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FXTM Market Analysts

Lukman Otunuga

Research Analyst

E-mail: info@forextime.com

Personal info

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.

Prior to joining FXTM, Lukman spent two years as a research analyst with international currency broker FXCM, where he focused on technical and fundamental analysis of the global currency, commodity and stock markets. Lukman was also responsible for leading educational seminars for international and local high net worth individuals, and has published a series of educational articles on forex trading with City A.M.  

Lukman holds a BSc (hons) degree in Economics from the University of Essex, UK and an MSc in Finance from London School of Business and Finance, where he studied corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions and the role of international financial institutions.  

The latest articles

Markets cautious on US - China trade talks

18.05 @ 15:52 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Investors have entered today’s trading session adopting a cautious stance thanks to conflicting reports over the progress of high-level trade talks between the US and China. Sentiment was... Read more

US - China trade talks in focus, Gold hammered

17.05 @ 15:19 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Asian stocks closed mostly mixed, while European shares have struggled for direction ahead of today’s high-level trade talks between the US and China. Global sentiment could receive a boost if... Read more

Stock markets green, Dollar slips while Gold shines

11.05 @ 14:56 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Global equity markets have attempted to trade cautiously higher at the end of the week, as a combination of soft US inflation figures, stronger commodity prices and slightly easing geopolitical... Read more

Pound Punished by “Dovish Hold”

10.05 @ 16:19 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
The Pound has suffered steep losses once again against the Dollar and other major counterparts on Thursday after the Bank of England (BoE) kept interest rates unchanged as expected. The catalyst... Read more

BOE’s Super Thursday in focus, Ringgit flattened in offshore markets

10.05 @ 10:31 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
The story defining the painful depreciation of the British Sterling in recent weeks has been rapidly fading expectations over the Bank of England raising UK interest rates today. Only one month... Read more