Aaron Anderson 

Aaron Anderson


Senior Vice President of Research

Aaron Anderson joined Fisher Investments in 2005 and currently serves as Senior Vice President of Research. Aaron has been on the firm’s five-member Investment Policy Committee (IPC) since 2011. The IPC, supported by the firm’s Research Group, monitors global economic and market conditions in order to make all strategic investment decisions for client portfolios.

Aaron currently oversees global macroeconomic analysis and capital markets research, but he has also served in many other capacities at Fisher Investments. His past responsibilities at Fisher Investments have included managing and working on the Capital Markets Research Team, editing and writing articles for Fisher Investments’ MarketMinder column, overseeing business-wide innovation projects and much more.

Over his career, Aaron has gained a deep understanding of specific capital markets topics like monetary policy. He is a regular guest on major financial TV networks, like CNBC, and is quoted in publications, like The Wall Street Journal and Reuters, for his thoughts on central bank moves, interest rate forecasts and other relevant capital markets indicators. Aaron has written two books, including Own the World: How Smart Investors Create Global Portfolios, and he continues to write financial articles.

Aaron also has years of experience working with Fisher Investments’ institutional clients, which has given him firsthand experience managing portfolios with unique goals and potentially strict guidelines. Helping these clients invest within their requirements has given him unique insight into niche areas of portfolio management, such as environmental, social and governance (ESG).

Aaron regularly meets with private and institutional clients globally. He is a regular speaker for Fisher Investments’ client seminars, where he provides insights on current market conditions, details any changes to portfolio positioning and answers client questions. 

Prior to joining Fisher Investments, Aaron worked at Deutsche Bank Alex Brown as an Assistant Vice President. In that role, he was responsible for running daily brokerage operations for a team with over 1,000 client accounts. Aaron holds degrees in Geophysics from the University of California, Santa Barbara and Applied Economics from the University of San Francisco. He currently resides in the San Francisco Bay Area and enjoys traveling, running, skiing and spending time with his family.

Recent Articles & Interviews with Aaron


Investors Staying ‘Cautious’ With Fed Set To Decide Interest Rate Path

The Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee aren’t the only ones closely watching the risks facing the global economy. Noah Hamman, CEO of AdvisorShares, says investors are staying cautious, too. He spoke with Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Brian Sozzi and Aaron Anderson, Fisher Investments senior vice president of research.

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Fed Interest Rate Cuts May Risk 'Trying To Placate The Market Too Much'

Aaron Anderson, Senior VP of Fisher Investments, joins Yahoo Finance to discuss how the markets will react if the Fed cuts interest rates.

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The Fed Has A Bit Of Flexibility In Rate Hike Plans

Markets are comfortable with the levels of inflation, says Aaron Anderson, senior VP of research at Fisher Investments.

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Don't Hold Your Breath Trump Will Bring You More Capital Gains

Expecting changes to capital gains from the Trump administration? Don't, at least not yet.

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Don't Panic Over The Inverted Yield Curve

Many investors continue to voice worry about the inverted yield curve. Relax, trouble is unlikely in the near-term.

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Why New Tariffs From Trump Aren't A Reason To Be Bearish On Stocks

The markets have reacted negatively to news of new tariffs on China. But investors should stay the course.

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Video: The Relationship Between US Politics And Global Oil Prices

President Donald Trump is unlikely to prefer going into the upcoming U.S. midterm elections with "a lot higher oil prices, a lot higher gasoline prices," says Aaron Anderson of Fisher Investments.

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The Market Is Reading 'Way Too Much' Into The Tax Bill In The Short Term

Aaron Anderson of Fisher Investments says the impact of tax cuts on the economy takes time and is uncertain.

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Comparing Contagions

Should investors find solace in comparisons between Europe today and the Asian financial crisis?

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Curse the Dark or Light a Candle?

Could Germany use credit default swaps to ease Greece's debt woes?

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