State Street Global Advisors
Taie Wang, CFA, is a Vice President of State Street Global Advisors and the Deputy Head of Research for Smart Beta with SSGA's Global Equity Beta Solutions. Her primary responsibilities include developing SSGA's proprietary Smart Beta strategies and overseeing the construction and reconstitution of the strategies which are managed by the passive portfolio management team. As she is based in Hong Kong, she also coordinates smart beta queries from Asia-based clients.
Prior to joining SSGA in May 2008, Taie worked in the Portfolio Construction Group at Acadian Asset Management LLC where she was responsible for portfolio optimization, rebalancing and trading. Prior to that Taie was a senior bond analyst at Lewtan Technologies Inc., focusing on the researching and modeling of mortgage backed securities. Taie also worked for Banc of America Securities and Koch Supply and Trading LLC, responsible for conducting research on the option pricing models and the behavior of commodity volatility smiles. Taie holds an ABD in Finance, an M.S. in Finance and an M.S. in Mathematics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She also received a B.S. in Industrial Economics and a B.A. in English from Tianjin University, China. Taie has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute and the Hong Kong Society of Financial Analysts.