Scott Petruska, CFA


Scott Petruska is Chief Currency Strategist and senior advisor for Silicon Valley Bank’s global financial services group, and is based in Boston, MA. He advises clients on currency and interest rate hedging strategies, and helps them with other aspects of global banking. He regularly writes blogs on topics covering the global financial markets, conducts client seminars and webinars, and speaks at regional financial conferences.

Petruska has more than 30 years experience in the currency and interest rate markets, and has lived and worked in Boston, Chicago, New York City, Singapore and Tokyo. Prior to joining SVB in 2009, he worked at several large international financial institutions, including National Westminster Bank, Irving Trust, Bank of New York, State Street Bank and Commerce Bank. He has been an institutional trader, product developer, analyst, salesperson and advisor.

Petruska has been awarded several professional designations, including the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst), FRM (Financial Risk Manager) and CMT (Certified Market Technician). He earned his undergraduate degree in Finance & Banking from the University of Wisconsin.
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Senior Advisor, Chief Currency Strategist, Interest Rate Exposure Management

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Expert Insights from Scott Petruska

SVB FX FLASH update - AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR

 

FX Market Outlook: Fed’s hawkish projections caught markets off guard

 

SVB FX FLASH Update - EURO

 

FX FLASH Update - EUR

 

FX FLASH update - SOUTH AFRICAN RAND (ZAR)

 

FX Monthly Outlook: USD strengthens on upbeat news