Steven is a Managing Director and Head of Risk Management for the Global Fixed Income team at MacKay Shields. He is a Portfolio Manager of the MainStay MacKay income funds and focuses on crossover and securitized strategies.
Steven joined the firm in 1995 as an Analyst. Previously, he was a Mortgage Research Analyst at Kidder, Peabody & Co. He has extensive experience in data analysis, mathematical modeling, and quantitative methods. He has worked in the financial services industry since 1993.
Steven earned a B.S. from Hofstra University, an M.S. from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, an M.S.E. from the University of Pennsylvania, an M.B.A. from Rider University, and a Ph.D. from Columbia University.
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