Chief Global Strategist
Michael Purves is Chief Global Strategist and Head of Derivatives Strategy for Weeden & Co. Previously he held similar positions at BGC and Pali Capital. Michael has written extensively on market volatility, precious metals as well as industrial commodities/commodity equities. He integrates fundamental research, technical analysis and listed derivatives into actionable trade ideas. Additionally, Mr. Purves worked at two emerging market hedge funds and spent over 12 years in investment banking at S.G.Warburg, Merrill Lynch and RBC Capital Markets. He is a graduate of the Wharton School (MBA) and Columbia University (BA). He is frequently interviewed on Bloomberg television, CNBC, BNN as well as the WSJ, Barrons and other financial media.