Founder & Chief Investment Officer
As founder and Chief Investment Officer of Mariemont Capital, Kevin Taylor applies his 17 years of fixed income trading experience to identify value within the non-agency residential mortgage backed securities market. Kevin differentiated himself by successfully navigating the MBS market during the credit crisis. His deep understanding of highly complex structures protects investors from unforeseen risks while providing superior risk adjusted return on investment.
Prior to founding Mariemont Capital, Kevin managed Fifth Third Securities mortgage backed securities trading desk. His responsibilities included market making activities for institutional investors including insurance companies, money managers, banks, credit unions, pension funds and various corporations. Kevin traded over two billion dollars annually of mortgage backed securities. Through years of market making activities, he honed his ability to uncover value within the MBS market.
Kevin graduated from St. Lawrence University with a B.A. in Economics. While attending St. Lawrence University, Kevin captained the school’s varsity basketball team. Kevin continues to enjoy athletics and coaching his children’s teams. Kevin is married to Melissa and they have three children Brooke, Justin and Kate.