Jeff Yastine is the current editor of Total Wealth Insider, a journal by the Banyan Hill Publishing. He began his career in the stock market on Wall Street serving as an assistant portfolio manager at Bankers Trust. He was later promoted to prestigious positions to manage hedge funds at ING and Deutsche Bank. Jeff has managed funds for prominent companies like Kinetics Asset Management where he helped them gain profits from $6 billion to $25 billion in a year. He was acknowledged for being the world’s best hedge funds manager with an annual return of about 26%.
Jeff’s first job at Banyan Hill Publishing was in 2015 as an editorial director. With the knowledge and experience he has in stock markets, he also writes a weekly column on Sovereign Investor Daily and Winning Investor Daily. Both newbies and experts in the stock market benefit from the depth of insight that Jeff Yastine shares in his articles. During the 2008-2009 economic crises, Jeff participated in an investment challenge organized by Templeton Foundation. Within two years, Jeff grew a tremendous 76% return from an initial investment of $50 million to $88 million.
Besides investing, Jeff has also worked as a financial reporter at PBS Nightly Business Report. He interviewed prominent people like Warren Buffet and Richard Branson who shared with him some of the secrets of successful investing. He won the Emmy Award nomination in 2007 for an investigation he had conducted on the poor state of infrastructure in the United States. Jeff Yastine has also reported on prominent stories like the financial impacts of the 2005 Hurricane Katrina, the 1999 handling over of the Panama Canal, the effects of investing on Cuba’s economy and the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
His contribution to investing in the real states was a goldmine to many investors in the United States and the globe at large. He warned investors not to put their money in real estates during the mid-2000s crisis. In 2002, Jeff was part of the NBR journalist team that scooped the New York State of Certified Public Accountants’ Excellence. The team had written a report on the country’s bond market. As a senior editor at Banyan Hill Publishing, Jeff Yastine is not limited to financial reports on stocks and bonds. He also writes articles on technological matters like the rise of hacking in the corporate world and the importance of cyber security.