About Sean MacLean
Sean is a research strategist at Pepperstone, based in Melbourne. With a statistical focus on the inter-connectivity of financial markets, Sean’s analysis portrays how macro and political themes move markets and takes a closer look at the sensitivities trading instruments have to impending event risk. Assessing global macro events, economic data, and political themes, Sean’s work seeks clarity and a probability framework of the unknown, which can guide risk management and position sizing decisions as part of the trading process.Holding a conjoint Bachelor of Commerce and Arts, Sean is now undertaking his masters in econometrics at Monash University.
Latest 10 Articles
- Revolution or Stability? It all starts with the Iowa caucuses
- 27 January, 2020 GMT
The race for the White House is on, and running against the unconventional incumbent will be a huge task for the Democratic party’s nominee.
- U.S. 15th December Trade Tariff Scenarios
- 5 December, 2019 GMT
Stock markets around the world started to price in the optimism of a phase one trade deal in early November, seeing record highs as we approached the traditional ‘Santa rally’ of December.
- US-China Relations: Why USD/CNH is Your Central Guide - 27 November 2019
- 27 November, 2019 GMT
Here at Pepperstone we’ve seen increased client interest in the USD/CNH cross. Why? Well, along with perhaps soybeans and pork, CNH has been a remarkable read on the US-China trade war.