2022 Q4 Capital Market Assumptions
Improving equity market valuations, higher interest rates and rising inflation have elevated PGIM Quant’s long-term capital market forecasts.
Marco Aiolfi, PhD, is a Managing Director and Co-Head of PGIM Quantitative Solutions’ Multi-Asset team. In this capacity, he spearheads the group’s strategic initiatives and is responsible for portfolio management and product development of the multi-asset platform. Prior to his current role, Marco was the Head of Systematic Multi-Asset Strategies, overseeing research, development and portfolio management of systematic total and absolute return investment solutions. Before joining PGIM Quantitative Solutions, Marco was a Lead Portfolio Manager and Researcher for GTAA and volatility strategies for the Quantitative Investment Strategies team at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, and a Principal at Platinum Grove Asset Management. Previously, Marco was a research scholar at the University of California, San Diego, and a visiting scholar at the International Monetary Fund. Marco’s articles have appeared in several journals including the Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Financial Econometrics, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Forecasting, Journal of Investment Management and the Journal of Portfolio Management. He earned a BA in economics and a PhD in economics from Bocconi University in Italy.