At the recent 5th Annual Markets Choice Awards: Women in Finance event held at a Tribeca rooftop in New York City, New York Life Investments Lauren Goodwin, Economist and Multi-Asset Portfolio Strategist, and Alexandra Wilson-Elizondo, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager at Mackay Shields were honored to be among the very accomplished list of winners.

Goodwin, who is responsible for research, macro analysis, portfolio strategy and asset allocation for New York Life Investments’ Multi Asset Solutions (MAS) team, was recognized as a “Rising Star.”

Wilson-Elizondo, who oversees approximately $7 billion in assets for the firm’s Global Fixed Income team, was recognized in the “Excellence in Fixed Income” category. She was also recently recognized by Business Insider as one of the Rising Stars of Wall Street.


 “Lauren and Alexandra exhibit the trailblazing qualities of high-achieving women in finance with their leadership, dedication, performance, and investment acumen”– Yie-Hsin Hung, CEO of New York Life Investment Management.

The Markets Choice: Women in Finance Awards (WIF) program recognizes the most talented and accomplished women in multiple categories across the business of finance. “Lauren and Alexandra exhibit the trailblazing qualities of high-achieving women in finance with their leadership, dedication, performance, and investment acumen,” said Yie-Hsin Hung, CEO of New York Life Investment Management. “We are thrilled that they were recognized for their accomplishments and are so proud of the example they set for women at New York Life Investments and across the entire financial services industry.”


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Award winners: on left: Lauren Goodwin, on right: Alexandra Wilson-Elizondo

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New York Life Insurance Company
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