General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> November 27, 2000

Ian Nakamoto – Bonham & Co. Inc. Asset Management

IAN NAKAMOTO is the Managing Director of Portfolio Management and a member of the Board of Directors of Bonham & Co., Inc. Asset Management. He is the Lead Manager of the Bonham & Co., Inc. Canadian Equity Fund. Mr. Nakamoto joined the firm in September 1977 and has over 13 years of experience as a Portfolio Manager and a total 20 years of investment experience in the Canadian equity market. Prior to joining Bonham & Co., Inc., he was a Vice President and a Portfolio Manager at a major investment management firm, where he co-chaired the Canadian equity team and managed a Canadian equity fund. Mr. Nakamoto was also part of the Canadian equity team at an insurance company that managed $3 billion in assets on behalf of clients, including pension funds and high net worth individuals. He earned a BS from the University of Windsor and an MBA from McMaster University. Mr. Nakamoto is a Certified Financial Analyst. Profile
TWST: Ian, how would you sum up the year for the Canadian economy? And has there been an over-shadowing theme for the Canadian equity markets?

Mr. Nakamoto: I would say that the