About the Author
Triet Nguyen is a veteran of the fixed-income markets and a high yield/distressed municipal bond expert. Over his 32-year career, Nguyen has designed, marketed, and managed every type of buy-side investment product, from mutual funds (open- and closed-end) to managed accounts and hedge funds. He is currently the founder and managing partner of Axios Advisors, LLC, an independent municipal research and investment advisory boutique specializing in high yield and distressed strategies.
Before Axios, Nguyen was a Senior Vice President at B.C. Ziegler, where he traded tax-exempt high yield and taxable municipal bonds (including Build America Bonds). From 2004 to 2008, he was a Managing Director of Saybrook Capital, LLC, managing one of the first ever municipal hedge funds dedicated to a credit strategy. Prior to 2004, he was a Vice President/Portfolio Manager of the John Hancock Funds and a Senior Portfolio Manager of the Putnam Funds.
As Director of Information Services at ebondUSA.com between 2000 and 2001, Nguyen contributed to the development of a pioneering online muni bond evaluation system.
Nguyen received a BA in Economics and an MBA in Finance and Accounting from the University of Chicago.