Art joined the Bank of Montreal in 2014. His primary responsibility is analyzing global economic, financial and political developments and trends which could impact the bank’s operations and strategies. In tandem, Art conducts regular country reviews for BMO risk management.
Prior to joining BMO, Art was a sovereign analyst at Fitch Ratings. He also worked as an economist for a decade covering the Asia-Pacific region for both European and U.S. banks based in Hong Kong and Singapore.
Art earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in economics from the University of Calgary and a Master’s degree in economics from Dalhousie University.
BMO Capital Markets is a trade name used by BMO Financial Group for the wholesale banking businesses of Bank of Montreal, BMO Harris Bank N.A. (member FDIC), Bank of Montreal Europe p.l.c, and Bank of Montreal (China) Co. Ltd and the institutional broker dealer businesses of BMO Capital Markets Corp. (Member FINRA and SIPC) in the U.S., BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. (Member Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada and Member Canadian Investor Protection Fund) in Canada and Asia, Bank of Montreal Europe p.l.c. (authorised and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland) in Europe and BMO Capital Markets Limited (authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority) in the UK and Australia.