In 2013, Cash remains King. There are several unknowns with Sequestration, China growth dependent on controlled banking and consumer demand growth, and also through potential reemergence of the Eurozone crisis.
New York, NY (PRWEB) February 26, 2013
According to Mr. Taylor, “In 2013, Cash remains King. There are several unknowns with Sequestration, China growth dependent on controlled banking and consumer demand growth, and also through potential reemergence of the Eurozone crisis. With cash, yields are still good, counterparty risk is known and low and you are extremely liquid.”
Moreover, “ There are good opportunities to invest in currencies that have high interest rates, positive momentum and are Capital importing. In a pure beta play it is possible to hold assets that work for you such as equities, bonds and currencies and are non correlated and can be systematically rebalanced. ”
John Taylor is the Chairman, CEO and founder of FX Concepts. He has over 40 years of experience in the foreign exchange and related fixed income markets. He is recognized as an expert in the management of foreign exchange and a pioneer in the analysis of cyclicality of foreign exchange and interest rate markets.
Prior to founding FX Concepts, John was a Vice President at Citibank, where he headed the bank's marketing and advisory services in foreign exchange.
John began his career at Chemical Bank, where he founded that bank's Foreign Exchange Advisory Service in 1972. In this capacity he was the author of Foreign Exchange Exposure Management, which was published by Chemical Bank. In addition, John developed the first computer models designed to assist multinational corporations in the management of foreign exchange risk.
John's executive responsibilities at FX Concepts include serving as Chief Investment Officer. He also continues to provide analytical input daily and is available for client contact.
John has had numerous articles published in investment management journals and is an accomplished speaker widely noted for his skills in forecasting currency relationships.
FX Concepts has managed currencies for institutional investors through overlay and absolute return programs for over 25 years. Independent, and employee-owned, they specialize in systematic investment strategies for currencies and other asset classes.
In 1961, he enrolled at Princeton University in Princeton, New Jersey. He graduated from Princeton in 1966 with a bachelor's degree in romance languages and then began work on a Ph.D. in political science at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.
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