Global Politics, Markets and the Ukraine
Your host Miguel Perez-Santalla, Vice President of BullionVault was joined by an All-Star cast from the commodities markets to discuss the Global Politics and how they are affecting the markets and their direction. Recent events in the Ukraine have made this an even more urgent topic. Listen to this exciting and educational show on what experts think and what we can expect in the future.
New York Markets Live thanks our guests for what will certainly be a unique and candid conversation. This week’s special guests:
Andrew Hecht – Author of “How to Make Money with Commodities” and an active commodities trader, Dennis Gartman- Author of the famed newsletter “The Gartman Letter” and Active professional Trader, George Milling-Stanley – Gold Market Veteran and Consultant to Central Banks, William O’Neill – Commodities Veteran and Analyst and partner at Logic Advisors
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About Miguel Perez-Santalla
Miguel Perez-Santalla has more than 30 years’ experience in the precious metals business.
George Milling-Stanley has 40 years of experience in the gold market. During his 15 years at the World Gold Council, he was responsible for all programs involving central banks, governments, and regulatory agencies. Before that, he was a key member of the small team that pioneered the development of gold-backed Exchange Traded Funds. Earlier positions included developing customer business for the precious metals trading desk at Lehman Brothers, providing gold market intelligence at Consolidated Gold Fields, and reporting on the mining industry for the Financial Times.
William O’Neill started with Conti Commodities in 1975 where he was a research analyst of both agricultural and industrial commodities. In 1981, he joined Rudolf Wolff, a prominent London metals firm, as Vice President of Research with an emphasis on gold as well as base metals. In 1987, Mr. O’Neill joined Merrill Lynch where he was First President/Managing Director of Commodity Research. At its height, commodities provided over $200 million in annual revenues to Merrill. He remained with ML until 2002 when the firm exited commodities and started LOGIC Advisors LLC in partnership with another former Merrill employee, Ronald Lawson. He has also served as a Director of the American Copper Council as well as a consultant to the New York Federal Reserve and the CIA.
Dennis Gartman has been directly involved in the capital markets since August of 1974, after his graduate work at the North Carolina State University. He was an economist, foreign exchange and money market trader, a Financial Futures analyst and traded treasuries as well. He ran a futures brokerage operation for the Sovran Bank, and in 1987 Mr. Gartman began producing The Gartman Letter on a full time basis. Clients of The Gartman Letter, L.C. include many of the leading banks, brokerage firms, mutual funds, hedge funds, energy trading companies, and grain trading companies.
Andy Hecht’s writing and analysis can be found on a number of market based websites including CQG. He is a contributor to Traders Magazine and has lectured at colleges and universities. He also consults for companies involved in producing and consuming commodities. Andy’s biweekly radio show, The Commodities Hour with Andy Hecht, can be heard on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-4 PM EST on www.tfnn.com. He is currently working on his second book, Luster.