United Kingdom
Age 55
An Honours Graduate from Oxford University, Nick Beecroft brings over 30 years of international trading experience within the financial industry, including senior Global Markets roles at Standard Chartered Bank, Deutsche Bank and Citibank. Nick was a member of the Bank of England's Foreign Exchange Joint Standing Committee.Contact: +44 207 151 2045
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  • 12 February
    Nick Beecroft Nick Beecroft
    Sorry to hear that, thank you for pointing that out.
    14 February
    learo learo
    I have to agree with the negative view on Cable, though fear the 'pain trade' remains to the upside for now. That said, it's a consolidation move...
    16 February
    Nick Beecroft Nick Beecroft
    Agreed, although at least trade as such now represents a relatively small portion of GDP. Mr Carney sounds increasingly Micawber-esque; 'don't worry, something will turn up to...
  • Saxo TV / 22 January 2015 at 15:03 GMT

    Boom! ECB fires the 'big bazooka' but will it hit the target?

    Nick Beecroft
    Nick Beecroft, Chairman of Saxo Capital Markets, gives his immediate reaction to the announcement of an extended QE programme by the European Central Bank. The risk sharing structure is one of the key factors influencing the markets plus there are the larger questions about whether this move by the ECB will actually solve the fundamental issues within the ailing Eurozone.
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    22 January
    Angus Walker Angus Walker
    Although this round of QE is intended to last essentially for 18 months, Nick also wants to underline that the ECB reserves the right to extend...
  • Saxo TV / 16 January 2015 at 14:49 GMT

    Beecroft: Swiss shock but will ECB stun?

    Nick Beecroft
    Traders are still mulling over the shock Swiss move as markets try to seek a sense of normality ahead of Thursday's ECB meeting. Chairman of Saxo Capital Markets, Nick Beecroft, gives us his thoughts on the decision and next Thursday's ECB meeting.
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  • Saxo TV / 13 January 2015 at 12:10 GMT

    Beecroft: No rate rises in UK or US until 2016

    Nick Beecroft
    The lower than expected CPI figure in the UK, at 0.5% for the first time since May 2000 when the same figure was a record low, has weakened GBP and triggers warnings of the UK joining the Eurozone deflation club. Chairman of Saxo Capital Markets Nick Beecroft now thinks that there will be no rate rises in either the UK or the US until 2016.
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  • Saxo TV / 08 January 2015 at 14:59 GMT

    Beecroft: Is now the time to buy GBP?

    Nick Beecroft
    GBPUSD fell again this Thursday after the Bank of England kept its key interest rate at an historic low once again. The Chairman of Saxo Capital Markets, Nick Beecroft, is sill bullish about sterling longer term, despite cable losing some 12% in the past six months.
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