Nick Kalivas

Senior Equity Product Strategist

Nick Kalivas is a Senior Equity Product Strategist for Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, a registered investment advisor that sponsors the PowerShares family of exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Invesco PowerShares is Leading the Intelligent ETF Revolution, a new generation of ETFs.

In his role, Nick works on researching, developing product-specific strategies, and creating thought leadership to position and promote the smart beta* equity line up. Prior to joining Invesco PowerShares, Nick spent the majority of his career in the futures industry, delivering research, strategy, and market intelligence to institutional and high net worth clients centered in the equity and interest rate markets. He was a featured contributor for the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, and provided research services to a New York-based global macro commodity trading advisor where he supplied insight on equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities. Nick has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Reuters, NY Times and by the Associated Press, and has made numerous appearances on CNBC and Bloomberg.

Nick has a BBA in Accounting and Finance from the University of Wisconsin — Madison and a MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business with concentrations in Economics, Finance, and Statistics. He holds the Series 7 and Series 63 registrations.

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Embracing Rising Interest Rates

Floating Rate Instruments can make a lot of sense in a rising interest rate environment In my May 19 blog, I mentioned two strategies that investors could consider in a rising interest rate environment. Given the recent direction of short-term interest rates, I believe the information bears repeating with updated numbers. Interest rates have been Read more […]