Desmond MacRae has worked as an institutional bond salesman, a futures broker, arbitrageur, floor broker and trader. He is now a full-time financial journalist, and as well as contributing to the RTS team.
Desmond MacRae

Desmond MacRae started Wall Street as an institutional bond salesman, including US government bond sales to foreign central banks and monetary authorities. He also worked as a futures broker, arbitrageur, floor broker and floor trader.

MacRae then became a full-time financial journalist, writing over 530 articles for The Christian Science Monitor, Financial Times, Financial Trader, Global Investment, Global Investor and others. He has covered a wide range of advanced topics such as financial risk management, global securities processing and analyses of specific trading and investment methodologies.