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Kathryn Rooney
Head of Global Macro Research and Chief Investment Strategist at Bulltick

Profile

Kathryn Rooney Vera Kathryn is the Head of Global Macro Research and Chief Investment Strategist at Bulltick, a financial services firm servicing primarily Latin America-based investors. She is responsible for overall capital market investment strategy for the firm. Her work offers global perspectives in addition to detailed country analyses and specific cross-asset trade recommendations. Her out-of-consensus calls have consistently produced double-digit returns for her clients. Kathryn and her team publish their investment strategy reports weekly. Prior to joining Bulltick in 2008, Kathryn served as an Emerging Markets Latin America economist and strategist at Bear Stearns in Emerging Markets Fixed Income Research. She also worked on the buy-side as sovereign analyst at MetLife Investments where she conducted in-depth economic analyses on emerging markets, working closely with the portfolio manager on asset selection and portfolio allocations. Kathryn is a high-frequency contributor to television networks Bloomberg Television, CNBC, CNN International, CNN en Español, CNBC, Fox News and Fox Business. She is a frequent keynote speaker at major conferences. Kathryn holds her Master’s in Business degree, specializing in Economics and Finance, from New York University’s Stern School of Business. She earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and Spanish literature from Rutgers University in New Jersey where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She also studied at the University of Valencia in Spain. Kathryn is a member of the distinguished International Women’s Forum and the Foreign Policy Research Institute. Kathryn serves on the Advisory Board of the University of Miami’s Department of Economics. Kathryn has taught Global Economics as an adjunct professor at the University of Miami. She serves as a board member for philanthropic organization for children, The Resource Foundation