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Ilya Spivak

Head Strategist, APAC

Expertise: Fundamental analysis, economic and market themes.

At DailyFX Since: 2008

Trading Style

  • Analytical Profile: Technical and Fundamental
  • Time Frame: Long-Term (Over 2 Weeks)
  • Type: Position

Can we guess your trading personality?

Experience

  • Over 15 years of experience applying a global macro approach to trading currencies
  • Focused on market analysis and strategy since 2008 after 3 years across FX sales roles
  • Work is regularly cited in Reuters, Bloomberg and other top financial media outlets
  • Headlined trading conferences and expos in the US and across the Asia Pacific region

Education

  • Dual BA degree cum laude in Economics and International Relations from the University of California, Davis

Most Important Trading Lesson Learned

“I come back time and again to this simple observation by Yra Harris: ‘If you’re right at the wrong time, you’re wrong.’ Its diligent application as a lens through which to view all market analysis and trading decisions has been a bedrock of my strategy for avoiding the common pitfalls that make profitability elusive for investors.”

Recent tweets

IlyaSpivak Sep 17, 2021
While the #AUDUSD downtrend seems to have tentatively resumed already, the reasons for it to continue that are described here still look valid https://t.co/4i8LAW2ISz
IlyaSpivak Sep 17, 2021
Looking at the moves in the #DollarIndex and #gold in the days after US CPI this week, @tastytradeRyan, @victorJ0NES and I were on to something here... Bring on #FOMC! https://t.co/msk67privX
IlyaSpivak Sep 17, 2021
Copper prices eye key support to resume downtrend - #HG1! chart https://t.co/r1drGpDlGK
IlyaSpivak Sep 15, 2021
Crude Oil Prices Struggle to Make Good on Supportive Backdrop - https://www.dailyfx.com/forex/fundamental/daily_briefing/daily_pieces/commodities/2021/09/15/Crude-Oil-Prices-Struggle-to-Make-Good-on-Supportive-Backdrop.html?CHID=9&QPID=917708&utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=Spivak&utm_campaign=twr #OOTT #oil https://t.co/f98BX4pymm
2021-09-15 08:58:43
IlyaSpivak Sep 14, 2021
Gold Prices May Drop as US CPI Drives Fed Outlook Speculation - https://www.dailyfx.com/forex/fundamental/daily_briefing/daily_pieces/commodities/2021/09/14/Gold-Prices-May-Drop-as-US-CPI-Drives-Fed-Outlook-Speculation.html?CHID=9&QPID=917708&utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=Spivak&utm_campaign=twr #XAUUSD #gold #CPI #Fed https://t.co/1TjMe1g8Rx
2021-09-14 07:36:59
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