Bernardo Aguiar Frazão

Bernardo Aguiar Frazão


My name is Bernardo de Aguiar Frazão and I m currently a Trader at Portuguese Treasury and Government Debt Agency.

Work experience

Work experience

IR Trader

IGCP-Portuguese Treasury and Government Debt Agency

Since Jan. 2009

-Head of Derivatives Trading Portfolio;

-Head of FOREX operations, REPOS, and CEDIC (Short Term Debt Special Certificates).

Since Apr. 2007 to Jan. 2009

-Execution of Portuguese Republic Finance Programme (Bond Auctions and Reverse Auctions) in Primary Money Market;

-Active management on debt portfolio and Government Treasury through negotiation and execution of derivatives instruments andcash management;

-Management and support in relationship with Primary Dealers;

-Macroeconomic analysis (USA and Euro Zone) in Market Committee meetings.

Jan 2006 - Apr 2007

FX Trader

Barclays Bank Plc

-Research, advisory and trading execution for private clients;

-Development of trading strategies and technical analysis on the short and medium term;

-Responsible for the Bank daily FX outstanding management;

-Responsible for FX commentary/tendency at Advisory Strategy Meetings;

-Analysis of geopolitical risks (Middle East and Asia) and macroeconomic analysis (USA, Europe and Asia) with possible impacts in the market.

May 2005 - Dec 2005

Project Manager

Banque Accord

-Head of transaction instruments;

-Analysis of new business opportunities within the group.

Jun 2003 - May 2005


CRA Executive Consultants

-Design and implementation of enterprise cost reduction strategies for leading  Portuguese companies;

-Development client portfolio.


May 2009 - May 2009

Merril Lynch Financial Centre
May 2009 - May 2009

Citigroup Centre
May 2009 - May 2009


Barclays Capital