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FXTM Market Analysts

Jameel Ahmad

Global Head of Currency Strategy and Market Research at FXTM

E-mail: info@forextime.com

Personal info

Jameel Ahmad is the Global Head of Currency Strategy and Market Research at FXTM. Since joining the company in May 2014 as Chief Market Analyst, he has played a key role in building the international profile of FXTM across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia through media tours, broadcast interviews and seminars.

Specialising in financial market developments, with a particular emphasis on global currencies, commodities and emerging markets, Jameel is relied on for his insight into the financial markets and is frequently featured in leading media outlets, including the Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Sky News, and New York Times. He is also a highly sought broadcast commentator, and can be seen regularly on Al-Jazeera, Bloomberg, CCTV, CNBC and Reuters.

Jameel holds a BA (Hons) degree in Business Studies with Accountancy & Finance from the University of the West of England. He received the prestigious Iacocca scholarship to represent the United Kingdom at a leadership and cultural training program in the United States, before later being selected to act as a delegate for the United Kingdom for the Education Without Borders conference in the United Arab Emirates. More recently, he completed an executive education course in Unconventional Monetary Policy at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.

Jameel is available for live TV interviews and market commentary via FXTM’s in-house HD Globelynx studio. To make a booking, please contact the broadcast press team at pressoffice@forextime.com.

The latest articles

Zuma conclusion lifts Rand to near 3-year high

15.02 @ 13:20 By Jameel Ahmad, Global Head of Currency Strategy and Market Research at FXTM
After months of ongoing speculation, the overnight climax with Jacob Zuma resigning from his position as President of South Africa has lifted the Rand to its highest level since March 2015. The... Read more

Oil and Gold both higher, as stock markets remain on radar

12.02 @ 13:26 By Jameel Ahmad, Global Head of Currency Strategy and Market Research at FXTM
Investors around the globe will closely monitor how the stock markets perform throughout trading today, following the rollercoaster ride that the financial markets experienced last week. Although... Read more

Pound at risk to falling below 1.30 on BoE doubts

30.10 @ 05:13 By Jameel Ahmad, Global Head of Currency Strategy and Market Research at FXTM
This week looks set to be another busy one for the central bank calendar, with the Bank of Japan (BoJ), US Federal Reserve, and the Bank of England (BoE) all set to make announcements. The spotlight... Read more

Dollar suffers from unexpectedly weak NFP

01.09 @ 16:32 By Jameel Ahmad, Global Head of Currency Strategy and Market Research at FXTM
Any hopes that the Dollar could continue its rebound with an encouraging US jobs report, appears to have been thrown out the window, following a "hat-trick" of losses in the recently... Read more

Investors brush away North Korea concerns

30.08 @ 17:20 By Jameel Ahmad, Global Head of Currency Strategy and Market Research at FXTM
“Sell volatility, buy the dip" has been the investor mindset for some time, when it comes to the equity markets. It appears that this mindset is holding firm, after investors brushed away... Read more