Deena Zaidi

Deena Zaidi is a contributor to various financial websites and academic journals and is based in Seattle. She holds a degree in MBA-Finance from ICFAI Business School and MSc. in International Banking & Finance from University of Durham.

Her areas of interest cover the banking industry (with special focus on reforms and trends) and repercussions of the 2008 financial crisis across various economies including the Eurozone and emerging markets. 

Recent Articles By The Author

Everything You Need to Know About the Coming Fed Rate Increase

Everything You Need to Know About the Coming Fed Rate Increase

With increased talks about Fed interest rate hike, it's important to understand how monetary policy operates and under what conditions the Fed decides to increase the interest rates.

You Are Probably Confusing Volatility With Risk: 3 Tips to Help You Invest Better

You Are Probably Confusing Volatility With Risk: 3 Tips to Help You Invest Better

Investors often confuse volatility with risk and can sometimes bypass an investment opportunity during price fluctuations. Three reasons why they need to reconsider using volatility as a proxy to risk.

What You Need to Know About Market Corrections and Bear Markets

What You Need to Know About Market Corrections and Bear Markets

What's the difference between a market correction and a bear market, and what should investors be doing with their portfolios right now as stocks slide?

Here Are the 5 Uncertainties Creating Market Disruption

Here Are the 5 Uncertainties Creating Market Disruption

While most of last week’s stock market disruption was prompted by China’s surprise move to devalue its own currency, there are five additional uncertainties that continue to bother the investors.