Bianco Research L.L.C. has been a source of objective research and unique insights into financial markets for over 20 years. Our team of macro strategists boasts decades of experience in financial markets. We combine cutting edge analytics and a highly visual approach to provide clear, concise conclusions. Our clients trust us to provide objective, data driven analysis and market commentary on the latest themes in financial markets.

Founded in April 1998 by James A. Bianco, Bianco Research is located in downtown Chicago. Bianco Research L.L.C is an affiliate of Arbor Research & Trading, L.L.C. Arbor is a fixed income research and brokerage firm headquartered in Lake Barrington, IL, with offices in New York, Ft. Lauderdale, London and Geneva.


James Bianco

President, Bianco Research

Jim Bianco

Jim Bianco is President and Macro Strategist at Bianco Research, L.L.C. Since 1990 Jim’s commentaries have offered a unique perspective on the global economy and financial markets. Unencumbered by the biases of traditional Wall Street research, Jim has built a decades long reputation for objective, incisive commentary that challenges consensus thinking. In nearly 20 years at Bianco Research, Jim’s wide ranging commentaries have addressed monetary policy, the intersection of markets and politics, the role of government in the economy, fund flows and positioning in financial markets.

Jim appears regularly on CNBC, Bloomberg and Fox Business, and is often featured in the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg News, Grants Interest Rate Observer, and MarketWatch. Prior to joining Arbor and Bianco Research, Jim was a Market Strategist in equity and fixed income research at UBS Securities and Equity Technical Analyst at First Boston and Shearson Lehman Brothers. He is a Chartered Market Technician (CMT) and a member of the Market Technicians Association (MTA). Jim has a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Marquette University (1984) and an MBA from Fordham University (1989).

Gregory Blaha

Research Analyst

Greg Blaha

Greg Blaha, research analyst, graduated from the University of Notre Dame in May 2001. While there, he majored in both Finance and Computer Applications. He is currently working towards a master's degree in data science at Northwestern University. His main responsibility is in the production of Charts of the Week, scraping data from across the internet to create unique visualizations on popular topics in the markets. He also assists in content production for the Daily Newsclips product, acts as copy editor and maintains many of the databases used in production.