News


Announcements:

06-03-2019

Columbus Macro co-CIOs Brian Wright and Ray Micaletti to speak at Cetera Financial Specialist Conference, Chicago June 6th

Columbus Macro co-CIOs Brian Wright and Ray Micaletti will provide their views on asset allocation techniques as part of Cetera Financial Specialist’s Portfolio Advisory Services (PAS) Summit.

05-21-2019

Craig Columbus to present at DWS Directions Conference, Chicago May 22nd

Columbus Macro CEO Craig Columbus will join Tanya Backett from the BBC World News Today and Frank Kelly, Deutsche Bank’s Head of Government and Public Affairs, to discuss the outlook for the global economy and key policy initiatives.    

02-27-2019

Columbus Macro expands investment strategy distribution, now available through Envestnet

We are pleased to announce that our Satellite Tactical (Global Tactical Asset Allocation) and Global Income-Yield Select (Multi-Asset Income) strategies are now available on the Envestnet platform for use as an SMA (separately managed account) or as a sleeve within a UMA (unified managed account). Envestnet is a leading provider of integrated portfolio, practice management, and reporting solutions to financial advisors and institutions.

10-24-2018

Columbus Macro investment strategies now offered via Mid Atlantic's Portfolio Solutions Program (MAPS)

Columbus Macro is pleased to announce that selected asset management strategies of the firm are now available to registered representatives of Mid Atlantic Financial Management, Inc. (MAFM) via Mid Atlantic's Portfolio Solutions Program (MAPS). This dual contract platform provides advisors and their clients with access to Columbus Macro’s global core, dynamic, income, and tactical investment solutions. 

07-09-2018

Columbus Macro investment strategies now offered via TD Ameritade's Separate Account Exchange (SAE) Platform

Columbus Macro is pleased to announce that selected asset management strategies of the firm are now available to other Registered Investment Advisors (RIAs) who use TD Ameritrade Institutional for custody and brokerage services. This dual contract platform provides advisors and their clients with access to Columbus Macro’s global core, dynamic, income, and tactical investment solutions. 

03-02-2018

Columbus Macro expands investment strategy distribution to Schwab Managed Account Marketplace®

Columbus Macro is pleased to announce that selected asset management strategies of the firm are now available on the Schwab Managed Account Marketplace®.  This leading dual contract platform provides advisors and their clients with access to Columbus Macro’s global core, income, and tactical investment solutions while leveraging the brokerage and custody services of Schwab.    

12-12-2017

Columbus Macro, LLC announces addition to business development team

Columbus Macro is pleased to announce that Geoffrey Deasey has joined the firm as Managing Director, Mid-Atlantic Region.

Mr. Deasey brings extensive institutional business development experience gained at firms such as Glenmede, Brown Brothers Harriman, Legg Mason, and Corestates Capital.  He holds a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and a JD from Widener University School of Law. 

10-09-2017

Columbus Macro, LLC opens second office location

Columbus Macro is pleased to announce that the firm has added a second office location in western Pennsylvania.  The Pittsburgh-area office will expand the firm’s presence beyond its Scottsdale, Arizona headquarters.  Western Pennsylvania has emerged as a leading educational hub for computer science, computational finance, and machine learning.  Columbus Macro intends to leverage these regional university resources as part of its ongoing research and financial engineering efforts. 

8-14-2017

Columbus Macro, LLC announces strategic additions to leadership team

Columbus Macro is pleased to announce that Dr. Raymond Micaletti has joined the firm as co-Chief Investment Officer, and Scott Umstead has assumed the role of Chief Marketing Officer/Head of Business Development. 

Dr. Micaletti brings specialized expertise in the development of systematic and tactical investment strategies, working as a global macro portfolio manager, investment strategist, and risk analyst.   He has held positions at Fortress Investment Group, JP Morgan, Zimmer Lucas Partners, and Barclays Capital.   Raymond received his Ph.D., M.A. from Princeton University and a B.S. in Engineering from the University of Notre Dame.

Mr. Umstead adds a wealth of senior executive experience gained at both large and small financial institutions.  He has a variety of leadership positions including roles as First Vice President and Northeast District Director for Merrill Lynch, President for Wachovia Securities Eastern Division Private Client Group, and CEO of Sweetwater Asset Management, LLC.  Scott graduated with honors from Southern Methodist University.