Jameel Ahmad is the Global Head of Currency Strategy and Market Research at FXTM, having joined the company in May 2014 as Chief Market Analyst. He specialising in financial market developments, with a particular emphasis on global currencies, commodities and emerging markets. He holds a BA (Hons) degree in Business Studies with Accountancy & Finance from the University of the West of England. He recently completed an executive education course in Unconventional Monetary Policy at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.
While we have already seen in the past few days how sensitive oil prices can behave to geopolitical developments, if an escalation does flare up in the region, volatility can spread into other asset classes18 Sep 2019 - Opinion
If the Fed lowers interest rate, expect the U.S, dollar to slide19 Jun 2019 - Opinion
Gains made in emerging markets in the first quarter of 2019 are set to extend as Fed chairman delays prospect of further rate rises21 Mar 2019 - Opinion
If there are concerns over a potential economic downturn, then it is only natural that there will be concerns over demand12 Nov 2018 - Opinion
The markets’ reaction to the US midterm elections07 Nov 2018 - Opinion
South African currency stands as the biggest EM loser following balance of trade report01 Nov 2018 - Opinion