Steven Knight joined Blackwell Global in April 2015. He is based in Auckland, New Zealand, where he is currently a key part of the global research team. He follows macroeconomic trends and in particular, focuses on monetary policies and its affects on money demand. He uses his understanding of the wide ranging implications of monetary interventions, along with technical analysis, to develop trading strategies. Away from work, Steve enjoys alpine skiing, golf, and traveling. Steven has a degree in Economics, with a focus on macroeconomics and central banking at the Auckland University of Technology. He has worked within the telecommunications industry for a large multinational corporation and has undertaken significant retail foreign exchange trading prior to taking up the role with Blackwell Global. Steven has also travelled the world extensively and remains deeply connected with Asia.