Robert P. Browne, CFA

Robert P. Browne, CFA, is an executive vice president and chief investment officer for Northern Trust. He is also co-portfolio manager of the Northern Global Tactical Asset Allocation Fund, and he is a member of Northern Trust’s operating group and management group. Additionally, Mr. Browne chairs the firm’s investment policy committee, which sets investment policy for all Northern Trust groups in all asset classes. He is responsible for investment performance, process, and philosophy across multiple investment strategies, including fixed income, active equity, and passive investments. Previously, Mr. Browne worked for ING Investment Management and was the firm’s chief investment officer for fixed-income and proprietary investments. He holds a BA in economics from the College of the Holy Cross and a master’s degree in international business studies from the University of South Carolina.

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The Importance of Avoiding Unintended Bets in Your Investment Portfolio

At the 70th CFA Institute Annual Conference, Robert P. Browne, CFA, CIO at Northern Trust, discussed his team’s investment process and warned portfolio managers about understanding the full extent of the implied bets made with their investments. Read More