"Authored by an experienced professional, the book is a well-written, clear and occasionally humorous tutorial on investing in speculative-grade corporate debt. All essential aspects of high-yield debt are covered" CFA Institute, August 2012
Robert Levine, CFA, is the founder of Nomura Corporate Research and Asset Management, Inc. ("NCRAM"), where he served as President, CEO and CIO for nearly twenty years. A renowned investor and inductee into the Fixed Income Analysts Society Hall of Fame, Levine founded NCRAM as an analyst-driven research boutique in below-investment-grade debt. As CIO, he managed over $15 billion. Mr. Levine is a CFA Charter Holder, a past member of The Association for Investment Management and Research ("AIMR") Accounting Policy Committee, a past Director and past President of the Fixed Income Analysts Society, and past Chairman of the Fixed Income Analysts Society annual Bond Conference.