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Free Webinar: Interest rates and big moves in key FX pairs and Gold


Surging inflation has led to the biggest spike in U.S. and European interest rates since 1981. How may interest rates trigger moves in key currency pairs, equities, and gold and what to expect in 2023? Join this exclusive live webinar with the CME Group’s Executive Director Erik Norland and Director of Education David Gibbs and find out!

During the webinar, you will gain valuable insights on:

  • Interest rate forward curves in SOFR and €STR and investor expectations for central bank policy and rates.
  • What a tighter monetary policy might mean for market volatility and options

When: 21st of April, 6 pm GMT
Where: Zoom

Cost: Free

Learn from the experts and gain a competitive edge in the markets. Book your spot now!

Meet the Webinar Hosts

Erik Norland, Executive Director and Senior Economist of CME Group

Erik Norland is responsible for generating economic analysis on global financial markets by identifying emerging trends, evaluating economic factors and forecasting their impact on CME Group and the company’s business strategy, and upon those who trade in its various markets. He is also one of CME Group’s spokespeople on global economic, financial and geopolitical conditions.

Prior to joining CME Group, Norland gained more than 15 years of experience in the financial services industry working for investment banks and hedge funds both in the United States and in France. He most recently served in sales and research at BEAM Bayesian Efficient Asset Management LLC, and previously as Director of Research at EQA Partners, both global macro hedge funds. He also worked for IXIS Corporate & Investment Bank in Paris (now called Natixis), covering central banks and supranationals for the fixed income sales business, and also worked as a market economist and strategist. He began his career at Bankers Trust, Global Investment Management in New York working with the tactical asset allocation group.

David Gibbs, Director of Market Development and Education at CME Group

David Gibbs is a futures market professional with more than thirty-five years of industry experience. Beginning in the open-outcry pits of the Chicago futures exchanges, he has held leadership positions with global futures commission merchants and actively traded financial futures, options and cash-market products for both buy-side and sell-side firms. He is an expert in the pricing mechanism for derivatives, including financial futures and their underlying products. Leveraging that expertise, David is a noted teacher of the application of futures and options and how they are used successfully by professional traders and managers of risk in today’s increasingly unpredictable economic and geopolitical environment. As a leader in developing product content at CME Group, David engages end-users of derivative products from asset management, hedge fund, prop trading, and banking communities around the world.

About CME Group

CME Group Inc. is an American global markets company. It is the world’s largest financial derivatives exchange, and trades in asset classes that include agricultural products, currencies, energy, interest rates, metals, stock indexes and cryptocurrencies

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