Authors

Kathy

KATHY LIEN is Director of Currency Research for GFT and FX360.com. She also runs an FX Signal Service BKForex Advisor, with Boris Schlossberg – one of the few investment advisory letters focusing strictly on the 3 Trillion/day FX market.

Kathy is a “Trader First, Analyst Second.” She publishes both technical and fundamental research reports, market commentaries and trading strategies. A seasoned FX analyst and trader, Kathy has direct interbank experience. Prior to joining GFT, Kathy was the Chief Strategist of DailyFX.com and worked in JPMorgan Chase’s Cross Markets and Foreign Exchange Trading groups using both technical and fundamental analysis to trade FX spot and options. She also has experience trading a number of products outside of FX, including interest rate derivatives, bonds, equities and futures. She has taught seminars around the world on day and swing trading the currency market.

Kathy is also one of the authors of Investopedia’s Forex Education section and has written for Tradingmarkets.com, the Asia Times Online, Stocks & Commodities Magazine, MarketWatch, ActiveTrader Magazine, Currency Trader, Futures Magazine and SFO. She is frequently quoted by Bloomberg, Reuters, the Wall street Journal, and the International Herald Tribune and has appeared on CNN, CNBC, CBS and Bloomberg Radio. She has also been on a few episodes of Wall Street Warriors, hosted trader chats on EliteTrader, eSignal and FXStreet, sharing her expertise in both technical and fundamental analysis.

Kathy is also the author of the Little Book of Currency Trading and Day Trading and Swing Trading the Currency Market

Boris

BORIS SCHLOSSBERG serves as director of currency research at GFT, a world-leading provider of online currency trading services. Schlossberg is responsible for providing fundamental and technical analysis to the company’s global network of individual and institutional customers, as well as financial media outlets.

Prior to joining GFT, Mr. Schlossberg was a senior currency strategist for Daily FX. His career on Wall Street began more than 20 years ago with Drexel Burnham Lambert and during that time, he has traded a variety of financial instruments, from equities and options to stock index futures and foreign exchange.

Mr. Schlossberg is a weekly contributor to CNBC’s Squawk Box and a regular commentator for Bloomberg radio and television. He also appears on CNBC Arabia and guest hosts on CNBC Europe. His daily currency research is widely quoted by Reuters, Dow Jones and Agence France Presse newswires and appears in numerous newspapers worldwide including Khaleej Times ad Gulf News. Mr. Schlossberg has written for SFO magazine, Active Trader and Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities. He is the author of Technical Analysis of the Currency Market from John Wiley and Sons (2006) and Millionaire Traders from John Wiley (2007).