Matt Weller CFA, CMT

Matt Weller

Matt Weller CFA, CMT

Head of Market Research

Matt Weller is the Global Head of Market Research for and City Index. Matt produces regular research reports and videos on the forex, equity, and commodity markets. In his research, Matt utilises a fusion of fundamental, technical, and sentiment analysis to anticipate potential market moves.

In addition to his regular research reports, he has discovered a passion for teaching others about trading and has conducted over 1,300 educational webinars on different aspects of trading and trading psychology.

His analysis is regularly featured in the Financial Times, Reuters, MarketWatch, and the Wall Street Journal. Matt holds both his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Chartered Market Technician (CMT) charters.

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GBP/USD freefall: Where will it stop?

The 1985 low in the 1.0500 area could beckon in due time, but given the deeply oversold reading on the 14-day RSI, we would expect a short-covering bounce before then...

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September 23, 2022 12:06 PM
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FOMC meeting instant reaction: Not even a whisper of a pivot yet

Even looking out just until the end of this year, Fed members are projecting another 125bps of rate hikes...

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September 21, 2022 03:25 PM

GBP/USD: Why pound parity (1.00) is a potentially plausible prospect

The eerie similarities to the mid-1980s hint that GBP/USD could fall toward parity (1.00) in the coming quarters...

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September 20, 2022 09:48 AM
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FOMC meeting preview: 100bps unlikely, but longer rate hike path in play

In our view, the possibility of a 100bps rate hike is overblown...but that doesn't mean the Fed won't come off as hawkish.

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September 19, 2022 03:25 PM

US retail sales preview: Will falling gas prices help or hurt retail sales?

The most salient change for US consumers in August was a steep, double-digit decline in gasoline prices...

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September 14, 2022 11:26 AM

US CPI preview: Inflation could fall to 8%, but the Fed isn’t slowing down yet

To the downside, the first key support level to watch on USD/JPY will be 139.50, where prices topped out back in July...

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September 9, 2022 03:21 PM
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USD/JPY at 24-year highs: More to come?

The stark central bank policy divergence between the Fed and BOJ is an easy story for traders to grasp onto...

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September 6, 2022 10:48 AM
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NFP preview: Will the jobs report seal a 75bps hike from the Fed?

With some ambiguity about the Fed’s imminent policy decision still lingering, this month’s jobs report will be critical...

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September 1, 2022 10:22 AM
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Crude oil: WTI reversing yesterday’s surge, OPEC+ on tap next week

With most producers already operating at or above capacity and growing signs that the global economy may be slowing, some reduction of supply is looking increasingly likely in the coming months...

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August 30, 2022 10:42 AM

Instant insight: Powell “forceful” in fighting inflation at Jackson Hole

Mr. Powell clearly hit a hawkish note, emphasizing the importance of leaving policy tight until inflation was thoroughly licked.

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August 26, 2022 10:53 AM
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Index in focus: Nasdaq 100 summer recovery at risk

Our traders are expecting a bounce in the index on balance - Will they be correct in their bias?