Investopedia Financial Analyst


University of Alberta


  • 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 more than five years, with her work appearing on multiple 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.