Michael is a Senior Managing Director at State Street Global Advisors and Chief Investment Officer for Fundamental Growth and Core Equity. He is also a member of State Street Global Advisors' Executive Management Group. Previously, Michael was Chief Investment Officer for Fundamental International Equities. He has been a portfolio manager for the International Equity (EAFE) strategy since 1995, the State Street Institutional International Equity Fund, and Elfun International Equity Fund.
Michael joined State Street Global Advisors in July 2016 through its acquisition of GE Asset Management (GEAM). Previously at GEAM, as part of the International Equity team, he held roles as Chief Investment Officer, Co-Chief Investment Officer, Director of Portfolio Management and a Director of Research for the International Equity research team. He joined GEAM in 1991 after completing GE's Financial Management Program where he had financial assignments at GE Energy, GE Capital and GEAM. While at GEAM, Michael started as an analyst in International Equities in 1991 responsible for Latin America and Canada. He relocated to GEAM's London offices in 1992 where he led their European equity research until 1995. Since 1995, Michael has managed various equity portfolios and covered a variety of sectors outside the US equity market. Prior to GE, he worked for Monarch Capital Corporation.
Michael has a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Western New England College and an MBA from Fordham University. He is a holder of the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts.
Disclaimer: The Goldener Bulle award given by Finanzen.net on 02 February 2018 which recognises from investors who demonstrate our highest rated ETF range of all ETF companies. The award/ranking given is chosen based on investor's feedback for the time period of 01.01.2017 - 31.12.2017.
Important Risk Information:
SPDR ETF is the exchange traded funds ("ETF") platform of State Street Global Advisors and is comprised of funds that have been authorised by European regulatory authorities as open-ended UCITS investment companies. SPDR ETFs may not be available or suitable for you.
ETFs trade like stocks, are subject to investment risk, fluctuate in market value and may trade at prices above or below the ETFs net asset value. Brokerage commissions and ETF expenses will reduce returns.
Changes in exchange rates may have an adverse effect on the value, price or income of an investment. Further, there is no guarantee an ETF will achieve its investment objective.
SHARES IN THE FUNDS OF THE SPDR® ETF SICAV, SSGA SPDR ETFS EUROPE I AND SSGA SPDR ETFS EUROPE II PLC MAY NOT BE AVAILABLE FOR OR SUITABLE FOR YOU. THE VIEWS EXPRESSED IN THIS SITE DO NOT CONSTITUTE INVESTMENT ADVICE. INDEPENDENT ADVICE SHOULD BE SOUGHT IN CASES OF DOUBT. NEITHER THE INFORMATION NOR ANY OPINION CONTAINED ON THIS SITE CONSTITUTES A SOLICITATION OR OFFER TO BUY OR SELL SHARES OF THE FUNDS OR ANY OTHER FINANCIAL INSTRUMENT.
Standard & Poor's®, S&P® and SPDR® are registered trademarks of Standard & Poor's Financial Services LLC (S&P); Dow Jones is a registered trademark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC (Dow Jones); and these trademarks have been licensed for use by S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC (SPDJI) and sublicensed for certain purposes by State Street Corporation. State Street Corporation's financial products are not sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by SPDJI, Dow Jones, S&P, their respective affiliates and third party licensors and none of such parties make any representation regarding the advisability of investing in such product(s) nor do they have any liability in relation thereto, including for any errors, omissions, or interruptions of any index.
SPDR ETFs may be offered and sold only in those jurisdictions where authorised, in compliance with applicable regulations.
Information related to Mexico
This information does not constitute and is not intended to constitute marketing or an offer of securities and accordingly should not be construed as such. The Funds referenced herein have not been, and will not be, registered under the Mexican Securities Market Law (Ley del Mercado de Valores) and may not be publicly offered or sold in the United Mexican States. Disclosure documentation related to any of the aforementioned Funds may not be distributed publicly in Mexico and shares of the Funds may not be traded in Mexico.
You should obtain and read a prospectus and KIID relating to the SPDR ETFs prior to investing. Further information and the prospectus/KIID describing the characteristics, costs and risks of SPDR ETFs are available for residents of countries where SPDR ETFs are authorised for sale on the SPDRs website and from your local SSGA office.