Roubini Global Economics

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Roubini Global Economics
Roubini Global Economics logo.jpg
Type Private
Founded 2004
Headquarters New York, NY, United States
No. of locations 3
Area served Global
Key people Nouriel Roubini (Chairman)
Terry Waters (CEO)
Paul Domjan
Don Hanna
Industry finance, economics
Products Macroeconomic Analysis
Research
Employees 75-100
Website www.roubini.com

Roubini Global Economics (formerly known as RGE Monitor), is a global economic and financial analysis firm based in New York City. The company also has an offices in London and Singapore.

History[edit]

Roubini Global Economics was founded in 2004 by Dr. Nouriel Roubini, former senior adviser to the U.S. Treasury and the International Monetary Fund and a professor at New York University's Stern School of Business and Camille LeBlanc, serial entrepreneur in the digital media sector. Ms LeBlanc was the founding CEO and was responsible for building the initial team and seeding the product in 3,000 accounts in the public and private financial sector. The company re-branded itself as Roubini Global Economics in 2010 and now has offices in New York, London and Singapore and includes a staff of several dozen in-house economists and analysts. Dr. Roubini serves as Chairman for the company and provides direction to the analytical team.

Acquisitions[edit]

In July 2012, Roubini announced that it had acquired Country Insights. In a press release, Nouriel Roubini commented “We believe our clients will find added value in the combination of Country Insights’ systematic country risk approach and Roubini’s macroeconomic strategy analysis”.[1]

Product[edit]

Roubini.com[edit]

Roubini's online product is focused on macroeconomic, financial, geo-strategic, and geo-political topics and includes original analysis of the world's economies and asset classes. Premium subscriptions allow for full access and are targeted at asset managers, hedge funds, commercial banks, investment banks, corporations, universities, central banks and other policy organizations.

Country Insights[edit]

With the acquisition of Country Insights, Roubini added a Quantitative Country Analytics (QCA) product that systematically measures the relative strengths and weaknesses of 174 countries across the globe.[2]

Roubini Monitor[edit]

In 2013, Roubini launched the web and newsletter-based Roubini Monitor aimed at retail investors.[3]

EconoMonitor[edit]

In 2010, Roubini moved their economic blogs to EconoMonitor.com, where economic, financial, and geopolitical thinkers from around the world can openly blog and debate.

Leadership[edit]

Terry Waters is the company's President and CEO. The research team is led by London-based Paul Domjan (Managing Director of Roubini Country Insights), Singapore based Don Hanna (Managing Director of Asia), New York based Sheryl King (Senior Director Research) and London based David Nowakowski (Senior Director Research).[4][5]

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