Ashraf Laidi

Keep informed with the expert opinion of City Index’s Chief Global Strategist, Ashraf Laidi. Gain access to his in depth knowledge of the FX markets, macro economics and central bank policies. This page will be updated multiple times throughout the week.

Crude oil below $90?

August 28, 2014 6:40 pm by

The combination of weaker growth in China and Europe as well as deeper cuts in refinery runs related to seasonal maintenance has led to a […]

GBP/USD: Go long or go short?

August 20, 2014 4:43 pm by

GBP/USD is set to post its second monthly consecutive decline, the longest long streak since Jan-Feb 2013. Slowing wage growth has played a major role […]

Soft CPI Eases BoE’s Task

August 19, 2014 11:41 am by

Falling oil prices and a strong sterling were partly to blame for the renewed slowdown in UK inflation, as consumer prices slowed to 1.6% y/y […]