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Andreas Steno Larsen

Andreas Steno Larsen

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Andreas
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Andreas Steno Larsen is Director and Lead Economist at Heimstaden, a leading European residential real estate company. He is Heimstaden's Head of Research, responsible for assessing housing market trends, real rates and rental growth, among others. Andreas is also the Senior Editor and Host at Real Vision, and the host The Macro Trading Floor podcast at Blockworks, where they interview guests on their insights about the best macro trade ideas. Previously, he was a Global Chief Strategist of Nordea, one of the Nordic region's foremost financial services groups. During his decade-long tenure at Nordea, he was responsible for overseeing the FX and rates strategy towards institutional and large-cap corporate clients, including central banks, hedge funds, and pension funds. Andreas is a self-proclaimed political nerd who is always up for a good discussion on politics, central banks, and financial markets. He is a well-known angel investor, having pre-seed funded successful projects such as MarketReader and ScaleUp Finance along the way. He specializes in business, economics, macroeconomy, foreign exchange, investment models, enterprise risk management, and risk advisory.

Professional Experience


Academic History

CURRENT AFFILIATIONS

  • Investor, MarketReader

  • Investor, ScaleUp Finance


NORDEA

  • Prior to his most current role, he was Senior Global Market Strategist responsible for G10 FX/FI analysis, forecasting, ideas, and communication.

  • He was mostly involved in USD, EUR, and GBP rates and G10 FX, general market strategy and allocation.

  • He provided risk advisory towards Danish and international corporations, and advised corporations on how to handle FX, interest rates, and commodity exposure.

  • He was also often a speaker on different topics involving the financial markets.


MEDIA & APPEARANCES

  • He frequently appears as a host or guest on Real Vision.