Adam Breit - Analyst

Analyst at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey



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Adam Breit pursued a career in finance; he understands a high-pressure environment and thrives on it not just as his job, but as a hobby during his off hours, when reading books on investing and finance, cycling, or playing chess. Adam Breit currently works on the derivative products desk at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc. Prior to working for SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Adam Breit was a Summer Associate at American International Group, Inc. (AIG), where he worked in the health care underwriting department. In this capacity, Adam Breit examined financial reports and loss statements, applying careful analysis in order to determine operational and financial risk. He also predicted loss costs and computed premium rates using actuarial models. Additionally, he set up primary and umbrella coverage to meet the needs of his clients.

Adam Breit's Professional Experience

2008 - Present

SunTrust Robinson Humphrey - Analyst

Participate in all aspects of transaction execution including liaising between client, credit, legal and trading functions Identify business opportunities – analyze SEC filings and financial statements, providing an overview of client's capital structure, historical and current derivative activity Analyze credit agreements, bond indentures and securitization agreements in order to design effective hedging strategies Write and distribute daily interest rate and economic commentary/analysis Prepare 4 – 10 marketing presentations per week in concert with investment bankers and product specialists

Adam Breit's Education and Qualifications


Bachelor/Degree - Finance

Georgia State University

Delivered award-winning oral presentation detailing investment strategy of Portfolio Management Team to GSU Undergraduate Research Council As Chief Quantitative Analyst for the Portfolio Management Team we were a two-time finalist at University of Dayton and UN Global Compact R.I.S.E. Forum Portfolio Management Competition.

Adam Breit's Additional Information


Cycling, Chess, Poker, Tennis, Football, Atlanta Falcons, Stock Market Investing, Reading, my dog Meshy, Cooking