If world leaders endorse the European Union’s latest ambitious climate-change targets at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) in November it would be a significant step for the environment and could also have a big economic impact.
Although recent news out of China has understandably unsettled the markets, we don’t think it changes the long-term investment case. Volatility goes hand in hand with China’s higher long-term return potential.
Global Head of Product Specialist Systematic Equity
23 Years of Industry Experience |
New York, New York
Christian McCormick is the Global Head of Product Specialist Systematic Equity and Product Specialist China Equities since August 2021. Previously, he was senior product specialist for the Best Styles team, product specialist for select European and China equity strategies, and a senior Sustainability Specialist within the US. He joined Allianz Global Investors in 2015.
As a member of the Systematic Equity team, his primary role as a Global Head is to oversee the product specialist function and directly cover the firm’s Best Styles strategies in North America, South America, and Asia. Christian will remain as the product specialist for the China Equity platform for North and South American based clients. He has more than 20 years of investment-industry experience. Christian was previously a managing director at INTECH, where he had client-service and product-specialist responsibilities. Before that, he was an investment consultant for Meketa Investment Group.
Christian has a B.A. in business administration and Russian studies from Principia College. He is CFA charterholder, and holds the FINRA series 7 and 63 licenses.