David C. Ho has over 25 years of experience in fixed income securities and derivatives trading and research.
Mr. Ho has been with FPCM since inception in 2004. He is a senior portfolio manager focused on municipals and cross-over portfolio management with derivatives overlay.
Mr. Ho’s areas of expertise include treasuries, swaps, agencies, mortgages, municipal bonds, inflation-linked securities, options and alternative assets.
Prior to joining FPCM, Mr. Ho was the head of proprietary trading at Zurich Capital Markets Inc. (“ZCM”). At ZCM, Mr. Ho was also the senior trader responsible for managing the capital markets risk of the alterative assets book. Before ZCM, Mr. Ho was a fixed income options trader at Salomon Brothers Inc.
Mr. Ho received his Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics from Harvey Mudd College and his Ph.D. in Mathematics from Stanford University. Mr. Ho was a National Science Foundation Fellow and a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Stanford University School of Medicine.