FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Community Capital Management, Inc. (CCM) is pleased to announce that Michelle Rogers, senior portfolio manager, was named a rising star of the year by Trader's Magazine and Julie Egan, portfolio manager, was named to SMITH's Research & Gradings 2014 All-Star Second Team in the Housing Bond Category.
Traders Magazine's Wall Street Women: A Celebration of Excellence was created to honor women who have not only succeeded but excelled in a male-dominated industry. In its fourth year, Wall Street Women gives the Wall Street trading community an opportunity to nominate women who have made major contributions to their firms and to the industry. The Rising Star award is earned by professionals that have had significant and growing impact on their firms and the industry. Rogers, based in the firm's Weston, FL office, has over 17 years of fixed income trading experience. She joined CCM in 2003 as a trader and in 2010, was promoted to senior portfolio manager.
Egan will accept her award for SMITH's 2014 All-Star Second Team in Housing at a ceremony in New York City on Wednesday, December 3. SMITH's Research & Gradings has been providing recognition for the achievements and fine work of municipal professionals since 1992. Its All-Star Program is the only program that consistently and prominently provides recognition in the municipal space. Egan, based in the firm's Charlotte, NC office, has over 27 years of professional experience in municipal bond research. She joined CCM in 2009 and is responsible for municipal credit analysis and research. Egan is currently serving as Secretary of the National Federation of Municipal Analysts (NFMA) and was recently elected to the position of Treasurer for 2015. She is a past president of the Southern Municipal Finance Society (SMFS).
"We are so pleased that Michelle and Julie have received these honors," said Barbara VanScoy, chief impact investment officer at CCM. "They have made great contributions to our firm and their investment experience and superior service is a valuable combination."
About Community Capital Management, Inc.
Community Capital Management, Inc. (CCM) is an independently-owned investment adviser registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida with offices in Charlotte, North Carolina and Boston, Massachusetts, the firm was founded in 1998 and currently manages approximately $2 billion in assets as of 9/30/14. CCM's flagship intermediate fixed impact investing strategy is available as a separate account or via a mutual fund. Other products managed by CCM include an alternative income mutual fund and separate account strategies in tax-exempt fixed income impact investing and short duration. For more information, please visit www.ccmfixedincome.com.
Community Capital Management, Inc. is a Florida-based investment adviser registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940.
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