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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 (368 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) (876 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 (334 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 (1635 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 (836 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

20 November @ 15:27 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Gold slips as Dollar firms, USDJPY under pressure
Gold concluded last week with style, as prices punched to monthly high above $1295 amid a vulnerable US Dollar. Lingering uncertainty over US tax reforms has bruised the Greenback, while reports that U.S Special Counsel Robert Mueller had subpoenaed Donald Trump’s election campaign rubbed...
20 November @ 10:20 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
The week ahead: Central bankers, Euro and UK GDP in focus
Asian shares were depressed on Monday morning, as investors remained guarded amid lingering concerns over U.S. tax reforms. The caution from Asia is likely to rollover into European markets which are currently tussling with renewed political uncertainty, after German Chancellor Angela Merkel...
17 November @ 15:35 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Bitcoin flexes while Dollar weakens
I find it remarkable and somewhat frightening how, no matter how much Bitcoin is pummeled by sellers, it simply bounces back even stronger. The most talked about cryptocurrency marched to a record high above $8000 on Friday, just five days after it sharply tumbled 29%. Bulls are always hungry...
Alex Gurr
17 November @ 00:43 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
US tax bill send equities soaring
The Tax bill has been talked about for some time, and today was the day for it. Obviously, it cleared the US house easily enough and is now on its way to the senate; where the republicans have control as well. What does this mean for markets? Well put simply it cuts corporation tax from the...
16 November @ 15:45 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Sterling, WTI, and Gold in focus
Sterling modestly appreciated on Thursday morning, after U.K retail sales rose by 0.3% MoM in October – a figure above market expectations. However, retail sales declined by -0.3% when compared to a year ago which was the first annual fall since 2013. With the report potentially fanning...
Hussein Sayed
16 November @ 08:56 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Buy the dip or sell the rally?
U.S. stocks logged their fourth drop in the past five trading days, falling to a three-week low with the S&P 500 closing 1.25% below its record high on Nov 7. The sell-off yesterday was driven by the energy and consumer non-cyclical sector which fell 1.1% and 1% respectively, while Telecoms and...

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