Chet Currier, who wrote on personal finance, the markets and mutual funds for the Associated Press for 29 years before joining Bloomberg in 1999, succumbed to prostate cancer at age 62.

In announcing his death, the Associated Press called Currier’s writing “clear and concise, two critical elements in explaining the complexities of a stock market to millions of readers who were more likely to get their financial news from their local newspapers than The Wall Street Journal.”

Subscribe Now

Access to premium content including in-depth coverage of mutual funds, hedge funds, 401(K)s, 529 plans, and more.

3-Week Free Trial

Insight and analysis into the management, marketing, operations and technology of the asset management industry.