The securitized credit market is robust and represents nearly 30% of the U.S. fixed income market. This market is broad and offers exposure across a variety of index-eligible and more complex esoteric collateral types. We believe successfully navigating this market and achieving solid risk-adjusted returns over time requires deep sector expertise, an active approach and risk management.
Securitized credit is a core competency of Nuveen’s global fixed income platform. The firm began investing in in residential mortgage-backed securities, commercial mortgage-backed securities, and consumer asset-backed securities in the 1980s. In today’s more evolved securitized market, Nuveen’s size as one of the largest fixed income managers and history in the sector helps to provide advantageous information flow and access to exclusive deals. Our deep, integrated research team affords Nuveen’s securitized credit team the ability to intensely evaluate opportunities in securitized credit.