Meet Jordi, FXStreet’s Analysis Manager

Today it’s time to interview one of the guys of our Content department. We want to present you Jordi, FXStreet’s Analysis Manager, who is in charge of publication, creation and management of reports published by external Contributors and FXStreet analysts. Discover how is for him working at FXStreet as a finance journalist and his big love for NBA and the American culture.

Jordi at work

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My day starts with a quick look at my email and at our Analysis feed. This allows me to settle in before we have a short stand-up meeting within the Content team where we track the main topics of the day. It is a useful meeting that gets us ready to cover all the action going in markets. My job consists on optimizing the articles that we publish in our Analysis section: this means reading and curating a lot of content everyday. Besides, I’m also in charge of the Trading Positions and Forecast Poll tools, which involves checking a decent amount of data too.  Continue reading Meet Jordi, FXStreet’s Analysis Manager

Meet Marina, FXStreet’s Designer

Today it’s time to interview our FXStreet’s Designer. We want to present you Marina, who is in charge of generating creative materials responding effectively and timely to the needs of the IT department. Marina has a cheerful attitude and loves music more than anything. Discover how is for her working at FXStreet and how music became Marina’s heartbeat.

Marina at work

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When I arrive at the office I turn on the computer and I check the emails. I have breakfast in front of it and I drink a hot tea. Then, I look what tasks I have to do and the priority of them. Sometimes I go to several meetings but not every day. Each day is different because I design a lot of things: for social media, FXStreet campaigns, for our partners, videos, photography, web design, newsletters and so on. So every day is a new day 🙂   Continue reading Meet Marina, FXStreet’s Designer

Meet Mauricio, FXStreet’s Live Video Manager

While we’re headquartered in Barcelona, our website wouldn’t be the same without its 30 co-workers around the world who help to cover the markets 24/5 in different languages. Today it’s time to interview one of our international team members. We want to introduce you Mauricio Carrillo who is the Manager of the Live Video and online TV channel project for FXStreet. Carrillo explains to us how working at FXStreet is for him.

Mauricio at work

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When I am in Florida, like now, I start my day walking around my neighborhood with a cup of coffee early in the morning. Also, I read the news on my cell phone while I’m watching the views. Then, I come to my desk to check emails for urgent issues and to watch the videos we did overnight. Usually, I have to deal with external speakers to find different ways to improve our videos, to create new shows and to plan the coverage that we will have in the near future.  Continue reading Meet Mauricio, FXStreet’s Live Video Manager

FXStreet’s Youtube Channel, above 2 million views!

Today we ha56ve great news to share with you. FXStreet’s Youtube Channel just reached 2 million views! This is a great number to celebrate and it wouldn’t be possible without our users. For that reason, we want to give you a huge thank you for making it possible!

Our Youtube channel was born in 2009 but in fact, it was in August 2015 when our ambitious project of uploading non-payment videos found its way to becoming possible.  Continue reading FXStreet’s Youtube Channel, above 2 million views!

Meet Tomàs, FXStreet’s Contributor Accounts Manager

Today it’s time to interview one of the guys of our Content department. We want to present you Tomàs, FXStreet’s Contributors Account Manager, who is in charge of contacting contributors to arrange collaborations while he manages their profiles. Tomàs has always a positive attitude, loves soccer and his motto is to do what you really love in life. What is more, and it might surprise you, discover how the Disney movie “Frozen” impacted his life.

Tomàs at work

How does a day inDSC_0496 the life of the Contributor Accounts Manager at FXStreet look?

My workday begins in a stand-up meeting where we discuss the issues of the day. My daily goals are to fulfill contributors in everything they need, manage their profiles to be always up to date and to look for talent that meets requests from publishers.

You have recently joined FXStreet’s team, what do you like best about your job?

The fantastic atmosphere in the team and the motivation for doing the best job possible. It makes the energy flow and makes me feel really good.  Continue reading Meet Tomàs, FXStreet’s Contributor Accounts Manager

FXStreet advances you the next market movements

Even if you’re at the beach or having a mountain escape surrounded by fresh air, at FXStreet we’re always looking forward to providing you the best information to keep trading while you’re on your holiday. This time, the best Forex experts want to help you to have a global vision of the upcoming events that will take place in the next six months.

Do you want to be the first one to know what directions may follow financial markets? Keep on reading and check the five exclusive previews by Valeria Bednarik, Haresh Menghani, Dhwani Mehta and Omkar Godbole.

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FXStreet predicted BoE’s rate cut before it happened

At FXStreet one of our values is that we want our readers to have a clear view of the market. As a Forex source, our mission is to offer the best objective information covering global markets 24/5.

For BoE’s coverage, we provided news, analysis, opinion pieces and special live videos on real-time. And since 2015, we anticipated BoE’s rate cut movement before it happened. It was yesterday when the Bank of England decided to cut rates from 0,50% to 0,25% with a surprising unanimously 9 – 0 votes in favor of a rate cut.

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Meet Felipe, FXStreet’s U.S Session Manager

While we’re headquartered in Barcelona, our website wouldn’t be the same without its 30 co-workers around the world who help to cover the markets 24/5 in different languages. Today we want to introduce you one of our international members. Felipe Erazo is a global journalist from Colombia but nowadays he lives in Chile. Erazo loves financial markets, wrestling and traveling. Meet Felipe, a great member of our international 60-people staff.

Felipe at work

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How does a day in the life of a member of FXStreet U.S team look?

After drinking my daily dose of caffeine, I check my email 30 minutes before I start my workday because I like to be up to date in recent events just before I’m in charge of the US Session at FXStreet. When I’m working, I check that all the site content is updated and that there isn’t any technical mistake to guarantee a pleasurable experience to our users.

Usually, the American Session is calm, except when Janet Yellen speaks or when unexpected macroeconomic events take place, but the best of all is that I have always by my side a great team of News Editors aware of any event, which makes my daily routine a unique experience.  Continue reading Meet Felipe, FXStreet’s U.S Session Manager

Finance Feeds: Q&A Sessions with Carolina May, CEO of FXStreet

Our CEO Carolina May has been interviewed by Finance Feeds in a series about Industry Influencers.carol

Carolina explains how she started her journey from the Marketing department to CEO of the company, what she thinks about the role of women in the financial industry and how new tools and new products might improve user’s experience at FXStreet.

When Carolina was asked to confess the biggest challenge at FXStreet, she confessed that “we are still growing, innovating, constantly evolving to suit our customer’s needs. FXStreet will continue to lead from the front. That is mission”.

An enjoyable interview to read if you want to know a bit better our CEO!

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Meet Olga, FXStreet’s Administration Assistant

After talking with our office staff of Marketing, Content, Overseas, IT and Sales departments, the day has arrived to interview one of our Administration members. Assistant at the administration department of the company, Olga is the first person you see when you arrive at the office in the morning because she is also in charge of reception on FXStreet headquarters. She always greets you with a smile and a cheerful attitude.  

Olga at work

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How does a day in the life of the Administration Assistant at FXStreet look?

I arrive at the office at eight o‘clock. I take off the answering machine and I open my email’s inbox. Then, I do all the tasks derived from it. After that, and depending of the day, I prepare some invoices, update some documents, claim for payments…

As the main responsible at reception, do you prefer to greet visitors or to answer telephone calls?

There’s not a high volume of visitors or phone calls. My contact with them is very brief because I’m just an intermediate between them and someone at the office. Anyway, I think the personal contact is always the best option to assist clients.  Continue reading Meet Olga, FXStreet’s Administration Assistant