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Mark Vella

Investment Manager

Mark Vella is an Investment Manager at Calamatta Cuschieri Investment Management.

Mark graduated with Honors in Banking & Finance from the University of Malta in 2005. He started his career as a senior investment officer within the investment arm of one of Malta’s largest banks, later on becoming an Investment Manager on Fixed Income and Structured Products, where he spent a total of five years and a half. He subsequently moved to Calamatta Cuschieri in the summer of 2011 as Head of Treasury Operations. Mark’s background is primarily in fixed income and he has in fact managed CC’s proprietary fixed income portfolio during his tenure as Head of Treasury Operations. He is the author of the weekly “Calamatta Cuschieri Market Review”, which outlines market developments most notably in the Eurozone and the US, focusing on credit markets, economics and FX issues.

In fulfillment of his role as Investment Manager, Mark acts as a voting member on a number of Investment Committees entrusted with the management of UCITS and non-UCITS collective investment schemes.

My Blog Posts

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  • Analysing different Share Classes for CISs

    Full Story | - Investment Manager | 23rd July 2019
    Any investment professional, particularly those directly involved in working within the Funds industry as well as those people whose investment portfolio consists of some allocation, in any shape or form to funds, foreign Funds in .
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  • Bumper first half of the year for markets

    Full Story | - Investment Manager | 9th July 2019
    After such a dismal performance in 2018 for most asset classes with particular reference to high yield and equities), few would have expected a remarkable recovery in the first half of 2019. From sovereigns to .
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  • A primer on Mergers & Acquisitions

    Full Story | - Investment Manager | 27th June 2019
    Economists, analysts and the majority working in the financial services sector, speak regularly and monitor closely GDP, unemployment figures, inflation. Why do we view these factors as being so important? Amongst many others, these are .
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  • Key points to ponder when analysing an economy

    Full Story | - Investment Manager | 14th June 2019
    Economists, analysts and the majority working in the financial services sector, speak regularly and monitor closely GDP, unemployment figures, inflation. Why is it all important? Amongst many others, these are the main drivers of a .