Michael P. Wallace
Montara, California *****
Solutions-oriented Market Strategist with over twenty years’ experience developing dynamic trading strategies as well as generating region specific insights.
Attentive, with a keen eye for detail, successfully projecting forecasts for economic outlooks and Federal Reserve Monetary policies. Analytical and directive, leveraging real-time global interest rates, currency, and equality analysis to craft successful trading tactics. Consultative fostering business development by sharing knowledge, advising on market trends resulting in increased revenue growth and company reach.
Areas of expertise include…
Key Performance indicators
Trading Strategies & Insights
Regional Market Evaluations
GLOBAL MARKET STRATEGIST, 2004 to 2019
ACTION ECONOMICS, LLC, San Francisco, CA
Aided in company startup and development executing strategic editorial visions spanning Asian, European, and North American markets.
Generated in-depth insights to U.S. economic releases, stock market trends, Treasury issuance and technicals. Identified opportunities utilizing real-time actionable global interest rate, currency, and equity analysis in developing cross-disciplinary trading strategies. Maximized key performance indicators, creating awareness and deepening customer engagements by managing Action’s Twitter feed. Compiled and drafted monthly “white label” multi-asset investment reports for investors.
Authored monthly macro-economic reports for outside investment advisors targeting endowments, corporations, and high net-worth clientele.
Wrote, edited, and published 120 articles reviewing Federal Reserve policy decisions as well as alerts and daily summaries for real-time market flows.
Created, managed, and executed company social media campaigns on platforms such as Twitter.
“Michael has been an exceptional analyst and colleague over our many years working together, both at Action Economics and S&P” – Mike Englund, Principle Director.
SENIOR MARKET STRATEGIST SENIOR ECONOMIST MANAGER OF CURRENCY ANALYSIS SENIOR CURRENCY ECONOMIST, 1995 to 2003
STANDARD & POOR’S, London and San Francisco, CA
Oversaw 10 to 15 analysts in currency markets and content analysis for European region, collaborating with cross-functional teams, asset managers, and sales directors.
Contributed to analytical team formulating analysis on global capital markets, forecasting U.S. economic outlook, and Federal Reserve Monetary policy. Coordinated short- and long- term marketing strategies, acting as liaison between business units and target regions. Conducted rival sector evaluations, developing cost-effective, competitive solutions instrumental in European Monetary Union portfolio restructuring and launch. Specialized in technology research and its global economic impact and cycles, as well as emerging European and Asian credits, derivatives, equity, and swap markets. Topped industry and investor polls with strategic insights and strategies, repeatedly winning Reuters global monthly poll out of 55-60 forecasters.
Achieved an 80% success rate through dynamic trading strategies, netting 108% gains.
Published over 66 articles for “Economic Insight” Column at businessweek.com.
Established as “Blue Chip Financial Forecasts” Top Analysts’ Forecasts and weekly guest “Market Monitor” for CNBC financial news London.
Head Trader Senior Analyst, Ruesch International, London and Washington, D.C., 1989 to 1995
Master of Business Administration in International Business Finance
George Washington University
Bachelor of Arts in International Economic Relations
University of California, Davis