John F. McNichol

VP, Fixed Income Trading



John has over 30 years experience in the financial services industry. The majority of his work has been as a trader in Fixed Income, as well as New Issue Syndicates and Sales. He started his career as a Municipal bond trader at Kidder, Peabody after graduating from Mount Saint Mary’s College, Emmitsburg, MD with a BA in History. In addition, he has managed trading desks at E.F Hutton, Legg Mason and Pennsylvania Merchant Group.

Before joining Coastal, he worked at Vanguard, where he was responsible for assisting High Net Worth individuals with their Fixed Income holdings. At Coastal Equities he is responsible for all Fixed Income activities. John holds FINRA 7, 24, 52, 53, and 63 licenses. A PIAA Basketball official, he resides in West Chester, PA with his wife Mary.