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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
VP of Corporate Development & Chief Market Analyst (351 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) (729 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 (306 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 (1443 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 (735 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
23 August @ 21:12 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
Risk aversion reigns supreme in markets
Markets continue to be risk off today, as commodity currencies took a beating - no more so than the NZD. Recently markets had been piling into fixed interest rate currencies as economic optimism boomed, however that has recently turned as Trumps allure has worn off, and the markets remain more...
23 August @ 15:42 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Markets brace as Jackson Hole looms
Financial markets offered a muted response towards Mario Draghi’s speech in Germany on Wednesday. Investors who were expecting fireworks left disappointed after the ECB chief maintained a safe distance from market-sensitive remarks. While Draghi defended QE and stated that unconventional...
Alex Gurr
23 August @ 01:23 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
Oil set to turn on data
Crude oil has been doing the rounds on media as it sits at a key turning point according to various analysts, and it's easy to see why given that market trending seems to have slowed down. Many in the market now believe that we are going to see the bulls make some sort of...
22 August @ 15:55 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Risk appetite flickers ahead of Jackson Hole
Investors in Asia and Europe swiftly discarded safe-haven assets on Tuesday, as risk appetite staged a modest recovery ahead of the upcoming Jackson Hole Symposium this week. Most Asian shares were boosted by the mild improvement in risk sentiment during early trade, with European stocks...
Hussein Sayed
22 August @ 10:19 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Investors on the sidelines ahead of Jackson Hole summit
U.S. equity markets kicked off the week on a positive note, ending a two-day fall which sent the S&P 500 to lowest levels since July 11 - total declines of 2.6% from the 2,490.9 peak were recorded on August 8. The low trading volumes on Wall Street indicates that investors are still uncertain...
Alex Gurr
22 August @ 01:00 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
Equity markets struggle to hold off the bears
The markets have been in minor turmoil today as US equities continued to dip on each rise. This in part was brought on by more bearish weakness in the US economy over the last few days, but also disappointing economic surveys carried out by the New York Fed, which showed that there were more people...

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