CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in losses that exceed deposits. Please ensure you fully understand how CFDs work and what their risks are, and take care to manage your exposure. CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in losses that exceed deposits. Please ensure you fully understand how CFDs work and what their risks are, and take care to manage your exposure.

Martin Essex

Martin Essex is an Analyst at DailyFX, the partner brand of IG delivering leading forex trading news, charts, indicators and analysis.

Holding a degree in Mathematical Economics from the University of Essex, Martin has been writing about financial markets and the economy for some 40 years. Aside from his analyst work, he is a Member of the Society of Technical Analysts and has written a book on the bond markets.