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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 (304 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) (599 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 (258 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 (1218 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 (658 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

26 May @ 14:01 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Oil bears inspired by OPEC disappointment
A strong sense of disappointment had a punishing effect on oil markets on Thursday with prices tumbling 5% after OPEC underwhelmed participants by renewing an agreement to cap output by 1.8 million barrels a day until March 2018. With the resurgence of U.S Shale obstructing OPEC’s efforts to...
25 May @ 10:18 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Dollar under pressure after Fed minutes
The Greenback found itself under noticeable selling pressure during early trading on Thursday after May’s Federal Reserve meeting minutes were neatly packaged with a dovish undertone. Although expectations of a rate hike in June were realised when Federal Reserve officials said it would...
Alex Gurr
25 May @ 01:12 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
US equity bulls look to strike
The US economy has so far been slightly less upbeat as of late, as Trump fears split over into the market leading to a selloff in the equity markets and the US dollar. So far those fears have been driven back by the recent trade deals with Saudi Arabia around US infrastructure and the markets...
24 May @ 12:40 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
The Tale of OPEC and U.S Shale
The growing optimism over big oil-producing countries extending output cuts to mitigate oversupply woes propelled WTI Crude to a fresh monthly high at $51.76 on Wednesday. Although OPEC and Non-OPEC members have, on repeated occasions, exploited oil’s sensitivity to generate speculative...
23 May @ 13:43 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Markets mixed as investors tread carefully
The Greenback was under pressure on Tuesday with prices finding comfort near a six-month low against a currency basket as political turmoil in Washington weighed heavily on sentiment. A growing sense of anxiety over Trump’s ability to move forward with the pro-growth policies amid this...
Alex Gurr
23 May @ 02:09 By Alex Gurr, Guest Analyst
Greek debt negotiations cause EUR volatility
It could be a return to instability if the Greek issues rear there ugly head again. Recent reports out of Brussels over the Greeks and their handling of debt has been slightly worrisome, and markets are a little on edge over the discussions. Currently Greece needs another tranche in June in order...

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