About FX Leaders
The FX Leaders Authors Team
To succeed in a competitive world of financial trading requires real in-depth understanding of the financial markets in many fields. The FX Leaders’ team of expert analysts have combined trading experience across all major financial markets including currencies, commodities, cryptocurrencies, and indices. They are committed to providing our members with expert trading insight and interpretation of technical and fundamental market factors. Join Skerdian, Rowan, Arslan, Eric, and Shain in their market-conquering journey today!
Skerdian Meta FXL’s Heading Analyst is a professional Forex trader and market analyst and has been actively engaged in market analysis for the past 10 years. Before becoming our leading analyst, Skerdian served as a trader and market analyst at Saxo Bank’s local branch, Aksioner.
Commodities & Indices Analyst
Arslan Butt is our Lead Commodities and Indices Analyst. Arslan is a professional market analyst and day trader. He holds an MBA in Behavioral Finance and is working towards his Ph.D. Before joining us Arslan served as a senior analyst at Harvest Topworth International (HTI).
Asian Desk Analyst
Rowan Crosby is a professional futures trader from Sydney, Australia. Rowan has extensive experience trading commodities, bonds and equity futures in the Asian, European and US markets. Rowan holds a BA of Finance and Economics and is focused on Investment Finance and Quantitative Analysis.
Market Analyst & Financial Writer
Shain Vernier has spent over 7 years in the market as a professional futures, options and forex trader. He holds a B.Sc. in Business Finance from the University of Montana. Shain’s career includes stretches with several proprietary trading firms in addition to actively managing his own accounts. Before joining FX Leaders.com, he worked as a market analyst and financial writer at Ayima.
Italian Market Analyst & Financial Writer
Donato Lucarelli is a futures trader who split his time between his two houses, in Bari, Italy, and Bali, Indonesia. Donato has a long experience in the field, in particular on indices, forex and commodities of the European and American markets. Donato successfully attended the Trading Academy in Milan and worked side by side with some of the greatest Italian traders of these days.
Asian & European Desks Financial Writer
Sophia is an experienced writer, reporter and newsdesk member, mostly on the financial sectors. For the past 5 years Sophia has covered a wide variety of topics such as the financial markets, economics, technology, fin-tech and trading. Sophia has been a part of the FX Leaders team since 2017 and works on producing valuable content and information for traders of all levels of experience.
Financial Writer & Editor – Asia & Europe Desk
Aiswarya Gopan is a former cybersecurity analyst, tech journalist and market researcher, who joins FX Leaders with over three years of experience in the blockchain industry. Aiswarya’s areas of focus include market news out of the Asian and European markets as well as news coverage on cryptocurrencies.
Financial Writer – European & US Desks
Timothy St John has more than a decade of experience in the freelance writing industry and has written for Business.com, Yahoo! Finance, and dozens of other websites. He is a self-published author and ghostwriter on nearly a dozen novels and self-help books.