In line with our commitment to deliver world-class trading education to the financial industry, FXTM was proud to be a part of the Middle East Investment Conference (MEIC) in Abu Dhabi on Thursday, 23 February, 2017.
Hussein Al Sayed, FXTM’s Chief Market Strategist and CNBC Arabia Anchor, was a special guest and speaker at the event, delivering an insightful presentation entitled “Currency War: Is it over, or is it the next big financial crisis?”
Highlights of Sayed’s presentation included:
- The historical nature of currency wars, and the benefits they can bring.
- The cold currency war after the 2008 financial crisis in the US.
- The role of central banks during competitive devaluation of currencies.
- The consequences of a currency war in the Trump era.
The 8th edition of MEIC was hosted by CFA Society Emirates at the Abu Dhabi Global Market Building, and brought together prominent leaders from all areas of the financial industry.
The day before the event, on 22 February, Mr. Sayed was a radio guest on Dubai Eye’s Business Breakfast show, where he discussed his forthcoming MEIC presentation.