Risk warning: Trading CFDs is risky and can result in the loss of your invested capital. Please ensure that you understand the risks involved and do not invest more than you can afford to lose. Read full Risk Disclosure. FT Global Ltd is regulated by the IFSC.
Risk warning: Your capital is at risk.

FXTM Market Analysts

Lukman Otunuga

Research Analyst

E-mail: info@forextime.com

Personal info

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.

Prior to joining FXTM, Lukman spent two years as a research analyst with international currency broker FXCM, where he focused on technical and fundamental analysis of the global currency, commodity and stock markets. Lukman was also responsible for leading educational seminars for international and local high net worth individuals, and has published a series of educational articles on forex trading with City A.M.  

Lukman holds a BSc (hons) degree in Economics from the University of Essex, UK and an MSc in Finance from London School of Business and Finance, where he studied corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions and the role of international financial institutions.  

The latest articles

BoE keeps rates unchanged, Draghi in focus

14.12 @ 15:45 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Sterling offered a fairly muted response during Thursday’s trading session after  Bank of England policy makers unanimously voted to leave interest rates unchanged at 0.5% in December.... Read more

UK jobs report in focus, Gold slips

13.12 @ 10:41 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
The British Pound’s appreciation against the Dollar was short lived during Tuesday’s trading session as investors evaluated the likely impact of UK inflation climbing to its highest level... Read more

Global stocks firm as Bitcoin steals the show

11.12 @ 14:45 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Market players have dashed into the new trading week, adopting a risk-on attitude after November’s strong NFP report and progress in the US tax reform initiatives, boosted risk sentiment.... Read more

Dollar advances ahead of NFP, while oil remains steady

08.12 @ 10:39 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
The Greenback ventured to a two-week high against a basket of major currencies on Friday morning, amid investor optimism over U.S. tax reforms. Today’s main risk event for the Dollar will be... Read more

Sterling struggles to keep afloat; Gold tumbles

07.12 @ 15:13 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
This is certainly shaping up to be a painful trading week for the British Pound, as fears mount over the lack of progress in Brexit talks. The lingering disappointment from Prime Minister Theresa... Read more