Richard Peterson, MarketPsych
At MarketPsych, Dr. Peterson’s team develops granular media sentiment data for currencies, commodities, and equities and invests using machine-learning based models. MarketPsych’s data is consumed by the world’s largest hedge funds. Called “Wall Street’s Top Psychiatrist” (Associated Press), his books “Inside the Investor’s Brain” (Wiley, 2007) and “Trading on Sentiment” (Wiley, 2016) were each praised as a “seminal text” by Barrons and Investing.com, respectively. Dr. Peterson has degrees in electrical engineering and medicine from the University of Texas, performed post-graduate neuroeconomics research at Stanford University, is Board-certified in psychiatry. He is registered as an investment advisor in California.