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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

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GBP/USD’s Chart May Be Uglier Than Brexit Infighting
With May presently in Brussels negotiating with EU policymakers, the postponed “meaningful vote” is now slated to be held in the New Year, sometime before January 21.
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Brexit Update: EUR/GBP Surges As May Pulls Vote
EUR/GBP has exploded back through the 0.9000 handle and is within striking distance of its 15-month high near 0.9100.
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NFP Recap: All Systems Go For A December Fed Hike, Despite Slight Miss
For seemingly the first time in months, today’s US jobs report had at least a little potential to influence the imminent Federal Reserve interest rate decision.
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Oil Dumps Back Toward $50 As OPEC Punts Production Decision
Technically speaking, WTI has erased almost all its one-week 10% rally off the lows and is poised to retest the psychologically significant $50/barrel level again.
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USD/CAD Blasts Off To 18-Month Highs On BOC, OPEC On Tap
Despite US stock and bond markets closed in honor of President George H. W. Bush’s passing, we’ve seen a surprising amount of volatility in the FX market.
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Dollar Index Holding Its Bullish Channel, But Causes For Concern Pile Up
For the moment, the dollar index remains within its 5-week range between roughly 96.00 and 97.50, but evidence is building that a bearish breakdown from that range is looking more likely than a bullish continuation.
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STOCKS I FOLLOW

CS Credit Suisse Group AG
DAX Recon Capital DAX Germany ETF
FXC CurrencyShares Canadian Dollar Trust
FXE Euro Currency Trust
FXY CurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust
GBBEF iPath GBP/USD Exchange Rate ETN
GDX Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF
JYNFF 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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#GBPUSD testing 1.2500 support on this https://t.co/ID2qCPPl32
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Technical View: #GBPUSD’s Chart May Be Uglier Than #Brexit Infighting - more
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Stocks up, rates up, oil up, USD down, gold flat = classic risk-on open to the US session - let's see if it holds throughout the day...

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Work Experience

Senior Market Analyst
FaraDay Research
May 2016 - Present (2 years 8 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

Education

Grand Valley State University
BBA
Finance and Accounting

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