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: USD, GBP, TRY, CHF and JPY

In this week’s edition, we discuss the dollar’s latest big gains following this week’s central bank meetings, among other things.

Research

Nothing changes for gold, stocks as yields resume higher

Bearish trend persist for indices and metals as investors watch yields continue to rise following a flurry of central bank action this week.

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USD/JPY dives but is government intervention effective?

Is the BoJ undoing the government’s attempt to shore up the yen?

FTSE rises but global stocks set to remain undermined

The slightly firmer tone is in an overall bearish macro environment, with focus on Fed, BoE and other central bank meetings this week

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September 21, 2022 01:22 PM
Research

Stocks, bonds, cryptos and gold struggle as yields press higher

All the attention is on Wednesday’s FOMC interest rate decision.

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September 20, 2022 04:24 PM
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Technical Tuesday: S&P, gold, USD/CAD and AUD/NZD

In this week’s edition, we are getting technical on S&P 500, gold, USD/CAD and AUD/NZD

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Stocks, cryptos and metal plunge

Rising interest rate expectations and fears over recession continue to weigh on sentiment

Gold breaks down

In an environment of rising interest rates around the world, investors continue to dislike assets that have little or no yield

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GBP/USD testing key level as UK and US inflation remain hot

Are we going to see the cable go back down again?

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September 14, 2022 05:30 PM

DAX: Stocks still reeling after CPI bombshell

After such a big decline, dip buyers will likely be very nimble.

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September 14, 2022 12:45 PM
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US Dollar retreats further ahead of US CPI

Barring a very low print, today’s CPI report is unlikely to significantly impact expectations around Fed tightening.

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September 13, 2022 11:47 AM