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Hussein Sayed

Hussein Sayed

Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)

E-mail: info@forextime.com

Personal info

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.

Prior to joining the broadcast network, Hussein spent several years working in the financial services sector as a dealer, trader and analyst covering equities, commodities, and foreign exchange markets.

Besides his role at CNBC Arabia, Hussein has most recently established himself as Chief Strategist Gulf & MENA for FXTM, one of the world's fastest growing online forex brokers – educating and delivering market research reports, helping traders making trading decisions.

The latest articles

Dollar bulls awaken as Yellen announces twin tightening

21.09 @ 10:22 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
The struggling greenback has finally found a lifeline after the Federal Reserve maintained its intention to raise interest rates in 2017 and begin the process of trimming the balance sheet. Before... Read more

Monetary policies to remain at center stage

18.09 @ 10:04 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Sterling surged above $1.36 last week, reminding investors that central banks remain the strongest drivers of currency markets. GBPUSD has risen 3% in two days, to trade at a 15-month high after the... Read more

What to expect from the BoE?

14.09 @ 10:06 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Today’s Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) announcement is the main event of the week. While it is highly unlikely that we will see an immediate interest rate hike, or a reduction... Read more

Softened sanctions on North Korea & fading Irma concerns sends S&P 500 to record high

12.09 @ 10:41 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Investors returned from the weekend with a high appetite for risk assets, sending the S&P 500 to a new record high on Monday, with global equities edging higher across the board. Risk-on trading... Read more

U.S. dollar – further sell-off or set for a rebound?

11.09 @ 10:33 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
The dollar’s weakness and a surge in safe havens, were the central themes in the markets last week. The dollar index fell 1.4% in the past five trading days, taking the overall losses to 10.8%... Read more