General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> July 13, 2009

Investing In Equities And Fixed Income – Gregorym. Melvin, Christy S. Kosakowsky & Phu O – C.s. Mckee, Lp

Phu O is Vice President and a Portfolio Manager at C.S. McKee, LP. In addition to his focus on the Small Cap Portfolio, he is responsibe for large cap equity research and analysis, equity trading and maintenance of C.S. McKee's quantitative models for screening and ranking equities. Before assuming his present position in 2002, he served in a variety of roles at the firm, including stints as performance analyst, portfolio accountant and trade-settlement representative. He joined C.S. McKee in 2000 after positions in mutual-fund and client service at a major investment-management holding company. He holds an MBA degree in finance with high honors from Duquesne University and a Bachelor's degree in finance from Villanova University. Profile
Melvin, Gregory M.
Gregory M. Melvin, CFA, is Chief Investment Officer of C.S. McKee, L.P. Prior to joining C.S. McKee in 2000, Mr. Melvin was President and Chief Investment Officer of Dartmouth Capital Advisors, an institutional investment management firm he founded in 1995. Earlier, he was Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager and member of the investment policy committee for asset allocation funds at Federated Investors. Mr. Melvin has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College. Profile
Christy S. Kosakowsky is Senior Vice President, a Portfolio Manager and an Equity Analyst at C.S. McKee, LP. She has previously served as Manager of Trading, Assistant Trader and Statistical Research Assistant. Prior to joining C. S. McKee in 1994, she was a legal assistant for litigation at a major, Pittsburgh-based multinational corporation. A Chartered Financial Analyst, she holds an MBA degree in finance from Duquesne University and a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Pennsylvania State University. Profile
TWST: Please start with an overview of C.S. McKee and your investment philosophy


Mr. Melvin: Our investment philosophy is basically unchanged from our last

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