There is no doubt that 2013 has been a financially turbulent year. While several controversial economic issues were dominating our mainstream news media, many others passed by unnoticed. Can we really trust what we were told about the world’s economic recovery? Andrew Hoffman gives us an update on the financial dealings of 2013 and offers insight into the murky machinations of the financial elite in this interview with Regina Meredith.
Andrew ("Andy") Hoffman, CFA joined Miles Franklin as Marketing Director in October 2011. For a decade, he was a U.S.-based buy-side and sell-side analyst, most notably as an II-ranked oil service analyst at Salomon Smith Barney from 1999 through 2005. Since 2002, his focus has been entirely on Precious Metals, and since 2006 has written free missives regarding gold, silver, and macroeconomics. Prior to joining the company, he spent five years working as an Investor Relations officer or consultant to numerous junior mining companies.