Michael Woolfolk is a managing director and global market strategist at Bank of New York Mellon. He is responsible for North American global markets research and strategy and writes daily morning commentary on overnight developments in global markets. He was the chief architect and product manager for the interactive Portfolio Flow Monitor (iPFM), which analyzed cross-border flows of BNY's global custody business. He was the most frequently cited financial markets analyst in the world from 2001-2010 (over 12,000 cites) according to Factiva Dow Jones. Global Finance ranked BNY #1 bank in foreign exchange research from 2005-2010. Global Investor ranked BNY #1 bank for daily research, macro research and capital flow research from 2008-2010.