Vice President, Fixed Income Strategist, Schwab Center for Financial Research
Kathy A. Jones is responsible for credit-market and interest-rate analysis, as well as fixed income education for investors at Schwab. Jones has studied global credit markets extensively throughout her career as a fixed income investment strategist, working with both institutional and retail clients.
Prior to joining Schwab in 2011, Jones was a fixed income strategist with Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, where she specialized in global-macro strategy covering domestic and international bonds, and foreign exchange. She has also been a consultant with the alternative investments firm Tazo Consulting, and was executive vice president of the debt capital markets division at Prudential Securities.
Jones received her undergraduate degree with honors in English literature from Northwestern University, and her MBA in finance from Northwestern University's Kellogg Graduate School of Management.