Julius de Kempenaer

Julius de Kempenaer

Julius de Kempenaer is the creator of Relative Rotation Graphs®, which have been available on Bloomberg since January 2011 under the mnemonic RRG<GO>. He is the Founder and Director of RRG Research and based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He also is a Technical Analyst at His focus on growth of RRG Research is primarily through partnerships with professional data vendors and software developers to make RRGs® available to a wider audience and provide relative strength based research to professional investors and professional entities (websites, brokers, asset managers etc) that serve retail clients.

Julius completed his studies in economics at the Royal Military Academy in Breda (1986). After several postings in officer ranks in the Dutch royal air force, he moved to the financial sector in 1990, initially as a portfolio manager for Equity & Law Life Assurance (now AXA). However, most of his experience he gained as a technical and quantitative analyst at the Robeco Group, Rabobank International, and most recently at Kempen & Co. Julius is regular speaker at (inter) national conferences, a frequent guest on CNBC and Bloomberg Television and he has written many articles on technical analysis. He is best known for the weekly column in the Saturday edition of the leading Dutch financial news paper “Het Financieele Dagblad,” which he wrote for six years. Julius also provides specific technical and quantitative research to institutional clients. He serves as a director on the board of the IFTA (International Federation of Technical Analysts).