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Hussein Sayed

Hussein Sayed

Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)

E-mail: info@forextime.com

Personal info

Hussein Al Sayed has nearly 14 years of experience in the Financial Markets. He is best known for his role as an anchor at CNBC Arabia hosting the popular evening show, Bursat Al Alam.

Prior to joining the broadcast network, Hussein spent several years working in the financial services sector as a dealer, trader and analyst covering equities, commodities, and foreign exchange markets.

Besides his role at CNBC Arabia, Hussein has most recently established himself as Chief Strategist Gulf & MENA for FXTM, one of the world's fastest growing online forex brokers – educating and delivering market research reports, helping traders making trading decisions.

The latest articles

Trump shifts from trade to currency war; Sterling in focus

17.04 @ 10:21 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
The strong performance of U.S. equities on Monday and better than expected Chinese GDP failed to inspire Asian markets today. Equity benchmarks in Tokyo were slightly lower along with China’s... Read more

Investors unmoved by Syria attack

16.04 @ 09:49 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Heading into the new trading week, investors across different asset classes feared that the U.S.-led strike on Syria would become the new catalyst to sell risk assets. However, Saturday’s... Read more

Xi Jinping provided equity bulls a much-needed boost

10.04 @ 09:52 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Appetite for risk bolstered Tuesday morning, as Chinese President Xi Jinping offered plans to further open up the second largest economy. Xi’s public speech at the Boao Forum came days after... Read more

Will the earnings season steal the spotlight from trade?

09.04 @ 10:11 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Friday’s steep declines in Wall Street driven by weak employment report and a war of words between U.S. & China seem to have been shrugged off in Asia trade. President Trump’s tweets... Read more

Currency traders unshaken by equity volatility

05.04 @ 10:01 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
“We are not in a trade war with China, that war was lost many years ago by the foolish, or incompetent, people who represented the U.S. Now we have a Trade Deficit of $500 Billion a year, with... Read more