Robin uses proprietary research which combines technical
analysis, economic cycles and behavioural factors, to guide investors, to help
them time their decisions, and their choice of assets. He is co-editor of the Dynamic Investment
Trends Alert, and Head of Multi-Asset Research at ECU. Robin will give us insights to his current
thinking on markets and the macro picture.
I know it will be rich and informative.
About Robin Griffiths
Robin Griffiths is one of the world’s most experienced and
highly regarded market analysts. As well as being one of the two managing
editors of Dynamic Investment Trends Alert, he is also currently Head of the
Multi-Asset Research & Advisory team at the ECU Group. The team was awarded
‘Independent Research House of the Year’ and ‘Best Independent Research House
for Equities’ in the Technical Analyst Awards 2018, ‘Best Independent Research
House for Fixed Income’ and ‘Best Independent Research House for Emerging
Markets’ categories of the 2017 Technical Analyst Awards and was also finalist
in four categories of the 2016 Technical Analyst Awards.
Robin began his career in the financial markets with
Phillips & Drew in 1966, having taken a degree in economics at Nottingham
University. He went on to become a partner at WI Carr, the first British stock
broker to have offices in Hong Kong and Tokyo. Part of this firm was acquired
by Grieveson Grant, with whom Robin enjoyed a stay in Japan. In 1986 Robin
joined James Capel, which was already owned by HSBC. He stayed there until
normal retirement age, and during that period travelled all over the world to
meet their extended client base. For the last six years of that employment,
Robin was resident in New York. Having left HSBC Investment Bank in 2004, Robin
then joined Rathbones as head of asset allocation in 2005, where he stayed
until 2007. During that period he advised Rathpeacon Management LLC – a hedge
fund invested in the 500 largest Global companies.
Thereafter, he became the Technical Strategist for Cazenove
Capital and managed the Worldwide Absolute Return hedge fund. Robin has been a
regular on CNN, CNBC, Reuters and Bloomberg TV. He is a committee member and
former chairman of the International Federation of Technical Analysts; former chairman,
now fellow, of the British Society of Technical Analysts; and honorary member
of the Swiss Association of Market Technicians (SAMT). Robin is also author of
several notable financial market books, including Mapping the Markets, Future
Storm, and has co-authored a chapter in the book Technical Analysis &
Behavioural Finance in Fund Management: Discussions with Investment Managers
and Analysts and Breakthroughs in Technical Analysis.