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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

Politics & Central Bankers under investors’ radar

21.08 @ 10:14 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Less than a month ago the CBOE volatility index, known as the best indicator of fear in the markets, dropped to a record low of below 9. The declines were a result of steady equity markets, low... Read more

Greenback took a double hit

17.08 @ 10:31 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
The U.S. dollar remained on the defensive early Thursday, after yesterday’s declines, led by increased uncertainty over another U.S. rate hike in 2017 and President Donald Trump’s fiscal... Read more

One set of data not enough to boost bullish dollar bets

16.08 @ 10:12 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Developments in the last 48 hours have finally given dollar bulls much-needed motivation to send the greenback higher. It started on Monday, with upbeat comments from New York Fed President Bill... Read more

Stocks recover as geopolitical tensions ease; safe havens plunging

14.08 @ 12:30 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
After suffering the steepest weekly declines since March,  S&P 500 futures are indicating a positive opening for U.S. stocks. Asian equities- ex-Japan, also climbed on the first trading day... Read more

Flight to safety subsides; attention shifts to data

10.08 @ 10:12 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
The war of words between Trump and North Korea, has largely dictated the direction of the market for the past 24 hours. Safe havens, were the primary beneficiaries over the increased tensions, with... Read more