2017 has seen Cryptocurrencies experience explosive growth. Once considered something of a lottery ticket, several of the digital currencies have become legitimate assets for trading portfolios. But what exactly are Cryptocurrencies, how do they work, and how could you trade them? Find out with this special edition Masterclass and learn how to take advantage of the volatility.
Ashraf is an independent strategist, trader and founder of Intermarket Strategy Ltd and author of "Currency Trading & Intermarket Analysis". He focuses on foreign exchange and global macro developments pertaining to central bank policies, sovereign debt and intermarket dynamics. His insights on currencies and commodities won him several #1 rankings with FXWeek and Reuters, whilst his highly engaging style makes him a very popular speaker.
David Cheetham is the Chief Market Analyst at XTB UK who began his career trading Brent futures on a prop desk. David took the job after completing an MSc in Banking and Finance at Newcastle University. After initially trading Brent futures, he quickly expanded to cover WTI and some fixed income markets. After two years he branched out and started trading for himself, covering a wider range of assets including indices and FX whilst maintaining his core focus on Oil. David now has 5 years' trading experience and actively trades most asset classes. Whilst his approach is predominantly technical, he is well aware of fundamental drivers impacting markets and uses a combination of both when selecting his trades. David is currently working towards his CFA accreditation having passed his level 1 exam in December 2014.
Phil is the Co-founder and Director of The Gold & Silver Club, an international Commodities Trading, Research and Advisory Group specializing in the Precious Metals, Energies and Agricultural markets.
Phil heads up the Groups Commodities Training business working with private retail and institutional clients across the world.
Phil has over 10 years Commodities Trading and Portfolio Management experience with in-depth knowledge of the Precious Metals, Energies and Agricultural markets. Phil’s opinions on the markets are routinely sought by major financial television channels and he regulars speaks at International Trading Summits, Conferences and Workshops.
Forex and CFDs are leveraged products and can result in losses that exceed your deposits. They may not be suitable for everyone, so please ensure you fully understand all of the risks.
Forex and CFDs are leveraged products and can result in losses that exceed your deposits. Please ensure you fully understand all of the risks.
Losses can exceed deposits