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Amit Soni, CFA

Director and Portfolio Manager, New York Life Investment Management

Amit Soni is a Director and Portfolio Manager in the Multi Asset Solutions (MAS) team at New York Life Investment Management. He focuses on quantitative and macro-economic investment research and portfolio management for the asset allocation and alternative funds managed by the team.

Prior to joining New York Life Investments, he worked as an Investment Associate in the Global Asset Allocation group at Putnam Investments. He holds a Master’s degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Bachelors degree from the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (India). He holds the CFA® designation and has been in the investment industry since 2008.

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Ask the Portfolio Manager: Amit Soni

by: ; Lauren Goodwin, CFA
New York Life Investments’ Strategic Asset Allocation and Solutions (SAS) team speaks on the most pressing global economic and markets issues...

Active or passive management? Or both?

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World Cup: High stakes, low volumes!

The group stage is complete. Next up, elimination rounds. An event of this size is bound to have an impact, as the World Cup is among the biggest sporting events in the world...

World Cup begins, host country scores!

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Strong Job Growth – It’s the “Summer of ’69” Again

by: ; Amit Soni, CFA
The labor market continues to strengthen. After 91 straight months of job creation, the longest stretch of...

Fed Hike, Fiscal Tailwinds, and Trade War

by: ; Amit Soni, CFA
Last week, the Fed hiked interest rates by 25 bps. This was widely expected, but the hawkish tone surprised the market...

Populists Gain Ground in Italy

No single party or coalition could garner an outright majority in the 2018 Italian general election on Sunday, March 4. However, the populist and Eurosceptic parties...

New Tariffs: Impact and Implications

On Thursday, President Donald Trump unexpectedly announced a plan to impose tariffs of 25% on imported steel and 10% on aluminum at a White House meeting with major U.S. steel...