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Alan is a highly experienced banker with an in depth knowledge of Corporate Banking, Treasury and Trade Finance. He has had a varied career in Global markets, Risk management, FX Trading and Sales & Interest Rate Management. He has managed sales teams mentoring his team in both markets and marketing.He has been published in a number of journals and has appeared daily on radio to discuss market movements and events. His first novel was recently published.

Risk Appetite to Determine Dollar Level

Yen appreciation to bring concerns to Tokyo Since the start of the year the dollar has been in a downturn versus the Japanese Yen. There...

MPC Teases Traders

Hawkish Carney hides Brexit fears Mark Carney the Governor the Bank of England must have been a relieved man following his press conference yesterday. He...

Germany agrees Coalition.

To return to “Lead Europe” Angela Merkel the German Chancellor yesterday agreed the dark that it seems no one really wanted, sealing a Grand coalition...

Dollar Rally Set to Continue

End of Cheap Money brings Equity Correction. The dollar is set to continue its recent rally in the short term at least. The recent correction...

Pop!

Age of cheap money comes to an end. And just like that it was all over as if it had never existed. Yesterday’s fall in U.S....

Jobs Data Defies Dollar Confusion.

Economic data provides rate hike hope The interest rate futures market is now certain that here will be a rate hike in the U.S. next...

NFP to Continue the Fantasy

Reaction to estimated data entirely appropriate. It is and always has been a complete mystery to me how the market reacts to the non-farm payroll...

Powell takes over as Fed Remains Balanced

Fed on course to Hike in March The Federal Reserve and Treasury seem to be on different paths, one providing impetus for a stronger dollar...

State of the Union Brings nothing new

Trump relies on rhetoric to showcase his achievements President Trump delivered his first State of the Union Speech last evening. It is traditional that the...

Brexit Trips up Sterling. Again.

UK optimism unfounded. When you were young, did you have a younger brother who, no matter how many times you played a trick on him,...

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