Hillary Jackson

Hillary Jackson

Hillary Jackson has worked as a professional journalist for more the 20 years, covering general interest topics and financial markets around the world. As a financial journalist, Hillary has worked for Euromoney Institutional Investor in New York and London and for Dow Jones Newswires in London. She also has experience in Southeast Asia, having held the Cambodia bureau chief position for Reuters in Phnom Penh in the early 2000s. She has had bylines in Institutional Investor, Traders Magazine, Alpha, The Wall Street Journal Europe, and Bethesda Magazine, as well as several newspapers and trade publications. Most recently, Hillary has developed an expertise in the U.S. mutual fund industry as the editor for four years of trade magazine Fund Directions and before that as a reporter for sister magazine Fund Action. Hillary holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Connecticut and lives in the Washington, D.C., metro area with her husband, a wildlife conservationist, and two children. She can be followed on Twitter at @hilljax and reached via email on hilljax@yahoo.com.

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