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FXTM Market Analysts

Alex Gurr

Alex Gurr

Guest Analyst

E-mail: info@forextime.com

Personal info

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.

Alex's approach is heavily technical when it comes to reading market movements with a strong fundamental bias to tie it all together. In addition to regularly studying price movements on the charts, Alex also enjoys reading up on today’s major economic issues across the globe and monetary policy across central banks.be and monetary policy across central banks.

The latest articles

AUD surges on employment data

14.12 @ 02:57 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
The Australian market has got a huge lift this morning as the unemployment rate massively beat expectations to come in at +61K (+19k exp). Adding further positives to it all was the jump in full time... Read more

UK inflation puts pressure on the pound

12.12 @ 22:50 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
For the Bank of England's Mark Carney today was not his day as inflation once again lifted to 0.3% m/m and 3.1% y/y (3.0% exp), which in turn meant that being above the 2% inflation target he was... Read more

Safe havens look weaker ahead of FED meeting

11.12 @ 22:33 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
Markets have been a little quieter today as USD bulls and bears are waiting on the upcoming Wednesday FOMC announcement regarding the interest rate. It's all but priced in by now and almost seems... Read more

Pound jumps on EU commissioner comments

07.12 @ 20:45 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
The UK government continues to find itself under pressure as of late as the Brexit debacle continues and the ability to start trade talks becomes all the more stretched. The market was buoyed this... Read more

CAD in focus on dovish comments

07.12 @ 00:41 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
The Canadian dollar was back in focus today as the market was looking for hawkish signs from the Bank of Canada, on the back of the recent interest rate statement. The interest rate was kept at 1%... Read more