Benefits for investors

Actively managed investment grade and below investment grade public fixed income strategies can provide investors with a host of benefits to strengthen their portfolios, including:


  • Consistent income
  • Liquidity
  • Opportunity for liability matching
  • Potential for higher yields while preserving capital


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18 years

Average industry experience of investment team members

$97 Billion

Public Fixed Income assets

$260 Billion

Total firm assets under  management


Years managing assets

As of June 30, 2022

Key differentiators

Expertise across the credit spectrum

Our teams specialize in managing investment grade and below investment grade strategies, providing clients access to insights across the full credit opportunity set.

In-depth macro and fundamental research

Our process includes top-down views assessing credit cycle risks and economic factors, along with deep bottom-up research of individual issuers and sectors.

Nimble and effective execution

Our integrated team-based approach to research, portfolio management and trading leads to more efficient decision-making.

Ability to leverage global insights

Our credit teams are organized by global credit sectors, with more than 200 investment professionals* covering markets across regions.

Strong portfolio performance

Our strategies have generated alpha across a variety of market cycles and have the potential to achieve superior risk-adjusted returns for our clients.

We offer public fixed income strategies across the credit spectrum. Our rigorous investment process aims to generate outperformance over time while helping our institutional clients achieve their long-term objectives.

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SLC Management's investment grade strategies combine top-down and bottom-up research to identify relative value opportunities. Throughout the investment process, we take a neutral stance on interest rates and aim to add value primarily through security selection and portfolio cobstruction.

SLC Management’s strategies:

Securitized opportunistic

Low Duration Income Strategy

Core Fixed Income Strategy

Long Credit Strategy

Custom solutions for insurance companies

Custom solutions for retirement plans

Meet the insurance team

Peter Cramer
Senior Managing Director & Senior Portfolio Manager, Insurance Asset Management

Doug Clark
Managing Director & Portfolio Manager, Insurance Asset Management

Christopher Zeppieri
Managing Director & Portfolio Manager, Insurance Asset Management

Brian Linde
Managing Director & Portfolio Manager, Insurance Asset Management

Meet the total return team

Richard Familetti, CFA,
Chief Investment Officer,
U.S. Total Return Fixed Income

Matthew Salzillo
Managing Director,
Portfolio Manager

Michael Donelan, CFA
Senior Managing Director, Senior Portfolio Manager

Annette Serrao, CFA
Senior Director and
Portfolio Manager

Philip Mendonca
Managing Director,
Senior Portfolio Manager

Raghava K. Vudata
Senior Director and
Portfolio Manager

Daniel J. Lucey Jr., CFA
Senior Managing Director, Senior Portfolio Manager

Brett Pacific, CFA
Senior Managing Director, Head of Derivatives and Quantitative Strategies

Our below investment grade strategies (also known as capital markets) are managed by Crescent Capital Group, a global alternative fixed income manager. The investment process focuses on identifying attractively priced debt securities at all levels of a company’s capital structure with the aim of generating income while preserving capital for our clients.

Learn more about the specialty managers powering our global investment platform

Crescent Capital Group strategies

CCG – Bank Loans

CCG – High Income

CCG – High Yield

CCG – Structured Products

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The assets under management (AUM) represent the combined AUM of Sun Life Capital Management (Canada) Inc., Sun Life Capital Management (U.S) LLC, Crescent Capital Group, BentallGreenOak and InfraRed Capital Partners.