Chris Gaffney


TIAA Bank World Markets

  • Sought-After Speaker
  • 30 Years Industry Experience
  • Featured in The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Financial Times, Barron's, US News, CNBC, and More

About Chris

With 30 years' experience in the banking industry, and a highly sought-after speaker on financial topics and global market developments across the country, Chris Gaffney brings clients an expert and straightforward perspective on investing in today's dynamic global economy. Guided by the philosophy that the individual investor should have access to not just the typical equities and bonds, but to the same precious metals and foreign currencies normally reserved for institutional investors, the World Markets product offerings reflect his belief that portfolio diversification is a key component to individual financial security. Mr. Gaffney's unique insights have appeared in a number of respected national and international media, including The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Financial Times, Barron's, US News, CNBC, Market-Watch, Reuters, CBS Moneywatch, Kiplinger, Bloomberg TV & Radio, TFNN, and Bank is a division of TIAA, FSB, Member FDIC.2017 and prior years TIAA, FSB. 17AGM5582.

Chris's Articles

Many are concerned with the amount of dollars that have been dumped on the market, and worry a weak dollar may have some bad global ramifications, so we asked Chris Gaffney of EverBank World Markets to give us his take.

Chris's Videos

Central Banks across the globe have shifted their monetary printing presses into high gear, sending debt levels sky rocketing. Interest rates are at historic lows and are projected to stay there, sending investors in search for yield. In this webinar Chris Gaffney, president of TIAA Bank's World Markets group, will give investors investment alternatives to these negative real yields. He will illustrate how diversifying into precious metals and currencies investors can reduce the risk in a traditional investment portfolio.
Chris Gaffney will share his thoughts on the global economy and evaluate which economies are looking to take the lead in the race to recovery. The economic response to the global pandemic by the world's major economies has not been equal; and this has created opportunities for investors willing to look at alternative assets. During this webinar investors will learn the value of adding precious metals and international investments to their investment portfolios.
Increased anxiety over the coronavirus and its impact on global trade and supply chains out of China has made investing in safe-havens more desirable, reports Chris Gaffney.