Steen Jakobsen has more than 25 years of experience within the fields of proprietary trading and alternative investment. After finishing his studies in Economics at Copenhagen University in 1989, he started his career at Citibank N.A. Copenhagen from where he moved to Hafnia Merchant Bank as Director, Head of Sales and Options. In 1992, he joined Chase Manhattan in London as VP, Head of Scandinavian Sales, and then the Chase Manhattan Proprietary Trading Group. From 1995-1997 he worked as a Proprietary Trader and Head of Flow Desk at Swiss Bank Corp., London. In 1997, he became Global Head of Trading, FX and Options at Christiania (now Nordea) in New York until he joined UBS in New York in 1999 as the Executive Director in the Global Proprietary Group. He joined Saxo Bank in 2000 and after a brief departure to Limus Capital Partners, where he was Chief Investment Officer for two years, he returned to the bank in 2011 as Chief Investment Officer
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  • Article / Wednesday at 12:13 GMT

    Los 10 Cisnes Negros de Saxo Bank para 2017

    Chief Economist & CIO / Saxo Bank
    Tras un año en el que la realidad ha conseguido superar incluso a las predicciones aparentemente más improbables, el tema común de nuestros Cisnes Negros para 2017 se basa en que “los tiempos desesperados provocan acciones desesperadas”.
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  • Squawk / 25 November 2016 at 14:49 GMT
    Chief Economist & CIO / Saxo Bank
    High Yield Warning ... from my favorite TECH Indicator..

    The Trump-Mania seems to have peaked on growth and inflation - reality is still same as post the November election, hence high chance of reduction in growth balance of 2016 - I have initiated long recommendation from this level in 30Y which corresponds roughly to 153'09 in ZBZ6 Future.
    Safe travels
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    25 November
    shadowplayer shadowplayer
    Let's see your favorite indicator on the 10s?
    26 November
    Morris Morris
    Monthly all confirms bearishness. The weekly and Daily are close to the 61.8% retracement of impulse wave from 21/12/15 - 11/07/16 @ +/-$1172. We are thus...
    27 November
    Morris Morris
    Hi! Steve. Have you looked at the Dow Ind Avg hourly graph of the 4/11/16 to see if there was any hints that the move on 7/11/16...
  • 24 November
    Colin Brewer Colin Brewer
    another Churchill quote "Parliamentary democracy is the worst form of government every invented except for all the others that came along from time to time"
    25 November
    Michael S. McKenna Michael S. McKenna
    One of the things we are currently seeing is a rather laboured attempt to distinguish between democracy (good!) and populism (mad, bad, and dangerous to know!)
    28 November
    Mattrich Mattrich
    Thankyou for a great article, and not something in would find in the mainstream media.
  • 11 November
    Anthony Marks Anthony Marks
    you have been consistent throughout, and I agree with your wisdom!
    11 November
    Santa Rita Mark Santa Rita Mark
    It is hard to move past the ugliness and incivility of the Trump campaign and look objectively at what happened, and why. But if we are...
    14 November
    Travis Travis
    Encouraging, Well written, and to the point. American's need to focus on its U.S. Constitution, and more of the things that grew America. Nothing confusing here. The...
  • 09 November
    Andrei Shervashidze Andrei Shervashidze
    I deeply believe that Trump will not last so long in the Office as the establishment will strike back and will engineer the impeachment. Trump himself is...
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