    Two of Thornburg's fixed income funds, Thornburg Limited Term Municipal Fund and Thornburg Limited Term U.S. Government Fund, received prestigious Lipper Fund Awards.
  • NM financial adviser: 'Women are not an afterthought. This is a huge part of the market.'
    February 1, 2017 [Jan Blakeley Holman]
    …"there are characteristics of women that advisers should be aware of. They are relationship-oriented, they have an interest in learning and being educated about what they’re doing, and in managing risk."
  • Morningstar Analyst Report: Thornburg Limited Term Muni
    February 21, 2017 [Limited Term Municipal Fund, Christopher Ryon, CFA, Nicholos Venditti, CFA]
    Morningstar’s analysis of Thornburg Limited Term Municipal Fund, based on five key pillars: Process, Performance, People, Parent, and Price.
  • $16 billion Thornburg fund goes shopping globally for dividend stocks
    February 1, 2017 [Investment Income Builder Fund, Ben Kirby, CFA]

    Ben Kirby, co-portfolio manager for Investment Income Builder Fund, discusses “expensive defensives” and shares three fund stock holding examples based in China, Italy, and the U.S.

  • Morningstar Analyst Report: Thornburg Global Opportunities
    January 23, 2017 [Global Opportunities Fund, Brian McMahon, Vinson Walden, CFA]

    Morningstar’s analysis of Thornburg Global Opportunities Fund, based on five key pillars: Process, Performance, People, Parent, and Price.

  • Morningstar Analyst Report: Thornburg Investment Income Builder
    January 23, 2017 [Investment Income Builder Fund, Jason Brady, CFA, Ben Kirby, CFA, Brian McMahon]

    Morningstar’s analysis of Thornburg Investment Income Builder Fund, based on five key pillars: Process, Performance, People, Parent, and Price.

  • Thornburg Launches Long/Short Equity Fund—Adding Liquid Alternative to the Firm’s Equity & Bond Fund Line-up
    January 5, 2017 [Long/Short Equity Fund]
    Thornburg Investment Management has launched Thornburg Long/Short Equity Fund (THLSX), its first liquid alternative fund, effective December 30, 2016. Using the same active, bottom-up investment process that supports all Thornburg products, the new fund offers a focused, opportunistic approach to equities investing.
  • Socially and Financially Responsible
    December 2016 [Better World International Fund, Rolf Kelly, CFA]

    Our process includes meeting with companies on site so we can kick the tires and learn the real business behind their numbers, collect ESG information, and engage with management...

  • Thornburg's View of the Corporate and Municipal Bond Markets
    October 10, 2016 [Bond Funds, Christopher Ryon, CFA, Lon Erickson, CFA]

    Our portfolios are very transparent…so people can look at our portfolio and understand what risks we are taking.

  • Investing in a Brighter Future
    June 2016 [Better World International Fund, Rolf Kelly, CFA]
    Portfolio Manager Rolf Kelly sits down with Liz Claman of Fox Business Network to discuss international ESG (environmental, social, and governance) investing, his favorite stock picks and how his flexible approach helps him find value anywhere in the world.
  • Thornburg Investment Management Receives Lipper Fund Award
    Thornburg Investment Management announced that its Thornburg Limited Term Municipal Fund, received the prestigious Lipper Fund Award for consistent performance, for the sixth year in a row.
  • Thornburg UCITS Range of Funds Available on UK Platform of Raymond James Investment Services Ltd.
    December 8, 2015 [UCITS Funds]
    Raymond James is the first U.K. wealth manager to distribute the Thornburg UCITS fund range. This will provide discretionary fund managers and fund selectors with access to Thornburg's Dublin domiciled UCITS funds.
  • Interesting Times for Active Investors: A Talk with New Thornburg CEO Jason Brady
    February 2016 [Our Firm, Jason Brady, CFA]
    New Thornburg CEO Jason Brady sits down with Trish Regan of Fox Business News to discuss his new role, the Fed rate hike and the global economic outlook for 2016.
  • Thornburg Investment Management Promotions Focus on Preserving Firm's Unique Process and Culture
    December 8, 2015 [Jason Brady, CFA, Brian McMahon, William Fries, CFA, Di Zhou, CFA, Lei Wang, CFA]
    Effective January 1, 2016, Thornburg Investment Management has named Jason Brady to be President and CEO. Current President and CEO Brian McMahon was named Vice Chairman...
  • Thornburg Investment Management Launches Better World International Fund
    September 30, 2015 [Better World International Fund, Rolf Kelly, CFA]
    At Thornburg, we recognize the growing demand for environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing disciplines, and our new offering enjoys the support of our entire investment team to find opportunities that make positive ESG impacts while still focusing on competitive financial returns.
  • It would be 'almost impossible' to bootstrap a company like Thornburg Investment today
    August 14, 2015 [Garrett Thornburg]
    Business First talks to Garrett Thornburg about the regulatory environment – tax policy, compliance burdens, the Dodd-Frank Act, and other regulations can all impact business decisions.
  • Thornburg Receives Eleven Informa "Top Gun" Rankings for Five Diverse Strategies
    Five institutional investment strategies offered by Thornburg Investment Management were awarded the "Top Guns" distinction from Informa Investment Solutions' PSN manager ranking database for the period ended March 31, 2015. Achieving the Top Gun distinction means a product is among the top 10 performers within one or more peer groups reporting to PSN, the longest - running investment manager database in North America.
  • Thornburg Named "Global Core Equity Manager" of the Year in Institutional Investor Magazine's 2015 U.S. Investment Management Awards
    April 28, 2015 [institutional Strategies]
    These awards recognize U.S. money managers who "stood out in the eyes of the investor community for their exceptional performance, risk management and service." Managers are short-listed by Institutional Investor’s editorial staff, in consultation with eVestment, and winners are chosen based on the result s of a survey of U.S. institutional investors.
  • Thornburg Investment Management Receives Two Lipper Fund Awards
    Thornburg Investment Management announced that two of its funds, Limited Term Municipal and International Growth, received the prestigious Lipper Fund Awards for consistent performance.
  • Thornburg Announces Portfolio Manager Promotions Across Fixed Income and Equity Strategies
    February 2, 2015 [Equity Funds, Bond Funds]
    Lon Erickson and Jeffrey Klingelhofer have been named portfolio managers on all of Thornburg's Global Fixed Income strategies. Nicholos Venditti was named portfolio manager on Thornburg’s suite of seven municipal bond funds. On the equity team, Robert MacDonald was named co-portfolio manager of the Thornburg Value Fund.
  • Thornburg Investment Management Announces Launch of Low Duration Income Fund and Low Duration Municipal Fund
    Thornburg Investment Management (TIM) announced today that it has launched the Thornburg Low Duration Income Fund (ticker: TLDAX and TLDIX) and the Thornburg Low Duration Municipal Fund (ticker: TLMAX and TLMIX), effective December 30, 2013. The primary investment goal of both funds is current income (exempt from federal income tax in the case of the muni fund), consistent with preservation of capital.
  • Thornburg Investment Management Sponsors First Leadership Boot Camp for Elite Women of Wall Street
    December 4, 2013 [our Firm]
    Thirty-two women who serve in critical decision-making roles in the financial services industry made history by completing the first leadership boot camp designed exclusively for elite women. The two-and-a-half day program, sponsored by Thornburg Investment Management, was conducted November 19 – 21, 2013 at The Historic Thayer Hotel at West Point, which sits on the grounds of the U.S. Military Academy.
  • A Trade Built on Trust
    September 23, 2012 [Our Firm, history, Garrett Thornburg]
    The Santa Fe New Mexican published this reflection on Thornburg Investment Management's 30-year history, titled "A Trade Built on Trust."
  • Interview with Portfolio Manager Jason Brady on MoneyLife Radio
    August 20, 2012 [Strategic Income Fund, Jason Brady, CFA]
    Portfolio Manager Jason Brady discusses his new book: Income Investing: An Intelligent Approach to Profiting from Bonds, Stocks and Money Markets.
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