Marty Fridson

Marty Fridson

Formal First Name
Martin (Marty)
1952 - present

Marty Fridson is the Chief Investment Officer of Lehmann Livian Fridson Advisors. He began his career covering corporate bond trading, securities analysis, investment strategy, and money management. He is recognized as one of Wall Street’s most thoughtful and perceptive analysts. Praised widely for their humor, rigor, and utility, Fridson’s writing focuses primarily on political economy, investments, and the history of financial markets. His books have been translated into Chinese, German, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Fridson also has authored numerous articles in professional journals.

Professional Experience

Academic History

Marty Fridson has been quoted in Almost Daily Grants.

In 2000, Fridson became the youngest person ever inducted into the Fixed Income Analysts Society Hall of Fame. 

In 2002, The Financial Management Association International named him the Financial Executive of the Year.

He was declared "the Dean of High Yield" by Institutional Investor Magazine.

Fridson is the editor of Forbes/Fridson Income Securities Investor.