Nina Trentmann joined Bloomberg in January 2023 to lead its coverage of investment-grade bonds and loans, structured finance, ESG and Latin American & Canadian credit markets. She previously served as a Bureau Chief at the Wall Street Journal. Nina relocated to the U.S. in July 2019 after three years with the WSJ in London, during which she covered corporate finance at European and British companies. Prior to her time with the WSJ, she worked as a U.K. Business and Finance Correspondent for German media group Welt. She took on this role in August 2013, after her return from Shanghai, where she covered business and finance at Chinese and international firms.
Nina underwent journalistic training with German media group Welt in Berlin and worked for local publications in Germany. In 2012, she was awarded the “Georg von Holtzbrinck Preis für Wirtschaftspublizistik”—a prize for business reporting in Germany—for a story about surging pig exports to China. Nina studied Political Science, Modern History and American Studies at Bonn University in Germany and attended business and finance classes at Georgetown University in the U.S. She also holds a master’s degree in Media and Global Communications from the London School of Economics and Fudan University in Shanghai.