MarketPulse Team Wins FXStreet’s Best Sell Side Analysis 2014 Award

MarketPulse, a global macroeconomic analysis news site that provides timely information on economic trends, technical analysis, and worldwide events impacting multiple financial asset classes announces today that it has been named ‘Best Sell Side Analysis Contributor’ by the readers of FXStreet in the outlet’s Forex Best Awards 2014.

“The MarketPulse team is honored to have won the Best Sell-Side Analysis Contributor for FXStreet’s Forex Best Awards 2014. We’d like to give a big thanks to all who voted, including our devoted readership,” said Dean Popplewell, Director of Currency Analysis and Research, OANDA. “We will continue to offer full-time coverage of the world’s largest financial markets, including major macroeconomic trends, technical analysis, and global events to support investors in their trading decisions.” features a global team of securities analysts and strategists at OANDA, who publish insightful research and commentary that features extensive coverage of forex, commodities, and stock market indices. In addition to providing up-to-the-moment global currency, securities, and commodities news, the paywall-free site also serves up insight into short- and long-term financial market trends.

“OANDA’s MarketPulse team have been contributors on FXStreet for many years now. The popular vote and professional jury both agreed that the team provided the best analysis in the Sell-Side type of company in 2013,” said Carolina May, CEO of FXStreet. “I want to congratulate them for this audience recognition and encourage them to keep up the good work!”

FXStreet is the leading Forex information website and these are the fourth edition of the Forex Best Awards that honor the best analysis, educational content and contributors on its website. The nominees of the ten categories – a total of over 40 different contributors – were selected by the FXStreet Content team for their quality and popularity on the website. The jury is made of members of the FXStreet Experts team and of professionals from other companies, with different backgrounds.

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Alfonso Esparza

Alfonso Esparza

Senior Currency Analyst at Market Pulse
Alfonso Esparza specializes in macro forex strategies for North American and major currency pairs. Upon joining OANDA in 2007, Alfonso Esparza established the MarketPulseFX blog and he has since written extensively about central banks and global economic and political trends. Alfonso has also worked as a professional currency trader focused on North America and emerging markets. He has been published by The MarketWatch, Reuters, the Wall Street Journal and The Globe and Mail, and he also appears regularly as a guest commentator on networks including Bloomberg and BNN. He holds a finance degree from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM) and an MBA with a specialization on financial engineering and marketing from the University of Toronto.
Alfonso Esparza