Author Archives: Marco Pirondini

About Marco Pirondini

Marco Pirondini is Executive Vice President, Head of Equities, U.S. for Pioneer Investments. Marco also oversees the Fundamental Research Department and is Portfolio Manager of Pioneer International Value Fund and Pioneer Global Equity Fund. He joined Pioneer Investments in 1999.

US Elections: What’s in Store for Equities?

(Part one of three) Marco Pirondini is Head of Equities, US and Portfolio Manager of global equity strategies. What would a Donald Trump victory or a Hillary Clinton victory mean for financial markets? In this first of a three-part series, … Continue reading

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Thought for the Day: Be Wary of Oil October 2016

Marco Pirondini is Head of Equities, US and Portfolio Manager of global equity strategies. Energy investors are focused on OPEC’s recent pledge to curb oil production, which triggered wide swings in oil prices and expectations of higher prices ahead. But we’re wary … Continue reading

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Will International Equities Finally Outperform?

Marco Pirondini is Head of Equities, US and Portfolio Manager of global equity strategies. Since 2009, US equities have been on a roll compared to international equities. We think this is about to change. The primary reason US equities have … Continue reading

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Post-Brexit Opportunities in Global Equities

Marco Pirondini is Head of Equities, US and Portfolio Manager of global equity strategies. Equity performance this year has been driven by a flight to income in a post-Brexit, low interest rate, low growth environment. As a result, sectors that … Continue reading

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Turbulent Start to 2016

Equities are having one of their worst Januarys in history.[1]  There are a number of factors contributing to this increased market volatility, including: Steep declines in commodity prices, which are causing an increase in credit defaults and are having a … Continue reading

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