Why you should listen
Financial whiz Michael Metcalfe runs cross-asset strategy at State Street Global Markets. His research focuses on how the behavior of investors and online retailers can help with investment decisions. He develops tools to help analyze markets, and regularly advises portfolio managers from some of the world’s largest pension and hedge funds.
An economist and macro strategist who has covered both developed and emerging markets, Metcalfe is a regular go-to for the financial press. He recently spoke to the Financial Times about the state of the yen and to the Boston Globe about investor confidence. He was also a contributor to “The Road to International Financial Stability” — a study on economic development published by the Overseas Development Institute.