Benjamin has been with the Bank of Montreal for more than a decade. He is
responsible for the Canadian macro-economic forecast, as well as
currency forecasts. While Canada is his primary focus, he also tracks global
developments closely. In addition, Benjamin contributes to the department’s
global macro-economic, financial market forecasts and its various publications such as AM Notes, Focus and econoFacts.
He also works closely with the Canadian fixed income desk in a strategic capacity, providing clients with market commentary as well as actionable trade ideas. Benjamin is a regular commentator on economic and financial trends to the media.
Benjamin holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Toronto and a Masters degree in Economics from Carleton University.