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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 (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) (1295 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 (2137 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 (1086 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

13 July @ 14:35

By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst

Stock markets recover, Pound Trumped while Gold melts
Investors were placed on an emotional rollercoaster ride this week as trade tensions between the United States and China intensified. The Trump administration’s latest threats to impose tariffs on an additional $200 billion of Chinese goods initially dealt a blow to global sentiment, rekindled...
Alex Gurr

13 July @ 00:13

By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst

USD and Nasdaq continue strong run
US inflation figures were the main focus today for the US economy, as it saw CPI lift in line with expectations to 0.2% m/m. Well this is not a strong hawkish signal it does show that the US economy for the most part is seeing inflation rise in line with expectations, and it brings up the...

12 July @ 13:21

By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst

Global markets consolidate, but sentiment remains shaky
Global equity bulls fought back on Thursday as investors re-evaluated the possibility of Washington imposing 10% tariffs on another $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. Market speculation over the unpredictable Trump administration making a last-minute U-turn before the tariffs come into...
Alex Gurr

12 July @ 00:17

By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst

USD strengthens across the board
The USD has been the strongest mover today as it looked to fly up the charts on the back of global uncertainty and on the back of positive economic data. PPI data m/m was above expectations of 0.2%, coming in strongly at 0.3%. This helped push the Y/Y on figure to 2.8% (2.6% exp), which shows that...

11 July @ 12:21

By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst

Trade war escalation triggers risk aversion, Gold prices fall
A fresh wave of risk aversion swept across financial markets after the United States threatened to impose tariffs on an extra $200 billion worth of Chinese goods. This unfavorable move comes just days after the two countries slapped tit-for-tat tariffs on $34 billion worth of each other’s...
Alex Gurr

11 July @ 00:16

By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst

Loonie and Yen in focus ahead of tomorrow
The USDJPY has made some strong moves as of late and it's well overdue in the current market environment. The Yen has been resilient recently, as traders were keen to hold onto some safety against the US economic environment amid a few worries. However, with the recent JOTLS Job Openings report out...

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