Chief Global Market Strategist

Kristina Hooper


Kristina Hooper is Chief Global Market Strategist at Invesco. In this role, she leads Invesco’s Global Market Strategy (GMS) Office, which has strategists on the ground in North America, Europe, and Asia. Kristina and her team formulate macro views of the markets and economy, examine the potential investment implications of those views, and share their insights with clients and the media around the world. She joined Invesco in 2016 and has been in the investment industry since 1995.

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  • Appears on Bloomberg TV (including Asia and Canada), Bloomberg Wall Street Week, CNBC, CNNI, Yahoo! Finance, Cheddar, and BBC
  • Quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, The New York Times, Bloomberg, CNN, Axios, The Washington Post, and other financial news publications
  • Featured on cover of January 2015 issue of Kiplinger’s

Previous experience
  • Allianz Global Investors – US Investment Strategist
  • PIMCO Funds – Vice President, Client Portfolio Manager / Equity Product Manager
  • UBS (formerly PaineWebber) – Assistant Vice President (in Retirement and Financial Planning Group)
  • MetLife – Associate

  • Master’s in industrial and labor relations, Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations
  • MBA in finance, New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business
  • JD, Pace University, Elisabeth Haub School of Law
  • BA in English and history, Wellesley College

  • Certified Financial Planner® (CFP)
  • Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA)
  • Certified Investment Management Analyst® (CIMA)
  • Chartered Financial Consultant® (ChFC) professional

Insights from Kristina

  • Markets and Economy
    Markets and Economy

    Midyear Investment Outlook 2024: Looking forward to rate cuts

    By Kristina Hooper

    Invesco's midyear outlook looks at the path of inflation and how global central bankers are balancing risks as they begin to cut interest rates.

    July 10, 2024
  • Markets and Economy
    Markets and Economy

    Reversals of fortune emerge in elections and economies

    By Kristina Hooper

    France and the United Kingdom see a change in political direction in recent elections. What could that mean for investors?

    July 9, 2024
  • Markets and Economy
    Markets and Economy

    What does France’s election mean for markets?

    By Kristina Hooper

    The second half got off to a fast start as markets absorbed some important data for the Federal Reserve and the first round of legislative elections in France.

    July 2, 2024
  • Markets and Economy
    Markets and Economy

    Mixed economic data raises questions in US and around the world

    By Kristina Hooper

    As data reports deliver mixed messages on the US economy and the US deficit rises, signs across the globe show diverging central banks and the potential for rising prices.

    June 25, 2024
  • Markets and Economy
    Markets and Economy

    As global economies diverge, where are the investment opportunities?

    By Kristina Hooper

    Central banks are on different timelines for rate cuts, political uncertainty is leading to divergence within Europe, and emerging market elections have shown different preferences among voters.

    June 21, 2024