Mr. Swanson joined Hovde Group in 2015. As a Sr. Associate in the Equity Research Group, Mr. Swanson is responsible for supporting the firm’s research coverage of the banking sector.
Mr. Swanson joins Hovde from Two Fish Management, where he was a Research Analyst working with the firm principals on developing high return ideas for hedge fund clients and institutional accounts through distressed debt and deep value equity. Mr. Swanson began his career at 40|86 Advisors as a Research Analyst responsible for identifying total return and long-term fixed income investments of any class with a focus in industrials, aerospace & defense, and transportation.
Mr. Swanson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Butler University in Indianapolis and was Captain of the Men’s Golf Team. He is registered with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, and holds the Series 7, 86, and 87 licenses.