Giles Gale

Head of European Rates Strategy

Joined NatWest Markets


In current position

July 2016


Mr Gale is responsible for European Rates Desk Strategy. His interests range from European macro and industry-level themes to relative-value in interest rates, options and inflation-linked markets. He contributes to and edits Natwest Markets’ Global Macro Weekly.

Previous position at the company

Head of European Interest Rate Research, Independent Research
Global Inflation and Derivatives Analyst
Inflation Trader


Mr Gale has a BSc in Mathematics from Imperial College London and an MSc in Economics from University College London 

Additional background

Mr Gale joined RBS as a Rates Analyst from Morgan Stanley in 2006. He brings together detailed product and market knowledge gained through wide-ranging roles within Rates Strategy and Trading with a cohesive macro overview. Mr Gale previously worked as an Economic Researcher at the LSE studying the role of new technologies in productivity, and as a Business Strategy Consultant at PWC in Madrid. The RBS European Rates Strategy team ranked No.1 in Institutional Investor’s All Europe Fixed Income Research Survey in 2016, 2015 and 2014.