FX people moves: Strategist Curry favours BAML
MacNeil Curry has joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch as its chief rates and currencies technical strategist. Based in New York, Curry will be responsible for developing technical strategies and trade ideas in FX and interest rate markets with BAML’s research teams in Europe and Asia, as well as advising fixed income institutional investors.
Curry will report to David Woo, BAML’s head of global rates and currencies research. Woo says: “MacNeil brings a wealth of technical and cross market experience in forecasting price trends. We are delighted to have him join our team. His addition will expand the range of our global rates and currencies research product offering.”
Curry joins from Barclays Capital, which he joined in 2005 as its chief North American technical strategist. Previously he worked at IDEAglobal as an FX technical analyst.