Freelance Financial Content writer

Crafting versatile financial content for the attention economy. Topics range from investments to personal finance to fintech to cryptocurrencies. Content types include technical market reports and investment analysis for sophisticated clients to catchy yet informative content for the layman.

Longform Content

Do you need in-depth and detailed longform content of 2,000 words or more that will blow your readers away with how much value they can get out of it?

Blog Posts

Do you need shorter blog posts or articles that won’t take a lot of time to read but will still deliver a ton of value to the reader?

Financial Copywriting

Sometimes you just need to sell. Let me help you with creating native advertising advertorials that are both backed by research and designed to convert.

Thought Leadership

Do you need high-level and focused content targeting C-Suite level executives?

Why Hire Me?

Professional Finance Background

5+ years experience in corporate and investment banking as a credit analyst for a variety of international corporates. Finance degree from the University of Texas Austin’s McCombs School of Business.

Best of Both Worlds Writing Style

I combine the detailed and well-researched style common to the world of professional finance with web-friendly catchiness to create content even a layman can understand.

Topical and Audience Variety

I can and have written on a variety of financial topics for both sophisticated audiences and average people with no financial background as well as both B2B and B2C audiences.

Track Record

I have written content for small banks, large international banks, C-Suite executives, content marketing agencies, investment writing agencies, personal finance websites, and cryptocurrency websites.

My Portfolio

Click the button below to view some of my work (hosted on Contently). This does not include a lot of my extensive ghostwritten work, including work written on behalf of high-level executives, for several regional and international financial institutions, and for leading content marketing agencies.

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Get in Touch

Can we be a good fit for each other? Use the form below to get in touch with me to see if my skills are a right match for your needs. Alternatively, you can also send me an email at ian@ianlee.me or  reach out to me on LinkedIn.

What My Clients Say

Here is a small sampling of what my past clients have to say about my work.

“Ian has been creating some great content for one of our biggest financial clients. I admire his proactive approach – understanding the brief and suggesting targeted and valuable ideas that are exactly what the client is looking for. His writing skills are impressive as well – he has a succinct and punchy style and his writing makes the toughest of financial concepts easy to understand. Best of all – he never misses a deadline. When I brief out an article to him, I know that it will be a stress-free project. I know that I can expect back great quality work.”

Kritika Srinivasan
head of editorial at 
IMMEDIA CONTENT

“It’s hard to find writers in the crypto sector with an excellent technical understanding of the underlying technology, harder still to find those who can create enthralling content around this tech. Ian commits enormous attention to detail in his writing and does so in a clear, concise way. His understanding of the blockchain is evident in his work, which lays out everything clearly for our readers. ”

Greg A.
founder of 
BLOKT.COM

“Ian is an excellent content writer who is able to explain complex blockchain concepts and cryptocurrency projects into simple, understandable articles. His knowledge in the blockchain space is superb and he has a great writing style. Working with Ian is a joy as the work he delivers is always on time and of great quality with a lot of attention to detail.”

Bobby Ong
CoFOUNDER OF 
COINGECKO.COM

More Testimonials

“Ian has been an invaluable resource to our digital marketing agency these past few months. His ability to translate complex concepts like cryptocurrency into insightful, easy-to-understand articles is a testament to his acumen as a long-form content writer. It’s hard to find a great writer with fintech knowledge–not to mention one that’s reliable, consistent, and as responsive as Ian is.”

Jenn DeRango
content manager at
CSTMR

“Ian is a great writer! Someone who is able to slice and dice complicated subject in the crypto industry, and condense it in an easy to understand manner. He is also self-driven to conduct any research required for an accurate content while meeting delivery time. Definitely the person to look out for if you are looking for a quality, well-written write up.”

TM Lee
Cofounder of
COINGECKO.COM

Ian consistently delivers high-quality work that is always on time and in-line with the project brief. His flexibility means we can approach him with any number of tasks safe in the knowledge that he will adapt to the job in hand. This includes fund reporting, digital copywriting, white papers and thought-leadership pieces. Ian is also an excellent communicator with fast response times, which is essential in today’s business climate.

Paul Lees
Director of asia at
Copylab Group