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Francisco Quintana


From October 2017 to May 2019, Francisco Quintana was an economist at R&R, specialising in emerging markets and market strategy. During this period he was also the head of strategy at Foresight Advisors, having over 15 years of experience conducting macroeconomic, financial, policy and business analysis in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Most recently, he was head of research of Asiya Investments, an investment firm specializing in public and private equity in emerging Asia. He has also worked in the economic management unit of the World Bank, the economic affairs department of the government of the city of Madrid and the consulting services unit of IBM. 

He holds a Master in Development Economics from SOAS, University of London, a Master in Public Administration from IE Business School and a BSc in Economics from the University of Malaga in Spain.

Research Papers

MARKET VIEWS - Oil Outlook 2019-20: Oil Prices’ Gradual Decline To Support Global Growth


By Alessandro Magnoli Bocchi and Francisco Quintana

26 November 2018

June 2018 - November 2018

Hedging The Risk of A Potential Emerging Markets Crisis


By Alessandro Magnoli Bocchi  Pablo Gallego Cuervo  Francisco Quintana 

2 November 2018

The Divergence Between The U.S. And Other Countries Is Still Increasing


by Alessandro Magnoli Bocchi

Francisco Quintana

27 September 2018 

WORKING PAPER: Turkish Lira Tumbles, Contagion Risks Rise


by Alessandro Magnoli Bocchi, Francisco Quintana and 

Pablo Gallego Cuervo

13 August 2018

MACRO PICTURE Emerging Markets Outlook: Rising Risks, Fragility Ahead


by Alessandro Magnoli Bocchi

and Francisco Quintana

24 July 2018 

IRAQ: Protests Will Be Contained, But Risk Of Further Unrest Remains


by Magnoli Bocchi, Pablo Gallego and Francisco Quintana

18 July 2018

Rising Risks in Emerging Markets From Decline in Global Liquidity


By Alessandro Magnoli Bocch and Francisco Quintana

26 June 2018

December 2017 - May 2018

Oil Prices in 2018-20: Unlikely To Hamper Global Growth Likely To Support Oil-Related Assets


by Alessandro Magnoli Bocchi

and Francisco Quintana  

3 May 2018

US-Led Airstrikes On Syria Likely to Have Limited Economic and Financial Impact


by Francisco Quintana 

and Pablo Gallego Cuervo 

16 April 2018

Asset Allocation Update: Cautious Risk Exposure With Defensive Positioning



Alessandro Magnoli Bocchi

and Francisco Quintana

29 March 2018

Monetary Policy in the Medium-Term: Tighter Stance, Expanded Toolkit


by Alessandro Magnoli Bocchi 

and Francisco Quintana

23 February 2018

China: In a Slow Transition, No Hard-landing But a Bumpy Road Ahead


by Francisco Quintana

30 January 2018

MACRO PICTURE: Saudi Arabia: Rough Seas, But No Storm Ahead


By Alessandro Magnoli Bocchi, 

Francisco Quintana

and Pablo Gallego Cuervo 

5 December 2017