Mr. Beer has been the editor-in-chief and editorial director for ACAMS moneylaundering.com since January 2007.
Prior to that, he was executive editor of Bloomberg Wealth Manager, a trade magazine for financial advisers to wealthy individuals, and he served as a staff writer for Bloomberg Markets Magazine.
Mr. Beer has been a financial journalist for more than 20 years, beginning his career at Institutional Investor, where he worked as a reporter and editor in the newsletter division and was a contributor to Institutional Investor magazine. He served as editor-in-chief of The Bond Buyer, founding editor of Thomson Municipal News/The Bond Buyer Wire and as the editor of the American Banker.
Mr. Beer writes a column and periodically reports on money laundering and bank compliance. He has served as a panelist and moderator at industry conferences, appeared on CNN, CNBC, WCBS, and spoken on NPR and Bloomberg radio (WBBR).