• Investopedia financial analyst with 10+ years of experience in financial analysis, fund trading, and credit analysis
  • A freelance writer with works related to leadership, investments, and finance 
  • Tutors students in various financial related fields


Alexandra Yan is a financial analyst for Investopedia ULC, where she specializes in financial analysis and research. She began her career completing full-time internships as a fund trader and credit analyst with the Bank of Qingdao in China. Part-time, she privately tutored dozens of students in finance, accounting, and operational management. Alexandra has written content for 5+ years with works appearing on major websites, such as Yahoo Finance. Her writings focus on investments, securities, and leadership.


Alexandra earned a Bachelor of Commerce with a distinction in accounting and finance from the University of Alberta.