Van Hesser is an investment professional with extensive experience covering corporates and financial institutions, including buy- and sell-side credit analysis, corporate finance, and positions in research management. Throughout his career, Mr. Hesser has successfully shared his industry views with members of senior management and institutional investors in the U.S., Europe, and Asia. He has been ranked in Institutional Investor magazine's All-America Fixed Income Research Team 10 times and has been selected as a fact witness in important industry litigation. As a research director, Mr. Hesser has a demonstrated track record in commercializing investment research through innovative product design and delivery.
“Markets tend to dismiss shutdowns as political grandstanding that resolve quickly. The worry around a pending shutdown is if it is emblematic of a much larger problem—government dysfunction—that could start to lean on investor sentiment. Recent surveys suggest that Americans are dissatisfied with the way that things are going across the country, however financial markets’ singular focus on strong corporate earnings is keeping stocks and credit well bid.”19 October 2021
We’re at an inflection point economically. We’re headed from this environment of stimulus-fueled boom. An extraordinarily strong economy is now going to normalize.3 August 2021