Author Vivian Lewis is editor and founder of Global Investing, the monthly newsletter for Americans seeking to internationalize their portfolios. She brings unique experience and competences to the business of picking foreign stocks. After graduating from Harvard magna cum laude (and being elected to Phi Beta Kappa), she lived in Europe for 18 years where she worked as a financial journalist. Back in the US again in 1989, she decided that the retail investor managing his or her own investments deserved the kind of information she had been digging up for mutual fund and pension fund managers, so she started Global Investing. Nearly six years ago, Ms. Lewis started Minutewoman.com, an Internet-only newsletter for more sophisticated, risk-tolerant investors able to purchase stocks directly on open foreign markets. She brings to her readers her familiarity with foreign markets, a full rolodex of contacts garnered during 18 years of living abroad, and the ability to speak a half-dozen languages.

Content from Vivian Lewis

Cuba: A Trump Play?
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Global expert Vivian Lewis offers a counter-initutative trade on Trump administration policies. Here, the ed…

Tickers: CUBA
Norilsk Nickel: A Putin Play
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MMC Norilsk Nickel PJSC (NILSY) is our first stock pick based on the Trump administration; it is a metal company run m…

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Top Picks 2017: Autoliv
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As the world moves toward self-driving autonomous autos, there will be great changes in technology, explains internati…

Tickers: ALV
Top Picks 2017: BP
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This global energy firm — our Top Pick for income — has been buying big-ticket businesses worldwide as par…

Tickers: BP
BP, Russia and Rosneft
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Vivian Lewis is a top expert on international investing; here, the editor of Global Investing reviews a leading U.K.-b…

Tickers: BP
Benitec: Australian Biotech Find Elite Partner
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For high-risk speculators, global expert Vivian Lewis — editor of Global Investing — highlights an Austra…

Tickers: VFINX
Indivior Targets Addiction
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This addiction treatments firm has a new slow-release depot (subcutaneously applied) formulation of buprenorphine, RBP…

Tickers: INVVy | INDV
Mazor Robotics Targets High-Tech Spine Surgery
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We are recommending an Israel-based stock that is involved in creating robotic devices to help surgeons operate on peo…

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