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Matt Collins

Principal,
Product Review

CFA®

    At a Glance

    • Joined Edward Jones in 1996
    • Investment Policy Committee Member
    • Named an Edward Jones principal in 2014

    Matt Collins is an Edward Jones Principal in the firm's Product Review area, where he leads the capital markets and managed investments teams. These groups review new products and monitor existing products held by Edward Jones clients to help ensure they are aligned with the firm's investment philosophy.

    Matt was named a principal with the firm in 2014 and is a member of the Edward Jones Investment Policy Committee. This group utilizes the firm's investment philosophy to develop advice and guidance that supports the efforts of branch teams to help clients meet their long-term goals. He also serves on the Advisory Investment Committee, the Strategic Partner Committee, and New Products & Services Committee.

    Matt began his career with Edward Jones in 1996 as an associate analyst in the Research department. In 1998, he began covering the automotive industry and over the next 15 years he followed the broader industrial sector as a senior analyst. From 2014 to 2021 he led the Securities Research area and in 2022 he joined Product Review.

    A native of St. Louis, Matt graduated summa cum laude from the University of Missouri in Columbia with a bachelor’s degree in finance. He also is a CFA® charterholder and member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Financial Analysts.

    He and his wife, Kandace, enjoy traveling and spending time outdoors with their two children, Madison and Mason. Matt has especially enjoyed coaching their softball and baseball teams in his spare time.

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