Richard joined the Emerging Market Debt team in 2019 as an Analyst focused on Central American and Caribbean and GCC high grade. Richard has been attached to the EMD team since joining BMO in 2010 as a Fixed Income Dealer. In that capacity he specialised in Emerging Debt and USD Investment Grade and High Yield. Prior to joining the company Richard spent a year at Market Axess starting an outsourced execution business servicing ETF market makers executing Fixed Income Bonds underlying ETF’s. Prior to that Richard spent six years at AIG Investments in New York and London where his responsibilities included US Treasury, US Agency, Euro and Sterling credit as well as Emerging Markets. Richard has a BA in Religion from Colgate University and has passed Series 7 and 63 in the US.