Meet the Team
Global Research Team
Matt Weller, CFA, CMT Global Head of Market Research
Matt Weller is the Global Head of Market Research for FOREX.com and City Index. Matt produces regular research reports and videos on the forex, equity, and commodity markets. In his research, Matt utilizes 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 1300 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.
Fawad Razaqzada Technical Analyst
Fawad is FOREX.com’s technical analyst. He entered the FX market in early 2010. Having graduated from Brunel University with a degree in economics, and mentored by some of the industry’s leading experts, he has an excellent understanding of the fundamental drivers of the markets. But it is his unique ability to use technical analysis to try to predict price moves that has made him popular amongst his peers.
Fawad is regularly quoted in the leading financial publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Market Watch, FT and Associated Press, and was named an FXStreet Top 10 Contributor for Educational Articles, Reports & Economic Events in 2017. On a day-to-day basis, Fawad produces and delivers market commentary and research for FOREX.com, with an emphasis on technical analysis.
Kelvin Wong Chief Technical Strategist, Asia
Kelvin has over 12 years’ experience in providing market research and employs a combination of fundamental and technical analysis, specialising in utilising Elliot Wave and Fibonacci analysis. He has worked at leading research firms and hedge funds as an FX and equities analyst and was a senior equities and indices analyst at French research firm BBSP where he advised Asian hedge funds and international investment banks. Kelvin has a Certified Financial Technician (CFTe) award from the International Federation of Technical Analysts (IFTA) and is a member of the IFTA. He has conducted technical analysis seminars and training programmes for thousands of private traders in Singapore and Malaysia.
Ken Odeluga Market Analyst
Ken Odeluga has over 15 years' experience of reporting and analysing global financial markets. That includes more than a decade as a news editor at Dow Jones Newswires/WSJ.com, where he developed skills in fundamental equity and classical technical analysis. He has a passion for deciphering and explaining the increasing complexities of financial markets. He is frequently quoted in the press and regularly interviewed on radio and TV.
Matt Simpson Technical Analyst
Matt Simpson is a certified technical analyst who combines charts and fundamentals to generate trading themes. During his time with several brokerages, he’s been a regular guest on Bloomberg Radio and Sky News Business and frequently quoted by international news organisations including Reuters, CNBC and the Wall Street Journal. Drawing on his broad range of technical styles and experience in coaching other traders, Matt can hone-in on the most salient information to present concise views. As part of the trade recommendations team he developed expertise in strategy design and development, which he blends with his overall analytical framework.