Ric Spooner


Chief market analyst in our Australian office, Ric has over 30 years’ experience working in the financial markets, with a deep knowledge of both fundamental and technical analysis.

Before joining CMC Markets, he managed the futures broking businesses of JB Were and Elders Finance for ten years, and was managing director of the Sydney Futures Exchange Clearing House for eight years. He was also a non-executive director of Sydney Futures Exchange, and served as its deputy chairman. He has also been a successful private trader.

Ric provides clients with market insights and commentary on the major asset classes, as well as education on trading strategy.

Ric appears regularly in the financial media. He frequently appears on TV and radio, including the ABC, BBC, Bloomberg and Sky News Business and provided daily insights on stock for Business Insider.

He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Macquarie University in Sydney, and a Certificate of Financial Planning from Finsia (the Financial Services Institute of Australasia).

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