Kyle A. Jennings, CFA
Senior Managing Director, Head of Credit Research
Newfleet Asset Management, LLC
Kyle Jennings is a senior managing director and the head of credit research at Newfleet Asset Management, an investment management affiliate of Virtus Investment Partners. Mr. Jennings also serves as co-portfolio manager of the Virtus Newfleet Senior Floating Rate Fund, Virtus Newfleet High Yield Fund, and Virtus Global Multi-Sector Income Fund (NYSE: VGI), a closed-end fund.
Mr. Jennings has been a member of Newfleet’s corporate credit research team since 1998 and currently covers the gaming, healthcare, and automotive industries. He is also a member of the team that formulates the leveraged finance strategy for the multi-sector fixed income strategies.
Prior to joining Newfleet in 2011, Mr. Jennings was on the fixed income team at Goodwin Capital Advisers, an investment management company that previously was a subsidiary of Virtus. Before that, he was a credit research analyst in the banking industry for Shawmut Bank, Ironwood Capital, and Citizens Bank.
Mr. Jennings earned a B.S. in finance from the University of Connecticut and is a Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) charter holder since 2001. He began his career in the investment industry in 1992.