Market Pulse

Established in 2006, MarketPulse is a free news site that provides full-time coverage of the world's largest financial markets, focusing on forex, commodities, and global indices research and analysis. Armed with a global team of securities analysts and strategists, Market Pulse provides timely, accurate, and informative research on major macroeconomic trends, technical analysis, and worldwide events that impact different asset classes and investors.

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Authors

Alfonso Esparaza

Alfonso Esparza, the Senior Currency Analyst at Market Pulse, specializes in macro forex strategies for North American and major currency pairs. Upon joining OANDA in 2007, he established the MarketPulseFX blog and he has since written extensively about central banks and global economic and political trends. Alfonso has also worked as a professional currency trader focused on North America and emerging markets. He holds a finance degree from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM) and an MBA with a specialization on financial engineering and marketing from the University of Toronto.

Kenny Fisher

Kenny Fisher joined OANDA in 2012 as a Currency Analyst. Kenny writes a daily column about current economic and political developments affecting the major currency pairs, with a focus on fundamental analysis. Kenny began his career in forex at Bendix Foreign Exchange in Toronto, where he worked as a Corporate Account Manager for over seven years.

Craig Erlam

Based in London, England, Craig Erlam joined OANDA in 2015 as a Market Analyst. With more than five years' experience as a financial market analyst and trader, he focuses on both fundamental and technical analysis while conducting macroeconomic commentary. He has been published by The Financial Times, Reuters, the BBC and The Telegraph, and he also appears regularly as a guest commentator on Bloomberg TV, CNBC, FOX Business and BNN. Craig holds a full membership to the Society of Technical Analysts and he is recognized as a Certified Financial Technician by the International Federation of Technical Analysts.

Awards & Publications

Best Sell-Side Analysis Contributor FXStreet February 2014

Latest Articles

Daily Markets Broadcast 2019-08-21

Daily Markets Broadcast 2019-08-21 Stocks rebound is short-lived The Wall Street rebound came to a halt yesterday after a three-day rally as lower yields pressured the financial sector. European shares slid after Italian PM Conte announced his resi...

The Korelin Economics Report with OANDA discussing US markets, the upcoming Jackson Hole meeting and G7 summit

Ed Moya, Senior Market Analyst at OANDA joins Cory Fleck to share his thoughts on the US markets and all the recession fears that are on investors minds. Most importantly for this week we look ahead to major events that could drive markets, these i...

US Dollar Retreats Awaiting FOMC Minutes

The US dollar fell across the board against major pairs on Tuesday ahead of the central bank summit hosted by the Fed. The U.S. Federal Reserve will be releasing the minutes from the July Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting where it cut the...

Dow falls for the first time in four days

Stocks slipped on Tuesday as investors digested a sharp rebound from a strong sell-off last week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded 50 points lower, or 0.2%. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite pulled back 0.3% and 0.2%, respectively. The Dow was...

Oil price rally takes a breather after Monday’s big gains

Oil futures retreated on Tuesday, with crude prices pausing after a sharp run-up in the previous session that had been partly fueled by reports that Yemen’s Houthi rebels launched a drone attack over the weekend on one of Saudi Arabia’s largest ...