James Bianco is President and CEO of Bianco Research. He is a world-renowned expert in macro, fixed-income, and economic analysis. Since 1990, his commentaries have offered a unique perspective on the global economy and financial markets. Freed by the biases of traditional Wall Street research, Bianco has built a decades-long reputation for objective, incisive commentary that challenges consensus thinking. Bianco produces unique and original insights into movements in the financial markets and has been a featured speaker at many investment conferences. He appears frequently on CNBC, Fox Business, and Bloomberg, and is often featured in the Wall Street Journal, Grant's Interest Rate Observer, and MarketWatch.
Since November 1990, he has been producing fixed income commentaries with a circulation of hundreds of portfolio managers and traders. Jim's commentaries are primarily devoted to the fixed income markets with special emphasis on: money flow characteristics of primary dealers, mutual funds, hedge funds, futures traders, banks, and institutional investors. Other topics he has researched include: the effects of commodity prices on bond yields, how the ratio of the equity market's capitalization as a percentage of nominal gross domestic product affects price performance of the stock market, the role government regulation plays in determining inflation, how market performance affects mutual fund investors, the role politics plays in setting interest rates, and measuring the stock and bond markets from a total-return perspective.