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Posts by Lawrence Lewitinn

Lawrence Lewitinn, editor in chief and co-founder

Wall Street veteran Lawrence Lewitinn was previously deputy editor and senior business & technology editor at the Observer. He had been a writer and producer with Yahoo Finance, one of the world’s largest financial news 
websites. There he regularly created some of the site’s most popular pieces, covering complex market news stories. Prior to Yahoo, he was a producer for CNBC’s “Talking Numbers,” “Options Action,” and “Futures Now.” Lewitinn spent two decades in finance before reporting on it. He managed the Asian and European markets desk for quantitative-oriented hedge fund MQS Asset Management, trading fixed income, currencies, and commodities. He also served as director of acquisitions for two real estate investment companies. He began his career as a foreign exchange trader with then-fledgling Millennium Partners, LP (today Millennium Management, LLC), now one of the largest hedge funds in the world. A graduate of New York University, Lewitinn has both an MBA in finance and a Master of International Affairs from Columbia University, with concentrations in security policy and the Middle East. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder.