Kevin Xie is a China Economist (Director) in the CommBank Global Markets Research Department. He is responsible for analysing and presenting macroeconomic trends in the Chinese economy and drawing implications for central bank’s policy interest rates. Prior to his current role, Kevin was a strategist on the CBA’s Fixed Income Strategy team. Prior to joining CBA in 2015, Kevin worked as a trader at Citi and in the hedge fund industry. He holds a PhD in Finance from University of New South Wales and has over 10-years financial markets experience in trading and macro strategy.