Tom Mansley


Tom Mansley - Investment Director

Tom Mansley is an Investment Director specialising in the analysis and management of mortgage and asset backed securities (MBS and ABS).

He joined GAM in June 2014 from specialist MBS and ABS manager Singleterry Mansley Asset Management, which he joined in 2008 and at which he was CIO. Prior to that, Mr Mansley headed the structured products division at Seix Advisors, an asset management subsidiary of SunTrust. Previously, he held a wide range of MBS-related roles including fixed income portfolio management, proprietary trading and risk management at several global and European banks such as JP Morgan and Credit Suisse First Boston . Mr Mansley holds an MBA from Pace University, an MS in mathematics from the Courant Institute at New York University, a BS in Mathematics and Computer Science from Pace University, and is a CFA charterholder. He is based in New York.

Tom Mansley

My Insights

Investment Opinions

6 min read

Elevated inflation and rising interest rates: what’s the solution?
26 April 2022

Faced with a challenging investment environment, we asked five of GAM Investments’ and our partner firms’ brightest investment minds to share their views on how to protect returns and diversify portfolio risks in a world of surging inflation and rising interest rates.

Active Thinking

3 min read

Active Thinking
22 November 2021

At GAM Investments’ latest Active Thinking forum, two of our brightest investment minds discussed political developments in Japan and the value in mortgage-backed securities markets.

Investment Opinions

5 min read

GAM Fixed Income Panel: Credit where credit is due
06 October 2021

On 29 September GAM Investments hosted a fixed income panel titled ‘Credit where credit is due’. With spreads and underlying yield curves pricing near or at historic lows, has the asset class run its course? Casey Goldmann, Richard Briggs and Tom Mansley discussed whether there are still overlooked pockets of value that could potentially offer attractive returns and portfolio diversification benefits.

Investment Opinions

7 min read

US housing: A market immune to a pandemic?
14 April 2021

GAM Investments’ Tom Mansley provides an update on the strength of the US housing market and discusses why certain metrics, such as housing affordability, availability and debt servicing levels, continue to be supportive for investors in the US residential mortgage-backed securities (MBS) market.

My Videos

Quarterly Manager Videos

4:26 min watch

Mortgage Backed Securities – Tom Mansley
21 July 2022

Tom Mansley discusses his expectations for inflation and monetary policy, as well as why he believes the US consumer will remain resilient in the face of a recession.

Quarterly Manager Videos

3:51 min watch

Mortgage Backed Securities – Tom Mansley
09 May 2022

Tom Mansley has few concerns over Fed actions for his asset class and a positive outlook going forward, with compelling opportunities in the non-agency mortgage sector.

Quarterly Manager Videos

4:05 min watch

Mortgage Backed Securities - Tom Mansley
21 January 2022

Tom Mansley comments on some of the ‘tectonic’ forces which drove the market last year, the likely winding down of Fed stimulus in 2022 and the appeal of asset-backed investments in mitigating interest rate risk.

Quarterly Manager Videos

2:39 min watch

Mortgage Backed Securities – Tom Mansley
18 October 2021

GAM Investments’ Tom Mansley comments on the continued strength of the US housing market which is proving to be supportive for non-agency mortgage-backed securities.