Alfonso Esparza

Senior Market Analyst, OANDA
Alfonso Esparza specializes in macro forex strategies for North American and major currency pairs. Upon joining OANDA in 2007, he 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 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.

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Craig Erlam

Senior Market Analyst, OANDA
Based in London, England, Craig Erlam joined OANDA in 2015 as a Market Analyst. With years’ of experience as a financial market analyst and trader, he focuses on both fundamental and technical analysis while conducting macroeconomic commentary. He has been published by The Financial Times, Reuters, the BBC and The Telegraph, and he also appears regularly as a guest commentator on Bloomberg TV, CNBC, FOX Business and BNN. Craig holds a full membership to the Society of Technical Analysts and he is recognized as a Certified Financial Technician by the International Federation of Technical Analysts.

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Ed Moya

Senior Market Analyst, OANDA
With more than 20 years’ trading experience, Ed Moya is a market analyst with OANDA, producing up-to-the-minute fundamental analysis of geo-political events and monetary policies in the US, Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. Most recently he worked with TradeTheNews, where he provided market analysis on economic data and corporate news. Based in New York, Ed is a regular guest on several major financial television networks including BNN, CNBC, Fox Business, and Bloomberg. He is often quoted in leading print and online publications such as the Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post. He holds a BA in Economics from Rutgers University.

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Jeffrey Halley

Senior Market Analyst, Asia Pacific, OANDA
With more than 30 years of FX experience – from spot/margin trading and NDFs through to currency options and futures – Jeffrey Halley is OANDA’s senior market analyst for Asia Pacific, responsible for providing timely and relevant macro analysis covering a wide range of asset classes. He was born in New Zealand and holds an MBA from the Cass Business School. A highly sought-after analyst based in Singapore, he has appeared on a wide range of global news channels such as Bloomberg, BBC, Reuters, CNBC, MSN, Sky TV, Channel News Asia and the New York Times, among others.

Andrew Robinson

Senior Market Analyst, OANDA
A seasoned professional with more than 30 years’ experience in foreign exchange, interest rates and commodities, Andrew Robinson is a senior market analyst with OANDA, responsible for providing timely and relevant market commentary and live market analysis throughout the Asia-Pacific region. Having previously worked in Europe, since moving to Singapore he worked with several leading institutions including Bloomberg, Saxo Capital Markets and Informa Global Markets, proving FX strategies based on a combination of technical and fundamental analysis as well as market flow information. Andrew began his career as an FX dealer with NatWest and the Royal Bank of Scotland in the UK.

Ko Sato

Market Analyst, OANDA
Based in Tokyo, Japan, Ko Sato joined OANDA as a Trader in December 2010. With more than 10 years’ experience trading currencies, options, futures and other derivatives, he joined the MarketPulse team in November 2012. Ko writes both technical- and fundamental-based reports on various securities for MarketPulse’s Japanese website. He is a certified member of the Nippon Technical Analysts Association.