The Birth of The Hive
Bilal Hafeez, CEO of Macro Hive and Head of Research, begins forming The Hive. He plans to disrupt the macro research industry and enable users to consume high-quality analysis on a flexible and uniquely engaging platform.
Andrew Simon joins as COO
Andrew has spent over 25 years on both the buy-side and sell-side, having co-founded Eschaton Opportunities Fund, a $100 million+ hedge fund, and previously led JP Morgan's sales business across FX and EM. Andrew appreciated the need for change in the research space through his vast experience and joins The Hive.
Business Insider Picks Up Our Story
An analyst who ditched his investment-bank job is already winning big research clients on his own. The financial world is getting flipped on its head.
Our First Corporate Client
Macro Hive manages to successfully attract their first client to produce bespoke and tailored research in the Corporate space.
Macro Hive on Bloomberg
Bilal appears on Bloomberg. Though a frequent guest, this is his first time as the CEO and Founder of Macro Hive!
Macro Hive partners with their first trading exchange, Singapore Exchange Limited, to highlight key trading insights and cover Asian FX futures, commodities and indices.
Macro Hive expands further into the trading exchange arena via the Toronto Stock Exchange, with a focus on IR futures, CTA strategies and models.
Macro Hive University
We kicked off 2021 with a new focus on education. Whether you’re a career professional or an undergraduate student, we can all learn more about the financial markets. At Macro Hive, we want to distribute knowledge to everyone who shares our passion for continuous learning.
Macro Hive partners with the CME to deliver analysis and insights on the FX options and futures markets.
Macro Hive reaches a milestone with its Macro Hive Conversations podcast: over 50 engaging episodes and over 100,000 downloads. Just one listen will show you why Macro Hive Conversations is fast becoming the go-to podcast in the capital markets space.
Macro Hive becomes the first independent financial research company in the world to accept subscription payments in Bitcoin.