Kelly Niland

Kelly Niland, CFA, CPA

Investment Analyst

Coverage: Yield Curve
Phone: 713.853.2316

Mr. Niland received a B.B.A. in Accounting from Texas A&M University in 1984.  In 1985, he started his career in the investment industry with Criterion Funds in Houston, Texas.  From 1992-2005 he held several positions at AIM Management that brought him into contact with investments, legal, compliance, operations, client service, and marketing personnel.   In June 2005 Mr. Niland joined U.S. Global Investors Funds in San Antonio, Texas as Director of Investment Operations and was responsible for supporting the Investments team, including oversight of the trade systems, trade settlements, and the third party service providers and custodian banks.  Mr. Niland joined Garcia Hamilton & Associates L.P. in 2015.

Mr. Niland is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder and is a member of the CFA Institute and the Houston Society of Financial Analysts. Mr. Niland has also been a CPA in the State of Texas since 1985.

GH&A has received numerous industry recognitions including 2018 Fixed Income Manager of the Year and 2010 Core Fixed Income Manager of the Year by Emerging Manager Monthly. Other awards include 2014 Fixed Income Investment Grade Manager of the Year, 2015 Intermediate-Term Fixed Income Manager of the Year, and 2016 Intermediate-Term Fixed Income Manager of the Year by Institutional Investor. Additionally, GH&A is proud to announce that it is a multi-year winner by Pensions & Investments for Best Places to Work in Money Management.

Awards/rankings may not represent client experiences and are not indicative of future performance. Go to for additional information on each award. No fee was paid to participate in or distribute the results of any Institutional Investor’s Investment Managers Awards or Emerging Manager Monthly’s Annual Emerging Manager Awards.


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