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ForexTime Market Analysis Team

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Research Team

Jameel Ahmad
Global Head of Currency Strategy and Market Research at FXTM (406 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) (1181 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 (1949 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 (1008 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

24 April @ 15:23 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Dollar fights for throne, Euro wobbles while Oil rises
The story behind the Dollar’s incredible appreciation in recent days continues to revolve around rising U.S bond yields and easing geopolitical risks. Market expectations of higher U.S interest rates have also played a leading role in the Greenback’s resurgence, with the DXY marching to levels...
Hussein Sayed
24 April @ 10:17 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Investors no more surprised by earnings surprises!
Wall Street ended mixed on Monday as tech stocks continued to lead the major indices. The S&P 500 finished flat at 2,670, with the 1.07% gain in materials offset by the 0.43% decline in the tech sector. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell for a fourth straight day as the heavyweight Goldman...
Alex Gurr
24 April @ 02:00 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
Dollar bulls dominate
The USD has exploded back onto the scene today as USD bulls kicked well into gear and lifted the USD higher against all the major pairs and commodities. This was sparked by the recent jump in US yields which is nearly at the 3% mark for 10 year yields, and more importantly it was all backed up with...
23 April @ 14:40 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Euro slips, Sterling dips and Dollar strengthens
The Euro was under pressure during Monday’s trading session, with prices sinking towards 1.2230 amid an appreciating U.S Dollar. Investors will most likely direct their attention towards the European Central Bank meeting this week where policymakers are expected to signal no change in monetary...
Hussein Sayed
23 April @ 09:38 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
It's number 3 again!
Number 3 has been of crucial significance in 2018. Trump has been predicting that his policies would bring an increase in annual growth to over than 3% a year. The Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates 3 times in 2018. However, investors and traders are most concerned about U.S. 10-...
20 April @ 16:07 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Carney strikes down hawks, Lira trades sideways
Buying sentiment towards the British Pound deteriorated sharply yesterday, after dovish comments from Bank of England’s Governor Mark Carney heavily diluted expectations of an interest rate hike in May. Carney’s cautious tone and his acknowledgement of recent “mixed” economic data, planted a...

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