Jasper Lawler


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Nationality: British

Website: https://lcg.com/uk/

Articles: 2


Jasper joined the market analyst team in the London office in 2016, and has accumulated over ten years' experience working in the financial markets.

He delivers regular commentary, seminars and webinars on market news, trading analysis, strategy and psychology. He is regularly interviewed by BBC News, Bloomberg, CNBC and Sky News, and has featured in The Times, Guardian and Daily Telegraph.

Before joining LCG, Jasper worked as a market analyst and as a market strategist at two other well-known broker-dealers in the City of London and on Wall Street.

He writes a widely-followed daily market wrap, plus commentaries on US, European and UK stock markets, FX and commodities. Jasper also hosts a weekly charting analysis webinar.

Jasper uses both technical and fundamental analysis. Fundamental analysis includes taking apart company earnings reports as well as reviewing economic data and the moves from central banks.

From a technical perspective he uses a systematic, trend following approach to trading. This typically involves a blend of price-action orientated trend and pattern analysis with the relative strength index (RSI) technical indicator to confirm changes in momentum.

He is qualified as a Chartered Market Technician (CMT) with the Market Technician Association, and has a degree in Finance and Economics.

List of Articles

How to Tell if a Trading Strategy Works

Jasper Lawler offers beginning traders simple advice on how to determine the effectiveness of a trading strategy.

31 Mar, 2017 in Trading Systems

Trading Breakouts vs Trading Pullbacks

Jasper Lawler discusses the much debated "breakouts versus pullback" trading approach.

12 May, 2017 in Technical Analysis

Volatility is Good for Trading

Jasper Lawler explains why volatility is good for profitable trading.

23 Mar, 2018 in Technical Analysis

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