Senior Research Coordinator

Resides In

New York, New York


McGill University, The New School


Economics, Government & Policy, Investing


  • Senior Research Coordinator for Investopedia
  • Colin manages timely updates to Investopedia's vast library of evergreen content
  • Co-editor of #Charlottesville: White Supremacy, Populism, and Resistance (OR Books, 2018)


Colin Laidley is a Senior Research Coordinator for Investopedia. He manages timely updates to Investopedia's library of educational content. He edits and fact-checks articles on a wide variety of topics including investing, economics, and personal finance.

Prior to joining Investopedia, Colin was an editor at Public Seminar, a digital journal of politics and culture, where he co-edited #Charlottesville: White Supremacy, Populism, and Resistance. He was also a fact-checking intern for Bookforum Magazine.


Colin received his B.A. in history and political science from McGill University. He received his M.A. in publishing and journalism from The New School.