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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 (381 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) (1058 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 (1816 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 (940 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

Hussein Sayed
22 February @ 09:29 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Fed minutes turned bulls to bears in 30 minutes
Volatility soared in equity and fixed income markets in the final hours of yesterday’s U.S. trading session. After dropping to 17, the Cboe Volatility Index gained 19%, ending the day above 20. The S&P 500 reversed a gain of 1% to end the day 0.55% lower. Similarly, the Dow Jones gave up...
21 February @ 15:32 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Pound sinks on soft U.K labour report; FOMC minutes in focus
Investors wasted no time in attacking the Pound on Wednesday, after data showed Britain’s unemployment rate ticked higher for the first time in nearly two years. The Office for National Statistics reported that the rate of unemployment rose from 4.3% to 4.4% in the three months to December...
20 February @ 15:43 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Dollar flexes its muscles… but for how long?
The Dollar was king against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday, as investors shrugged off heightened fears about the U.S budget deficit. With the Greenback currently rebounding from three-year lows, could this be the start of an incredible rally or another dead cat bounce? There is a...
Hussein Sayed
20 February @ 09:53 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
U.S. Treasury sale in focus as dollar recovers
The recovery of Asian equities paused on Tuesday, following a pullback in Europe yesterday and the likelihood of U.S. stocks opening in red when traders return to their desks after a long weekend. The Japanese Nikkei 225 led the losses, falling more than 1% with declines hitting all sectors...
Alex Gurr
19 February @ 22:49 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
USD finds some ground as gold slips
The Yen has been one of the most aggressive movers from the previous week and markets are looking a little uncertain heading in to this week. As the USD continued to show weakness markets were quick to jump into the safety of the Yen as it continues to remain a favourite for safe haven traders,...
19 February @ 15:42 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Euro shaky, Sterling snoozes while Gold slips
Euro bulls struggled to claw back control during Monday’s trading session, after strong losses on Friday sent the EURUSD tumbling towards 1.2400. The bullish sentiment towards the European economy could support appetite for the Euro in the medium term. Short-term, bears are likely to...

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