Investment & Client Solutions Strategist
Fed : The Art of Evasion
13.10.2015 - Raphaël Gallardo
Market analysis by Raphaël Gallardo, strategist of Investment and client solutions.
"The US Federal Reserve maintained a status quo on its interest rates at its September meeting, thereby extending a period of zero interest rates that has lasted for virtually seven years already. This decision, which ought to have reassured investors, was on the contrary greeted with further significant equity market falls. Investors were frightened by the Fed’s press release explaining its decision to the markets. The Fed there referred to "global economic developments" likely to weigh on US growth and inflation..."
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Raphael Gallardo graduated from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris, civil engineering course.
Raphael Gallardo began his career as a financial Engineer at Paribas in 1997, before joining the Economic Research division of BNP Paribas in 1999 and the Asset Management in 2005. In 2007, he became a Chief Economist at Axa IM.
He joined Natixis Asset Management in 2013 as an Investment & Client Solutions Strategist.