Tony Crescenzi Contributor

Tony Crescenzi is a senior vice president, market strategist and portfolio manager in the Newport Beach office at Pimco. Prior to joining the firm in 2009, he was chief bond market strategist at Miller Tabak, where he worked for 23 years. He helped create that firm's asset management division and served as its chairman.

Crescenzi has written four books, including his latest, The Strategic Bond Investor, which was published in June 2010, and a 1,200-page revision to Marcia Stigum's classic, The Money Market. He regularly appears on CNBC and Bloomberg television and in financial news media.

Crescenzi taught in the executive MBA program at Baruch College from 1999 to 2009. He has 27 years of investment experience and holds an MBA from St. John's University and an undergraduate degree from the City University of New York.