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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 (461 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) (1267 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 (2100 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 (1062 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

22 June @ 17:10

By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst

Oil rallies as OPEC strike output deal
Oil prices have appreciated sharply following reports of OPEC achieving a last-minute deal to boost crude oil production during a meeting in Vienna. In a positive development, OPEC ministers reached an agreement to increase oil production from July after Saudi Arabia successfully persuaded Iran...

22 June @ 13:34

By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst

Markets brace for OPEC showdown in Vienna
There seems to be a growing sense of uncertainty over what to expect from today’s OPEC meeting in Vienna, given the disagreements among major oil producers around whether to boost output. While Saudi Arabia and Russia have proposed to ease supply curbs, other members including Iran, Iraq,...
Alex Gurr

22 June @ 02:08

By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst

OPEC looks to increase supply
Oil markets have been focused on the OPEC meeting happening at present which is likely to wrap up tomorrow and give some serious insight into OPEC's future plans for the market. So far though it looks like OPEC has agreed to increase supply in the market place by roughly 1 million barrels, however...

21 June @ 15:38

By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst

Sterling rebounds on hawkish BoE split, Gold tumbles
The British Pound was thrown a much-needed lifeline today following an unexpectedly hawkish statement and MPC vote split from the Bank of England. Market expectations over a possible UK interest rate hike this year were boosted after the monetary policy committee voted 6-3 in favour of keeping...

21 June @ 10:39

By Jameel Ahmad, Global Head of Currency Strategy and Market Research at FXTM

Turkish election represents market event investors unable to ignore
In a week where market headlines continue to be driven by a potential trade war breaking out between the United States and China along with the latest OPEC meeting in Vienna, traders are unable to ignore the likelihood that the upcoming weekend election in Turkey could create further volatility in...

21 June @ 01:15

By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst

Trade war fears ease… but for how long?
Global stocks have bounced back to life after China’s central bank calmed markets by urging investors to “stay calm and rational”. While this move by the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) could support risk sentiment and push equity markets higher in the short term, gains are likely to be limited....

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