Capitola, California (PRWEB) September 25, 2013
Today PredictWallStreet announced that Dr. Frederick Grauer has joined the PredictWallStreet™ advisory team as a senior advisor. Aggregate predictions from PredictWallStreet’s online community of thousands of traders and investors are processed through proprietary collective intelligence algorithms to produce daily forecasts of stock and index movements.
Formerly the leader of one of the largest investment firms in the world and an acknowledged innovator in market behavior, Dr. Grauer is presently an investor in entrepreneurial ventures and an advisor to pension and investment funds. He brings an established track record of vetting strategic alternatives and distinguishing between hard facts and wishful thinking.
When asked why he was drawn to PredictWallStreet, Dr. Grauer explained that, “markets price expectations. But what are those expectations? PredictWallStreet reveals investor expectations and helps investors gauge both surprise and superiority. Had Keynes had PWS he would have won his fictional newspaper beauty contest!”
“We’re very excited that Dr. Grauer has chosen to join the PredictWallStreet advisory team and add his authority to our expanding cadre of experts,” said Craig Kaplan, Ph.D., Founder and CEO of PredictWallStreet. “Dr. Grauer’s ongoing association with the global investment community as well as academia and entrepreneurial ventures ensures that PredictWallStreet has an authoritative understanding of markets and strong relationships within the industry.”
“PredictWallStreet’s corporate board is actively recruiting other authorities with the stature of Dr. Grauer for the advisory team,” added Kaplan. “The involvement of respected and reputable advisors will advance and accelerate our global growth strategy. Over the next few weeks there will be more announcements of public figures accepting advisory roles.”
About Frederick L.A. Grauer, Ph.D.
Frederick Grauer was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Barclays Global Investors and its predecessors from 1983 to 1998 and a member of the Management Committee of Barclays Group. He became a General Partner of Angel Investors, L.P., a venture capital fund, in 1999, but continued to serve as Senior Advisor of Barclays Global Investors and its acquirer, BlackRock, until 2011. A pioneer in index funds referred to as the "king of indexing" and the "godfather of quant management," Dr. Grauer was recognized by Global Custodian Magazine as one of the 100 most important contributors to modern finance in the 20th century and has been featured on the cover of Fortune.
PredictWallStreet is the leading global online stock prediction community. Its daily stock and index forecasts derived from processing thousands of investor predictions through patented algorithms produce valuable trading signals. Founded in 2005, PredictWallStreet has processed millions of investor predictions making it a reliable source of investor sentiment and daily trading insights.