• • Feature Writer for BREAKER Magazine and Institutional Investor Magazine, former Senior Writer for Mortgage Banking Magazine, author of Black Box Casino
  • • Former Contributing Writer for Banking Strategies Magazine, former Washington Correspondent for Plan Sponsor Magazine, former Senior Writer for Insight Magazine, and more
  • • Former Research Director of the Global Aging Initiative, author of four books on population aging



Robert is a veteran financial journalist who has for more than 20 years written extensively about banking, financial markets, investing strategies, investment banking, mortgage banking, structured finance, cryptocurrencies, pension plan design and management, managing retirement savings, and the demographics of population aging. He is the author of Black Box Casino: How Wall Street's Risky Shadow Banking Crashed Global Finance; published in 2011 by ABC-CLIO under the Praeger Imprint.


Robert earned his bachelor's degree from Duke University.

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"One of my greatest joys is gaining new insights into finance and investing that I can share with others and hopefully help them better manage their lives and assets more effectively."

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