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Robert Wiedemer

Robert Wiedemer

Formal First Name
Robert
Dates
1960 - present
Location

Robert Wiedemer is a Managing Director of Ark Financial Management, a money management firm headquartered in Herndon, Virginia. He is best known for co-writing America’s Bubble Economy in 2006, the landmark book that correctly predicted the 2008 global financial crisis. His Aftershock series has also received widespread international interest. His books have been the subject of articles in the major press including The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Euromoney, and Barrons.

CURRENT APPOINTMENTS

  • President of Aftershock Publishing
  • Portfolio Manager for Ark Strategic Investments
  • Managing Director of Ark Financial Management

PUBLICATIONS
  • His books have been translated into Korean, Chinese and Japanese.
  • His books have sold almost 1 million copies.


MEDIA AND APPEARANCES
  • Wiedemer often speaks to groups of investors, financial analysts, and economists including the New York Hedge Fund Roundtable, the World Bank, various CFA societies, the Army’s Training and Doctrine Command, and the National Press Club. 
  • He is a frequent commentator on TV including CNBC and Fox Business News.


LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

  • Wiedemer holds a Series 65.