Challenging the status quo: Creating change for women to succeed

The pandemic has opened our eyes to inequalities all around us and taught us many lessons – and among them that change challenges us and gives us opportunities for growth. Today we will talk with Yeng Butler, Head of Investment Solutions and the Liquidity Client Group at Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM), about a specific challenge – the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on women in the workplace, as well as embracing the power of diversity and building diverse teams.

Impostor syndrome: Flipping the script on professional self-doubt

Ever experience that nagging voice in your head? I don’t deserve… I’m not worthy… I’m a fraud… It’s called Impostor Syndrome. Today we will talk with Ann Miletti, Head of Active Equity at Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM), about her career and how she came to view Impostor Syndrome—not uncommon among professional women—as her competitive advantage.

Beyond money market funds—ideas for cash investments

Today’s edition of On the Trading Desk® features a discussion about ways to invest cash that you maybe haven’t thought of, meaning investment opportunities beyond money market funds. We’re talking with Jeff Weaver, Senior Portfolio Manager and Head of Municipal and Short Duration Fixed Income, Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM) Global Fixed Income.

Rising interest rates—risk or opportunity?

This discussion is about fixed-income markets now that 10-year Treasury yields are above 1% and the yield curve is steepening. We’ve asked Jay Mueller, Senior Portfolio Manager with the Multi Sector Fixed Income – Plus and High Yield team at Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM), to share his thoughts on what’s happening in the markets and how investors might prepare for any risks or opportunities.

What China’s economic shift may mean for investors

This episode features a conversation about trends we’re seeing in China—from its economy to its political landscape—to better understand the companies that may be driving its growth. To discuss, we’re talking with Derrick Irwin, Portfolio Manager on the Berkeley Street Emerging Markets Equity team at Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM).

Climate change: Credit’s role in decarbonizing the economy

In the first episode of 2021, we are joined by Henrietta Pacquement, CFA®, Senior Portfolio Manager and Head of Investment Grade with the Credit Europe team at Wells Fargo Asset Management. She will provide insight on climate change, specifically how within fixed income, investing in corporate bonds—also known as credit—has an important role on the path to a net zero carbon future.