President and Global Investment Strategist
Blue Marble Research
Vinny Catalano, CFA, is president and global investment strategist with Blue Marble Capital Management (BMCapM) and author of Sectors and Styles (Wiley 2006). A leading investment strategist and asset manager, he appears regularly in the media (Bloomberg TV & Radio, foxbusiness.com, BNN TV, CNBC, New Delhi TV), is frequently quoted in various professional publications (Wall Street Journal, Barron's, Financial Times, Reuters), and is a guest speaker at major forums (Indexing and ETFs, Alternative Investing). Mr. Catalano also produces and conducts timely topical and educational programs with various CFA Societies and other groups, including the highly acclaimed "Market Forecast Series." Prior to forming BMCapM, he was a senior financial advisor with Merrill Lynch, providing investment advice and counseling to high-net-worth individuals. During this time, Mr. Catalano also provided educational and informational instruction to senior and mid-level corporate executives with publicly traded and privately held companies. He is a past president of the New York Society of Security Analysts and a Nonresident Senior Fellow at the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation.