Norton Reamer

Norton Reamer is the former chief investment officer and CEO of Putnam Investments. He founded and for twenty years ran United Asset Management. In 2003, he founded and led Asset Management Finance. Each firm was a leader in its investment approach and organizational structure. He is the co-author of Investment: A History (Columbia Business School Publishing, February 2016).

Recent Articles By The Author

Ancient History Offers Investors Lessons About Market Volatility

Ancient History Offers Investors Lessons About Market Volatility

Deals made centuries ago in Greece and during the European Renaissance hold important takeaways for investing in the 21st century.

This New Fiduciary Rule Is a Baby Step Toward Protecting Dignified Retirement

This New Fiduciary Rule Is a Baby Step Toward Protecting Dignified Retirement

The Department of Labor "conflict of interest" rule requires financial advisors to act as fiduciaries when handling retirement accounts.

Considering Alternative Assets in This Unpredictable Market? Make Sure You Consider These Questions

Considering Alternative Assets in This Unpredictable Market? Make Sure You Consider These Questions

Compared to past decades, alternative managers can produce exceptional returns, but they also face steep hurdles to today.