Vassil Karaivanov is director and investment consultant at investment intermediary Matador Prime OOD. He has more than 15 years of experience on capital markets, including structuring and placement of debt securities, portfolio management, brokerage of financial instruments. Along with his capital markets experience, Vassil has more than 15 years of experience as a professor in “Theory and management of investment”, “Money, banking and financial institutions” and “Project finance” at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” and City University of Seattle. During the last 7 years Vassil is one of the instructors at the courses for investment consultants and securities broker, organized every year by BALII and BAAMC. He is licensed investment consultant and securities broker. He has Master’s degree in Economics from Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”. In 2015 Vassil translated and published the book “Psychology of Investing”, written by John Nofsinger, who is a professor in Finance and Investments at the University of Alaska.