Intermediate Municipal SMA

Separately Managed Accounts . Intermediate Bond .



A composite of separately managed account portfolios seeking to provide tax-exempt income and capital preservation from portfolios of high quality municipal securities. Utilizing Federated Hermes' primary institutional fixed-income approach, the composite concentrates on analysis of municipal credit sector and quality allocation, duration, yield curve and security characteristics and is benchmarked against the S&P High Quality AMT-Free Intermediate Index.

Key Facts - Part 1
Benchmark S&P High Quality AMT-Free Intermediate Index
Key Facts - Part 2
Strategy Inception Date April 1 2019
R.J. Gallo, CFA
Senior Vice President
Senior Portfolio Manager
Head of Municipal Bond Investment Group
Head of Duration Committee

joined Federated Hermes
29 years of experience
Ann Ferentino, CFA
Vice President
Senior Portfolio Manager

joined Federated Hermes
26 years of experience




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