Rebecca has a diverse, international background with strong ties to political, cultural and financial journalism (multiple asset classes) as well as trading and financial markets intelligence. She has global experience as a Europe-based news-wire and magazine journalist and financial writer. Rebecca also spent several years as Managing Director of Market Intelligence for a major exchange, where she was the primary trading floor point of contact for directors of Investor Relations and C-level executives.
Rebecca anchored a number of webcasts for a major New York City asset management firm, conducting interviews with their Chief Investment Officers and leading portfolio managers on their global economic/investment outlook and pursuant strategies (multi-sector, multi-asset class)
She's been featured on major business networks as a market analyst, primarily in equity derivatives.
In addition to her professional work in various corners of the financial markets, Rebecca's academic background is strongly based in international relations and security issues. She is a summa cum laude/Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Columbia University in New York City (B.A. Political Science)