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By Javier Simon | August 04, 2017
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Nationwide Names Chief of Investment Research

Mark Hackett has been named chief of Investment research at Nationwide.

In his new role, Hackett will lead Nationwide Funds' capital markets analysis and mutual funds thought leadership initiative. He will be tasked with developing content to educate financial advisers and their clients on financial markets and the implications for investors. He is also responsible for conducting asset class research, making market commentary, and writing white papers. In addition, he will support several teams within Nationwide's mutual funds division.

Hackett has more than 17 years of experience in the asset management industry including roles in research for both Nuveen and Vanguard Group. He also served as a portfolio manager for Nuveen.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration with concentrations in finance and economics at the University of Richmond. He holds chartered financial analyst (CFA) and chartered market technician (CMT) designations and is a member of the CFA Institute. 

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