Chairman of  Saxo Capital Markets Board

An Honours Graduate from Oxford University, Nick Beecroft has over 30 years of international trading experience within the financial industry, including senior Global Markets roles at Standard Chartered Bank, Deutsche Bank and Citibank. Nick was a member of the Bank of England's Foreign Exchange Joint Standing Committee.

More of his work can be found here.

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23 August 2013
With the Indian Rupee, the Indonesian Rupiah, the Turkish Lira all selling off 10 per cent or thereabouts versus the...
Business blog
15 August 2013
The minutes of his first Bank of England MPC meeting reveal that the urbane Governor Carney in fact had quite a baptism...
Business blog
08 August 2013
A few weeks ago I wrote in this blog that I felt the adoption of "forward guidance" by the Bank of England...
Business blog
02 August 2013
Mario Draghi strained to have an effect, but to no avail.
Business blog
18 July 2013
This week saw the publication of the minutes of the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee’s, (MPC),...
Financial services
11 July 2013
The next six months could well be easy going for equity markets, and even the more exotic markets, like emerging market...
Business blog
04 July 2013
In a dramatic break with history, at his first meeting as Governor,  Mark Carney persuaded the Bank of England...
Business blog
27 June 2013
With apologies to Warren Buffett, who first coined the pithy aphorism, "You never know who's swimming naked...
Business blog
21 June 2013
The sterling seems set to strengthen. At least against the Euro. That is the message that macro-economic fundamentals...
Business blog
13 June 2013
One clings to the hope that Chairman Ben Bernanke and his colleagues at the US Federal Reserve are some of the...
Business blog
28 May 2013
Last Wednesday’s prepared testimony by Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke to the Joint Economic Committee of Congress...
Business blog
17 May 2013
Last week saw the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee, (MPC), leave base rates unchanged at 0.5 per cent...
Business blog
02 May 2013
At today’s  European Central Bank post-meeting news conference, we discovered that ECB President Draghi and...
Business blog
29 April 2013
Gold bounces back from "flash crash".
Business blog
19 April 2013
How far we have travelled.