Edina Szirmai works as a financial-engineer lead in MSCI’s analytics research. Her team oversees product development from design to production, covering areas including pricing and risk modeling across asset classes, equity portfolio management and climate metrics. Previously, she worked at Morgan Stanley as a strategist and quantitative modeler focusing on valuation adjustments, exposure calculations and regulatory modeling. Before that, Edina held various positions in academic research. She holds a master’s degree and Ph.D. in theoretical physics from Eotvos University.
Research and Insights
Articles by Edina Szirmai
Banking Crisis: Is a Storm Brewing or Behind Us?2 mins read Quick Take | Apr 5, 2023 |
After the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank and UBS’s takeover of Credit Suisse, what does the options market indicate for equity-market volatility in the months ahead?
Three Scenarios for Fed Policy, Inflation and Growth4 mins read Blog | Dec 15, 2022 |
Despite two months in a row of unexpectedly low inflation, the Fed once again raised rates this week. Amid considerable uncertainty over inflation and rate policy, we analyze three scenarios for the U.S. economy and their impact on diversified portfolios.
Inflation, the Fed and the Rocky Road Ahead2 mins read Quick Take | Dec 8, 2022 |
Good cheer currently prevails in the bond market, as unexpectedly low inflation triggered one of the sharpest rallies of the past several years. But what does the Treasury market expect for inflation and the Federal Reserve’s rate policy in the coming months?