CHICAGO, Nov. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Legal & General Investment Management America, Inc. ("LGIMA"), a registered investment advisor with over $137 billion in assets under management, specializing in fixed income, liability driven investment (LDI), and index strategies for the US market, today announced that Jordan Bond has joined as a Senior Portfolio Manager for the US Active Fixed Income team. Bond will be responsible for trading the banking and financial sectors for the US Active Fixed Income team, which currently manages over $57 billion in fixed income strategies. Bond joins LGIMA with 16 years of financial services experience. Most recently he served as Vice President, Portfolio Manager at PIMCO, where he was a member of a team responsible for managing investment grade assets across the firm. Prior to PIMCO, Bond worked for eight years as a Senior Consultant at Morgan Stanley. "Jordan brings substantial experience to LGIMA and we are thrilled to welcome him to our team," said John Bender, CIO of US Fixed Income. "We are excited about the significant impact Jordan will make in helping to drive meaningful investment results for our clients." For more information, please visit http://www.lgima.com/. Media Contact:Name: Audrey BellofCompany: RF Binder Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgTel: 212 994 7547 ABOUT LGIMA: Legal & General Investment Management America, Inc. (LGIMA) is a Chicago-based registered investment advisor specializing in active fixed income, liability driven investment (LDI) and index strategies for the US institutional market. LGIMA was founded in 2006 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Legal & General Investment Management (Holdings) Ltd. (LGIM(H)), which also owns its affiliates Legal & General Investment Management Ltd. and LGIM International Ltd. Legal & General's worldwide assets under management are approximately $765 billion. In May 2014, LGIMA became a wholly owned subsidiary of Legal & General Investment Management US (Holdings), Inc. (LGIMUS(H)) which is wholly owned by LGIM(H).