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A Mid-Year Look at our 2015 Themes

Tom Wald

Tom Wald
Chief Investment Officer,
Transamerica Asset Management

Be prepared for the market in the second half of 2015 with insight from Transamerica Chief Investment Officer Tom Wald, CFA®. In his mid-year outlook, Wald discusses the positive and negative events that affected the six investment themes he outlined at the beginning of 2015. He also explains why there is reason to be optimistic about the remainder of the year. Let us provide the market insight you need to be confident about the investment decisions you make. Read Tom's perspective on:

  • Stock picking among US Equities
  • Risk of rising rates
  • Opportunities in credit
  • Tailwinds in international equities
  • Oil price impacts
  • Inflation: low risk, but not to be ignored

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About the author

Tom Wald, CFA®Chief Investment Officer, Transamerica Asset Management

Tom is responsible for overseeing the investment and mutual fund product development functions and sub-adviser selection process and has more than 25 years of investment experience and has managed large mutual funds and sub-advised separate account portfolios. Tom holds a Bachelor's degree in political science from Tulane University and an MBA in finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.



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