Political Risk Expert
Political risk expert Lawrence McDonald is a New York Times bestselling author and a regular contributor to CNBC. Mr. McDonald is the creator of The Bear Traps Report, a globally recognized research platform focused on political and systemic risk with actionable trade ideas, and RealVision talk show “The Larry McDonald Series,” on which he hosts heavyweights from the worlds of finance and politics. He is also a Keynote Speaker with rare insight into domestic and international politics and finance, drawing upon his career in finance that includes stints at Société Générale and Lehman Brothers. His 2009 book, “A Colossal Failure of Common Sense: The Inside Story of the Collapse of Lehman Brothers,” has sold over 600,000 copies.