Sydney , April 27, 2021 – UBS Asset Management is pleased to announce the expansion of its Australian Fixed Income team with the appointment of Tom Nash as a Portfolio Manager.

“We are excited to welcome Tom to the team in Australia,” commented Tim Van Klaveren, Head of UBS Asset Management Fixed Income Portfolio Management Team for Australia. “We are confident that Tom’s knowledge of macroeconomics, interest rates and foreign exchange will significantly bolster the existing portfolio management team and will further strengthen our existing capabilities and experience in the Australian fixed income market.”

Tom joins UBS Asset Management following ten years at HSBC in Australia and London, where he was part of the Global Fixed Income research team and was primarily responsible for HSBC’s strategy on rates and foreign exchange for Australia, New Zealand and Japan.

“UBS Asset Management is delighted to add someone with Tom’s experience and expertise to the fixed income team. His addition reflects the ongoing strength of the Australian fixed income business and demand for UBS fixed income products in the Australian market.” said Bryce Doherty, Head of UBS Asset Management in Australasia.


Tom Nash, CFA

Tom was previously a Rates and Foreign Exchange (FX) strategist at HSBC in Sydney. In addition to setting HSBC’s strategy for Australia, New Zealand and Japan FX and rates he published thematic research reports and trade recommendations on bonds, interest rates, derivatives and FX. Prior to his move to Australia, Tom was at HBSC and was responsible for HSBC’s CEEMEA Rates Strategy and was part of the emerging market team which was ranked #1 for EM Sovereign Research in the 2016 Euromoney survey.

Education: University of Bath (United Kingdom), BSC Economics (Hons First Class), CFA, AFMA

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