Event-Driven Investing has always been in a niche by itself within the investing world – and in today’s markets the difference is even more pronounced. It requires not just a specific skill set; it’s an entirely different mindset to look at a company and assess...
Blaine Capital, LLC was founded in 2016 by Wall Street veteran William B. Smith. Mr. Smith is the President and Chief Investment Officer of the firm and is responsible for shaping, communicating and executing the firm’s investment outlook and strategy.
Mr. Smith has focused on event driven investment analysis since 1992. He launched his eponymously named asset management firm in 1997 to concentrate on capital markets and investment management. After a successful 19-year run, Mr. Smith merged his investment management operations with a larger advisor firm where he assumed the role of Chief Investment Officer before launching Blaine Capital.
Mr. Smith is a frequent guest on CNBC and is often quoted in Barron’s, the Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg.