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David Leeder
StaffGlobe Investor Content EditorToronto, Canada

Area of Expertise

Investing and business

Waking up hours before the sun appears, David Leeder has written Globe Investor's daily Upgrades/Downgrades and Market Movers files for almost a decade. He also compiles stock market updates throughout the trading day while editing other staff stories. With a passion for equity markets, he's always on the lookout for news (big and small) that will cause rumblings on Bay Street.

David started at The Globe as a member of the team that launched its breaking news website in 2000. He's also been the Digital Sports Editor, Deputy Sports Editor and Weekend Digital Editor.

Why did you become a journalist?

A reader of The Globe since a young child mesmerized by its sports agate pages, I am proud of the influence it has across the country. I am committed to upholding its principles and prioritizes building trust and respect with its audience.


Years in Journalism


Years at The Globe and Mail


Bachelor of Arts (Honours), McMaster University

Bachelor of Applied Arts, Journalism, Toronto Metropolitan University

Languages spoken


David Leeder abides by The Globe and Mail Editorial Code of Conduct

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