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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 (336 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 (1649 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 (844 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

23 November @ 10:40 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Dollar punished by Fed caution, UK GDP in focus
The Dollar found itself vulnerable to heavy losses on Wednesday evening, after minutes from the latest FOMC meeting illustrated concerns among policymakers over the inflation outlook. Although Federal Reserve official expressed optimism over economic growth and expected interest rates to be...
Alex Gurr
23 November @ 02:44 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
Yen bulls jump on weak FED inflation outlook
FOMC meeting minutes are always greeted warmly by the markets, as a glimpse of the potential future direction of the FED going forward, and today didn't disappoint at all. As predicted the FED was positive about the possibility of a December rate hike before the year goes out, and the market...
22 November @ 10:26 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Global stocks rally, Sterling on standby ahead of UK budget
The healthy combination of rising corporate profits, strong global growth and cautious optimism over U.S. corporate tax cuts, simply reinvigorated global equity bulls on Tuesday – boosting stocks across the globe. Asian shares headed for a record close during early trading on Wednesday,...
Alex Gurr
21 November @ 21:39 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
S&P 500 hits record high
The US equity markets jumped sharply today on the back of positive economic data as US home sales m/m came in strongly at 5.48M (5.40M exp). This is a fairly positive twist as US home sales have been falling over the past few months, as winter is generally seen as a less popular period to buy...
21 November @ 15:46 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Gold under pressure, Sterling struggles for direction
Gold collapsed like a house of cards during Monday’s trading session, with prices dipping below $1275 thanks to a strengthening US Dollar. The violent price action witnessed in recent days, continues to highlight the intensity of the battle between the bulls and bears. Although renewed...
Alex Gurr
21 November @ 01:23 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
European currencies dip on German politics
The Euro had a pause for concern in the evening trading session as the coalition talks in Germany fell apart leading to a political crisis in Germany. This now presents the toughest challenge Angela Merkel has felt in over 12 years of being at the top, however, she seems somewhat composed and is...

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