• Who We Are

    Pine Crest Corp is one of the world’s premier fixed income investment managers. With our launch in 2013 in Santa Monica, California. Pine Crest introduced investors to a total return approach to fixed income investing. In the 6+ years since, we have continued to bring innovation and expertise to our partnership with clients seeking the best investment solutions.

    Pine Crest Corp partners with a wide range of institutions, including corporations, central banks, universities, endowments and foundations, and public and private pension and retirement plans. In addition we work with financial advisors and thousands of individual investors pursuing personal financial goals, from preparing for retirement to funding higher education. Investing our clients’ assets is a tremendous responsibility, and for that reason there can be no shortcuts. We work relentlessly to help these investors reach their goals.

    Prepared. Pine Crest Corp believes that performance starts with preparation. We conduct exhaustive research and analysis to continuously evaluate the world’s changing risks and opportunities, from broad economic trends to individual securities. Our aim is to deliver forward-looking solutions that maximize the possibilities for our clients.

    Tested. There is no substitute for experience. Our distinctive top-down, bottom-up investment process has been tested in every market environment. That process is more than any one person – it is fundamental to our firm and will guide our efforts on behalf of our clients.

    Invested. Pine Crest Corp believes there is nothing more important than the partnership with our clients. Markets don’t stand still and neither do we, innovating to build solutions to meet investors’ evolving needs. We are invested in helping our clients achieve what they set out to accomplish.

    Helping clients achieve their investment objectives

    We are well-positioned to help clients achieve their investment objectives.

    Pure focus on investing

    We believe the best investment insights come from specialized investment teams with discrete investment perspectives, operating under a disciplined philosophy and process with strong risk oversight. Our pure focus on investment management eliminates the distractions that compromise results.

    Depth of investment capabilities

    We offer a wide range of single-country, regional and global capabilities across major equity, fixed income and alternative asset classes, delivered through a diverse set of investment vehicles.

    Organizational strength

    As an independent firm, our global organization is solely focused on investment management. We direct all of our intellectual capital, global strength and operational stability toward helping clients achieve their investment objectives. We have:

    • A broad and deep presence in key markets across the globe.
    • Proximity to our clients with an on-the-ground presence in more than 25 countries.
    • Solid margins, financial stability and the resources to continue our long-term investment in the business.
    • Over 700 highly engaged and motivated employees focused on client needs.
    • A proven management team with a solid track record.

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    In Numbers

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    Diversity Stewardship
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    our staff

    Team of Professionals


    Joseph R. Canion


    Phoebe A. Wood


    Martin L. Flanagan


    The Areas of Practice