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Rodrigo Catril

Rodrigo Catril

“Rodrigo contributes to the creation of trade ideas and research publications, and advises our internal and external clients on developments in global foreign exchange markets.”

Rodrigo is a Currency Strategist and member of the FX strategy team at NAB. In this role, he contributes to the creation of trade ideas and research publications, and advises our internal and external clients on developments in global foreign exchange markets.

Rodrigo has lived and worked around the world. Before coming to Australia, he worked in London for Henderson Global Investors, firstly as the Head of Risk Measurement and then as a Quantitative Analyst in the Global Fixed Income Hedge Team. In 2009, Rodrigo made his move to NAB as an investment strategist within the private wealth division. He then worked in Rate Strategy for four years, before taking on his role today as Currency Strategist.

Rodrigo was born in Chile, and holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Honours and Masters in Economics from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa. He’s also a CFA charter holder, and has a diploma of Financial Markets (AFMA).

RECENTLY PUBLISHED ARTICLES

The NZ dollar jumped 1.7 percent yesterday after the RBNZ indicated they weren’t expected to change rates till 2021.

Talks at averting another US government shutdown ended in deadlock at the weekend.

Trading volumes have been lower ahead of President Trump’s State of Union address.

The AUD/USD traded in a larger than usual range in January.

The Fed’s stance has had a strong impact on markets in the immediate aftermath.

The US equity markets are mixed ahead of the Apple earnings results.

Equities took a hit as Caterpillar, a bellwether stock, missed its quarterly forecast, showing that the tariff war isn’t just hitting the Chinese economy.

A blue day on the global markets.

There was renewed hope at the tail end of last week the answer to the US China trade dispute isn’t far away.

There’s still no sign of an end to the US China trade dispute as the end of the cease-fire period draws closer.

Equities, oil and bond yields are all down.

A positive reaction to reports China might drop tariffs on US car imports reversed by threats from President Trump about a possible government shutdown if he doesn’t get the funding to build the wall.

Equities were boosted overnight by the positive (temporary) deal between the US and China.

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