Davis Hall

Head of Capital Markets, Asia

Indosuez Wealth Management

Profile:

Hong Kong -based Davis C. Hall is responsible for planning and executing the Capital Markets strategy, policies and procedures in the areas of Structured Products, FX & Precious Metals, OTC derivatives and all trade execution activities at Indosuez Wealth Management in Asia. The Capital Markets team is part of the Indosuez Markets, Investments & Structuring team.With over 30 years ’ experience in the foreign exchange and commodities markets, Davis has developed an outstanding ability to analyse and decipher the psychology of markets and investors. Intuitive, rigorous and steadfast in his convictions, he likes to get out in the field and compare his views with those of local experts in order to form solid assessments.Davis began his banking career in 1986 with Chase Manhattan Bank in Geneva as a trainee in the capital markets division. A few years later , he joined Cargill’s financial markets division, where he became head of the FX Proprietary Trading team. During his four years there, Davis developed strengths such as discipline and a sense for risk -taking. He joined Indosuez Wealth Management in Switzerland in 1992, as a manager, first for foreign exchange and then for precious metals markets, two areas he has continued to work in ever since. His last appointment before relocating to Hong Kong SAR in July 2019 was Global Head of Foreign Exchange and Precious Metals Advisory. Davis holds a BA in Languages and Fine Arts from Bowdoin College (Maine, USA). Prior to that, he was schooled in Switzerland, and received an international baccalaureate from the International School of Geneva.

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Davis Hall: The Ebbs and Flows of Global Currency Markets, Gold and Other Inter-related Insights Davis Hall has a colourful background, coming originally from New England in the US and having been educated through later high school in Switzerland, then returning to the US for his BA degree in Fine Arts and then marrying his Finnish wife and moving to work in the financial sector in Switzerland....

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The Quest for Income in an Uncertain World Showing Signs of Gradual Recovery

So much of the world’s highest quality sovereign and quasi-sovereign fixed income was submerged in negative yield territory for most of 2020 while the ongoing global pandemic wrought devastation on many of the economic, fiscal, credit and equity market assumptions that analysts and investor...