Fawad Razaqzada

Fawad Razaqzada

Fawad Razaqzada

Market Analyst

Fawad is an experienced analyst, trade educator and economist. He produces research and analysis content using his vast knowledge of the global economy and financial markets, which he has acquired over the past 12 years in the industry. Fawad specialises in forex, equity indices and commodity markets, utilising a combination of fundamental and technical analysis to provide actionable trade ideas and to anticipate potential market moves. His macro comments are regularly quoted by the leading financial publications such as Reuters and Market Watch.

Fawad’s aim of providing analysis and trading education is to help shorten the learning curves of developing traders. Over the years, Fawad has provided analysis services for various analysis and trading sites and firms, including most recently at ThinkMarkets, where he was the Chief Market Strategist between 2020 and 2022. Prior to that, Fawad was a market analyst at FOREX.com, City Index and GFT for a combined period of 10 years.

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Forex Friday: EUR, CHF, JPY

In this week’s edition, we discuss the euro amid recession worries and review the yen and franc after last week’s policy decisions from BoJ and SNB

June 24, 2022 01:41 PM

Poor PMIs underpin recession worries

This is the latest macro data to underscore worries about a sharp economic slowdown

Oil unlikely to hold rebound as recession fears intensify

A sharp slowdown in the global economy is now inevitable…

What’s driving the global markets right now?

Everything you need to know about the current economic and monetary policy environment, and what it all means for financial markets

UK CPI Preview

How hot was inflation in May?

What’s going on with gold?

the metal has been stuck around its 200 MA as traders digest conflicting macro factors.

June 21, 2022 11:12 AM

FX: Aftershocks of central bank bonanza

Despite the macro calendar being light, it could be a busy week for FX markets

June 20, 2022 05:43 PM

Commodities breaking lower as demand concerns intensify

Weakness in China, stagflation across the world and rising prices hurt demand

Yen in focus ahead of BoJ

As pressure mounts on BoJ to control yields, will we see a surprise policy response or perhaps government intervention?

BoE risks losing credibility after 25bp hike

The 25-basis-point hike was priced in but failure to surprise… is a surprise in this week of central bank surprises

BoE’s dilemma

A 25-basis-point hike is priced in, but will the BoE deliver a surprise?