David Atkinson is senior vice president and foreign exchange sales manager for City National Bank’s International department. He is responsible for foreign exchange trading activity, market research and commentary, and all aspects of client servicing.
Before assuming his current position in 2010, David served as a vice president and foreign exchange advisor.
Prior to joining City National in 2002, he was a foreign exchange trader at Allied Irish Bank in Los Angeles. He began his financial services career as a corporate foreign exchange trader at Comerica Bank in 1999.
David earned a master’s degree in economics from the University of Texas at Arlington and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Baylor University in Waco, Texas.
A resident of South Pasadena, California, he is an active volunteer with City National’s award-winning literacy initiative, Reading is The way up®.
Articles by the Author
April 18, 2019
Who's Next to Leave the EU?
April 11, 2019
The Biggest Election - Ever
April 04, 2019
TRYing to Fool Investors in Turkey
March 21, 2019
Two Currencies in a Race, Both Coming in Second
February 28, 2019
Brexit End Game in Sight
February 21, 2019
China's Influence in Venezuela
February 14, 2019
The Stable Dollar Amid Tumultuous Headlines
February 07, 2019
Waves of a Global Slowdown come Ashore in the U.S.
January 31, 2019
China's Complicated Web of Debt
January 24, 2019
A Dour Start to the Year in Davos
January 10, 2019
Turmoil in China Dominates
December 27, 2018
Final Currency Thoughts for 2019: Part 2
December 13, 2018
Political Uncertainties Influence British Pound
December 06, 2018
The Tame Dollar
November 22, 2018
Trouble in Toyland
November 15, 2018
Crude Oil Awakening
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