|By Marketwired .||
|March 3, 2014 10:31 AM EST||
BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/03/14 -- Newfound Research LLC (www.thinknewfound.com), a quantitative asset management firm focused on tactical, ETF-based investment solutions, is pleased to announce that Andrew Gogerty will join the firm in the role of Vice President of Investment Strategies, beginning March 17. In this newly established role, Gogerty will serve as a conduit for Newfound's investment team and the business development, sales and marketing teams, focusing on research, product development, thought leadership and education.
The addition of Mr. Gogerty comes at a pivotal time for this rapidly growing firm, as Newfound expands the distribution of its investment strategies to advisors through discretionary separate accounts and other packaged solutions.
"We are extremely proud of the tremendous growth that we have experienced in recent years," says Tom Rosedale, CEO of Newfound. "The success of these strategies, and of our partners, has afforded up the opportunity to quickly expand our national reach and offer our unique investment strategies to a broad community of advisors and institutional platforms. We are thrilled to have Andy on board, bringing with him an unparalleled level of expertise in the ETF strategist and quantitative research space that will be invaluable as we continue to expand our offerings and our reach."
Gogerty joins Newfound from Morningstar, Inc., where he established the industry's preeminent research framework for ETF managed portfolios and coverage of this space. "The ETF managed portfolio space has been on a strong growth trajectory in recent years," says Mr. Gogerty. "Within this universe, Newfound stands out among the rest with a unique culture, a focus on investment excellence, radical transparency of its thought leadership and a true track record for innovation. Newfound has already had a material impact in this space, and I'm excited to join a firm that has the expertise and vision to change the way advisors and key decision makers help investors succeed."
With the new hire, Newfound expands its presence from Boston to Chicago.
About Newfound Research LLC
Newfound is a Boston-based registered investment advisor focused on rule-based, outcome-oriented investment strategies. Newfound pioneered the research and use of dynamic, volatility-adjusted momentum models and specializes in tactical asset and risk management. In the last five years, Newfound's models have been utilized to help drive the investment decisions for billions of dollars in assets. For more information about Newfound, visit www.thinknewfound.com.
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