The Oakmark Funds are advised by Harris Associates L.P. an autonomous subsidiary of Natixis Investment Managers, L.P.

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Adam D. Abbas

Portfolio Manager and Co-Head of Fixed Income

Adam Abbas has been a co-manager of the Oakmark Bond Fund and Oakmark Equity and Income Fund since 2020. He is also a vice president of the Oakmark Funds.

He started at Harris Associates in 2018 after working as a lead portfolio manager at KVK Credit Opportunity Fund LP. Prior to that, he was a portfolio manager at Driehaus Capital Management, a senior research analyst at Neuberger Berman/Lehman Brothers and an analyst at Huron Consulting Group.

Mr. Abbas earned a B.S. degree from Northwestern University (2004) and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago (2013).

Funds under management

Commentary

Oakmark Equity and Income Fund: Second Quarter 2021

July 8, 2021

Being a balanced fund, we pay close attention to inflation. So what does all this mean for how we manage the Equity and Income Fund? Given that we believe interest rates will increase, we...

Oakmark Bond Fund: Second Quarter 2021

July 8, 2021

Given the Fund’s recent one-year anniversary—and the historical period of time in which it occurred—we wanted to reflect on this eventful year and provide some insight on how our positioning has evolved.

Oakmark Equity and Income Fund: First Quarter 2021

March 31, 2021

The rotation in value has produced opportunities in market sectors previously unrepresented in the portfolio. We were active in the quarter and initiated four new holdings, but our selling was limited to cutting back...

News + Insights

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News

Adam Abbas on “Money Life with Chuck Jaffe” (08.02.21)

August 2, 2021

Portfolio Manager Adam Abbas was interviewed on the “Money Life with Chuck Jaffe” podcast where he talked about the launch of the Bond Fund...

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News

Adam Abbas Interview with “The Wall Street Transcript”

April 5, 2021

Portfolio Manager Adam Abbas discussed the investment philosophy of the Bond Fund and where he is finding value in the fixed income sector in...

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News

Harris Associates L.P. Launches Oakmark Bond Fund

December 15, 2020

Harris Associates L.P. announced the launch of the Oakmark Bond Fund, which seeks to maximize both current income and total return by investing in...

We do value investing differently

At Oakmark, we don’t have an opinion about how equities will perform this year, if a recession will start or if the political parties will produce pro-growth candidates for 2020. As long-term investors, we don’t think it matters.