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ForexTime Market Analysis Team

ForexTime are well known for being experts in the Forex industry and our market research team regularly publishes market commentaries to update traders on the latest market opportunities and help fulfill trading strategy potential. The market research commentaries written by the FXTM team are frequently picked up and referenced by the world's leading media publications and can also be seen as part of the company's continued commitment to furthering the education of traders globally. Follow Jameel Ahmad, our Chief Market Analyst on Twitter at Jameel_FXTM and check out all our research articles here.

Research Team

Jameel Ahmad
VP of Corporate Development & Chief Market Analyst (362 Topics)

Jameel Ahmad is the Vice President of Corporate Development and Chief Market Analyst at FXTM. Since joining the company in May 2014, Jameel has played a key role in building the international profile of the company. He currently leads the implementation of FXTM’s internal and external communications strategy, as well as the development of the company’s market research team in his role as Chief Market Analyst. read more...

Hussein Sayed

Hussein Sayed
Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA) (830 Topics)

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. read more...

Yue Zhong
Market Analyst (325 Topics)

Yue Zhong is a market analyst at FXTM. Specialising in financial market research with a focus on China and the Asian markets, his areas of expertise include forex, precious metals, commodities and global stocks. read more...

Lukman Otunuga
Research Analyst (1563 Topics)

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. read more...

Alex Gurr

Alex Gurr
Guest Analyst (801 Topics)

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. read more...

Latest Market Research Articles

Alex Gurr
19 October @ 00:12 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
Oil primed to jump
Oil markets have been volatile in 2017 and not the one way traffic we saw in 2016. The market has been responding to a variety of factors, the main one being the glut in oil caused by US fracking and thus far it has responded accordingly, with OPEC pushing down production to balance out prices in...
18 October @ 17:09 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Euro treads water as Catalonia Independence deadline looms
The Euro was unsettled during Wednesday’s trading session, as anxiety mounted ahead of Madrid’s looming deadline on Catalonia’s independence. With the region refusing to yield to the Spanish government’s demand to back down, things could get really messy on Thursday. A...
18 October @ 10:05 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Sterling lower ahead of UK jobs data
Investors who were itching for another opportunity to offload Sterling were given a thumbs up on Tuesday, after BoE officials sounded more cautious than anticipated during their testimony to Parliament. Although BoE Governor Mark Carney said the MPC believed a rate hike may be needed in the...
Alex Gurr
17 October @ 21:23 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
Gold loses shine on USD strength
The US economy has been a little lacklustre as of late, yet the stock market continues to climb higher and employment figures continue to improve. If you asked FOMC member Harker though you might be forgiven that it's not all great in the US. Currently he believes there is little slack left in...
17 October @ 15:08 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Sterling dips after UK inflation report, WTI in focus
Sterling bears made a late appearance on Tuesday, after official figures showed that inflation in Britain climbed to its highest level for more than five years in September. Consumer price inflation rose to 3.0% in September, up from 2.9% in August, on the back of rising food prices and...
Hussein Sayed
17 October @ 09:57 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Record highs are no longer justified
“Since Election Day on November 8, the Stock Market is up more than 25%, unemployment is at a 17 year low & companies are coming back to U.S.” Donald Trump Indeed, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 rose by more than 25% and 20% respectively since November 8....

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