Risk warning: Trading CFDs is risky and can result in the loss of your invested capital. Please ensure that you understand the risks involved and do not invest more than you can afford to lose. Read full Risk Disclosure. FT Global Ltd is regulated by the IFSC.
Risk warning: Your capital is at risk.

ForexTime Market Analysis Team

ForexTime are well known for being experts in the Forex industry and our market research team regularly publishes market commentaries to update traders on the latest market opportunities and help fulfill trading strategy potential. The market research commentaries written by the FXTM team are frequently picked up and referenced by the world's leading media publications and can also be seen as part of the company's continued commitment to furthering the education of traders globally. Follow Jameel Ahmad, our Chief Market Analyst on Twitter at Jameel_FXTM and check out all our research articles here.

Research Team

Jameel Ahmad
Global Head of Currency Strategy and Market Research at FXTM (492 Topics)

Jameel Ahmad is the Vice President of Corporate Development and Chief Market Analyst at FXTM. Since joining the company in May 2014, Jameel has played a key role in building the international profile of the company. He currently leads the implementation of FXTM’s internal and external communications strategy, as well as the development of the company’s market research team in his role as Chief Market Analyst. read more...

Hussein Sayed

Hussein Sayed
Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA) (1307 Topics)

Hussein Al Sayed has nearly 14 years of experience in the Financial Markets. He is best known for his role as an anchor at CNBC Arabia hosting the popular evening show, Bursat Al Alam. read more...

Yue Zhong
Market Analyst (357 Topics)

Yue Zhong is a market analyst at FXTM. Specialising in financial market research with a focus on China and the Asian markets, his areas of expertise include forex, precious metals, commodities and global stocks. read more...

Lukman Otunuga
Research Analyst (2144 Topics)

Lukman Otunuga is a research analyst at FXTM. A keen follower of macroeconomic events, with a strong professional and academic background in finance, Lukman is well versed in the various factors affecting the currency markets. read more...

Alex Gurr

Alex Gurr
Guest Analyst (1089 Topics)

Alex Gurr has been studying the movements across the financial markets for a number of years and possesses over three years of work experience as an analyst in an international brokerage. Alex was raised in New Zealand and is also a former NZ CFA Research Champion for Massey University, where he also holds a BBS in economics and finance. read more...

Latest Market Research Articles

Alex Gurr

18 July @ 01:02

By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst

USD lifts on Powell comments
The USD has bounced higher today on the back of comments from Governor Powell whose view on monetary policy remains the same with lifting rates steadily overtime and keeping inflation ticking along as well. So for the US economy this has been a positive statement to say the least from the FED, but...

18 July @ 00:39

By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst

Dollar gains after upbeat Powell testimony, Gold tumbles
Buying sentiment towards the Dollar received a boost after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell expressed optimism over the strength of the US economy during his Congressional testimony. Powell stated that the risk of the economy weakening was “roughly balanced” with the possibility of...

17 July @ 14:36

By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst

Dollar softens ahead of Powell testimony, Pound wobbles
Global equity markets were mostly mixed while the Dollar dipped ahead of Fed Chair Jerome Powell’s first Congressional testimony later today. Powell’s testimony could offer investors a fresh opportunity to appraise the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy approach for the second half of 2018. The...
Hussein Sayed

17 July @ 09:49

By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)

Global shares come under pressure as Oil tumbles
Asian equities fell on Tuesday after Oil prices tumbled by more than 4.6% during the previous session, following reports that Saudi Arabia has offered additional crude supplies to some of its Asian customers and that the U.S. may release some of its strategic petroleum reserves to bring prices down...
Alex Gurr

16 July @ 22:25

By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst

USD and Oil in focus
The USD lifted again against all majors, as US retail sales m/m came in strong at 0.5%, in line with expectations. At the same time the previous month was revised to 1.3%, which was another strong indicator about the US economy and the pace of growth that it's going through. This could have some...

16 July @ 21:15

By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst

China’s economic growth cools in Q2, Gold slips
The Yuan initially weakened against the Dollar following reports of China’s economy expanding at a slower pace in the second quarter of 2018. However, losses were quickly clawed back as growth stayed in line with market expectations. China’s economy grew at an expected 6.7% year on year in Q2,...

ForexTime In The Media