James Newman

Institutional FX Sales

Joined NatWest Markets

August 2017

In current position

Since 2017 (Started financial career in 2007)


James is a senior Foreign Exchange salesperson with over 14 years experience in Financial Markets having worked across a wide range of asset classes including FX, Emerging Markets, Commodities & Equities. He helps Hedge Funds, Asset Managers, SWFs and Pension Funds access currency markets and navigate the changing regulatory landscape. On a day to day basis he advises clients, facilitating ideas, trades and the dissemination of colour whilst leveraging the banks franchise and resources.

As well as hosting client round table and external speaker events, James is a regular contributor to Natwest Market’s Colour, Content & Ideas Hub, working closely with Natwest’s Strategy and Traders to deliver insightful and thought-provoking publications.


Durham University, Economics BA

Durham Business School, Finance Masters MSc

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder

Contact details

Tel: +44 (0) 7890 031 069

Email: james.newman@natwestmarkets.com