Experienced Portfolio Manager | CFA and CMT Charterholder
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Matthew is a portfolio manager (US Equities and FX) at Faraday Research where he is responsible for the production and management of US Real Time Trader (large-cap US Equities) and US FX Daily (G10 currency pairs) products. Subscribers include some of the world's leading brokerages and ... more


The State Of Bitcoin And The Cryptoasset Market, Q3 2018
After peaking at a total market cap above $800B on January 7th, the crypto market has contracted precipitously, briefly falling below $200B earlier this week.
AUD/USD: Bearish Trend Still Dominates Ahead Of AU Jobs
Taking a step back, AUD/USD remains in the middle of its bearish channel.
US Dollar: Up, Up, And Away?
Looking ahead, the next level of resistance in the dollar index comes in closer to 98.00, where the 61.8% Fibonacci retracement of 2017’s big drop and the high from last June converge.
EC Gold Bugs Just Can’t Catch A Break
While there is a growing risk that the short gold trade is becoming overly crowded, the price action shows no sign of reversing yet.
S&P 500 Near January Peak As Record-Setting Earnings Season Winds Down
When evaluating the health of a market, it can also be useful to evaluate investors’ sentiment, not just the raw economic results of the companies.
EUR/USD Slices Through Support, Bears To Target 1.12 Next?
EUR/USD has broken down to fresh yearly lows amidst concerns about exposure to Turkey.


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DAX Recon Capital DAX Germany ETF
ERO iPathSM EUR/USD Exchange Rate ETNs
FXC CurrencyShares Canadian Dollar Trust
FXE Euro Currency Trust
FXY CurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust
GBB iPathSM GBP/USD Exchange Rate ETN
GDX Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF
JYN iPathSM JPY/USD Exchange Rate ETN
TYX Treasury Yield 30 Years
UDN PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bearish Fund
UUP PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish Fund
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Work Experience

Senior Market Analyst
FaraDay Research
May 2016 - Present (2 years 4 months)

Responsible for the production and management of US Real Time Trader and US FX Daily products. Subscribers include some of the world's leading brokerages and traders.
- Identify short-term trading opportunities in individual stocks, ETFs, and forex markets using fundamental and technical analysis
- Produce market commentary for Faraday clients, Faraday sales team, and media
- Create marketing material, including weekly stock sector and forex market reports

Gain Capital
Senior Market Analyst
October 2013 - March 2016 (2 years 6 months)

- Produce regular market analysis and strategy reports for clients and media on FOREX.com
- Coordinate and contribute to longer-form weekly and quarterly research reports
- Provide instant market analysis and coverage of news events on social media
- Give live presentations on trading at trade shows and seminars

Global Forex Trading
Technical Analyst
August 2011 - October 2013 (2 years 3 months)

- Write short-term trade recommendation articles for FX360.com (now FOREX.com) focusing on forex, indices, and commodities
- Conduct daily client trading webinars on various financial products
- Give live presentations on trading strategies and psychology at global trade shows 
- Represent my department on various internal committees and product development teams


Grand Valley State University
Finance and Accounting