General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> May 16, 2005


KEITH D. YODER is Senior Portfolio Manager at Caterpillar Investment Management Ltd. Mr. Yoder manages the Saratoga Advantage Trust Mid Capitalization Portfolio and the Saratoga Advantage Trust Energy & Basic Materials Portfolio, the fund's subadvisor. He has run the actively managed Cat (VEBA) Mid Cap Relative Value portfolio since its inception in December 2000. In addition, he has provided oversight for the Group Trust Enhanced Small Cap Index Fund, based on the Russell 2000 Index, and the Cat Pension Large Cap Index portfolio, based on the S&P 500 Index, since August 2000. Before joining CIML, Mr. Yoder managed the MMA Praxis Growth Fund for Mennonite Mutual Aid from its inception in January 1994 through April 2000. Before that he worked as an investment officer for Society Bank of South Bend, Indiana. He began his career as an assistant investment manager with MMA from 1983 to 1987. He earned his undergraduate degree in accounting from Bluffton College in 1978. He became a Certified Public Accountant in 1983 and earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1990. Profile
TWST: Would you begin with an overview of Caterpillar Investment

Management and tell us what you do there?

Mr. Yoder: Caterpillar Investment Management Ltd. is a wholly owned

subsidiary of