Douglas Hughes is the editor of the banknewsletter.com. He also manages money for individuals and companies specializing in the smaller bank stock area and the mid-size regional banks. Mr. Hughes has been investing in this area for over 20 years and currently has over $120 million in assets under management. He has been quoted by many financial publications, including the L.A. Times. Mr. Hughes attended Pace University in New York, studying both finance and economics. His highly successful approach is based on the search for undervalued securities to invest in, while managing risk to produce superior gains over the market averages. He simply looks for businesses he can understand and which he can buy at bargain prices.