Gold is on the rise this year as investors seek shelter from the volatility in the stock and oil markets. While 90-day annualized volatility of oil, around 50%, is the highest since April last year, and is near its 2001 peak, it’s not near the high levels of 2008 or 1991. Also, the open interest that […]
Jodie M. Gunzberg is global head of commodities at S&P Dow Jones Indices. Jodie is responsible for the product management of S&P DJI Commodity Indices, which include the S&P GSCI and Dow Jones Commodity Index (DJCI), among the most widely recognized commodity benchmarks in the world. The indices represent the global commodity market and are most commonly used for the historical benefits of inflation protection and diversification to stocks and bonds.
Prior to joining S&P Dow Jones Indices in 2010, Jodie worked for more than a decade analyzing commodities in various roles within the investment management and consulting business. Most recently, Jodie was the chief investment strategist for an investment consulting firm. In her role she oversaw more than 350 plans ranging in size from USD 10 million to USD 13 billion and totaling more than USD 85 billion in assets. Jodie has published many industry pieces on hedge funds and commodity investing and is a frequent speaker and moderator. Jodie has given briefings to the U.S. Senate, U.S. House of Representatives and has participated in national think tanks. She is commonly quoted by the press and has been a guest on BloombergTV, CNBC, Fox Business, Reuters, Sky News, Channel NewsAsia, ETNow and CCTV2.Jodie is a CFA charterholder, member and curriculum consultant of the CFA Institute and is a Director on the Board of Directors for NYSSA. She is also a former director of the Board of Directors for CFA Chicago. Jodie currently serves on the Advisory Board for the Department of Finance of Hofstra University. She received her MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, and earned a B.S. in Mathematics from Emory University.