Keagan YorkKeagan is an experienced banking professional with a number of years working in the financial markets. He has successfully traded and priced currencies, forwards, options and commercial paper. Keagan began his trading career at CBA working as a Dealer, Foreign Exchange and Money Markets. This involved facilitating sales to the banks retail and small business clients in FX and investment products. He then moved into Foreign Exchange and Sales at CBA, which involved facilitating sales to the banks corporate and interbank client base as well as formulating and advising on appropriate FX hedging strategies to the bank’s corporate client base. During this role Keagan had to trade during some of the biggest events in world history including the September 11 attacks on the USA, The Gulf War and the Credit Crisis.
His most recent role in trading was as a Senior Dealer, Foreign Exchange and Commercial Paper at St George Bank in Australia. His responsibilities included proprietary trading of G10 currencies, facilitating sales to the bank’s corporate client base and analysing the banks foreign exchange and funding risks. Over the span of his career as a trader he has managed to stay consistently profitable. He also managed to develop and maintain numerous counterparty relationships both locally and abroad.