Chief Currency Analyst
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Giles Coghlan is the Chief Currency Analyst at HYCM – an established global forex and CFD broker and part of the Henyep Capital Markets Group. With over 10 years’ experience in trading, Giles regularly conducts HYCM webinars, seminars, ... more


E Understanding Seasonal Trends In Times Of Volatility
Leaving contemporary events to one side, it is important for investors and traders to take note of seasonal trends that typically unfold at the beginning of the year. One of the most important is the price of gold.
E What Are We To Make Of The UK Economy At Present?
If 2020 has taught us anything, it is that investors and traders should not wholly rely on forecasts and projections when planning for the future.
E Brexit And The Pound – What’s The Latest And What Can We Expect?
Sterling would likely enjoy a significant rally if such a deal is reached, potentially reaching $1.35 if the UK is, in general, allowed the same single market access it enjoyed previously.
E How Are Investors Traversing The UK’s Transition Out Of Lockdown?
By far, the most popular asset class among investors at present is cash savings.
E 2020 Will Be A Record-setting Year For Gold
We know that gold is a safe haven asset. As a commodity in constant demand, it is able to hold its value well in times of market volatility.
E COVID-19 Should Be A Cause For Concern, Not Panic
Wealth managers often consider analogous situations to help predict what a new event might mean for the market. Comparing the current outbreak of COVID-19 to similar virus outbreaks offers some useful insight.


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COVID-19 Should Be A Cause For Concern, Not Panic
11 months ago

Yes, the 'too big to fail' mantra of the 2008/2009 crisis has now become the 'too many to fail'. If we get the shutdown dragging on for more than 2/3 months then we will have a fresh wave of panic. However, I would imagine that it will just result in more helicopter money being gifted. The worst case scenario is that we limp along for a year until we get a vaccine.

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Work Experience

Chief Currency Analyst
March 2019 - Present (2 years)

- Conducting daily analysis identifying strong and weak currencies for the European Session
- Conducting teaching seminars in Dubai around five times a year
- Monthly interview with CNBC Arabia on latest FX and commodity market news
- Writing educational articles for multiple FX news sites including FXStreet & Finance Magnates
- Providing actionable news content on key market moving events to 80,000+ subscribers
- Hosting weekly FX look ahead webinar

December 2018 - Present (2 years 3 months)

- One on one currency consultation for FX traders
- Currency projections for those involved in procurement.
- Tailor made tutoring available upon application, please message for your requirements


University of Wales Trinity Saint David
2010 / 2012
University of Birmingham
1998 / 2001