Douglas Coté

Douglas Coté


Chief Market Strategist

Investment Management

Focus: Investment Management

Douglas Coté serves as the chief market strategist for ING U.S. Investment Management, which plans to rebrand as Voya Investment Management in May 2014. Through frequent market commentaries, speaking engagements, training seminars and conference calls, Doug provides in-depth analysis and practical support to help financial advisors maintain effective long-term, goal-oriented investment strategies. With more than 20 years of active money-management experience as a portfolio manager and hedge fund chief investment officer, Coté delivers hands-on interpretations of the forces driving capital markets and effective ways to respond.

In Coté’s former role as a portfolio manager with ING U.S. Investment Management, he managed over $14 billion in equity assets.

Doug is regularly featured on media outlets such as CNBC, Fox Business, and Bloomberg TV. A recognized authority on trading impact, cost and timing risk, he has also been published in the International Journal of Managerial Finance and other publications, coining the term “Honest EPS” as a way of identifying high-quality stocks.

Coté received a Bachelor of Science in management information systems from the University of Rhode Island and Master of Business Administration from the University of Hartford. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation.

Follow Doug’s commentary on the markets on the ING Global Perspectives Twitter feed, @ING_GP.

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