Peter Fay joins FP Markets as new Chief Market Analyst
Peter Fay has joined the FP Markets team as Chief Market Analyst. As a United States specialist Peter Fay is perfectly suited to assisting our clients to take advantage of the US Markets.
Peter is a graduate of the University of Sydney, completing a bachelor of Economics and Finance. He holds a graduate diploma in Applied Finance and also a diploma in Technical Analysis . He is a member of the Australian Technical Analysts Association and is currently undertaking a research paper to gain his Masters of Financial Technical Analysis from the International Federation of Technical Analysts.
Peter began his career in the back office of Westpac, soon moving up to the trading desk as a Junior FX trader. After just over 2 years at Westpac, he changed his career focus becoming a market maker and volatility trader with Saen Options, a Dutch trading firm. He spent 3 years in the Sydney office trading ASX single stock options, ADR and index arbitrage. He also had a 6 month secondment to the Netherlands where he traded a variety of derivatives on the European Exchanges.
For the past 7 years he has been dividing his time between Sydney and London and working with his own start up proprietary trading firm (Options, Futures and Equities Australia PTY LTD). Here he developed, implemented and adapted a variety of trading strategies over a range of products in Asian, European and U.S time zones. His particular focus was on value and momentum trading the SPI and Australian bonds in the European and U.S time zones. This involved both outright positions and spread trading with international markets.
Peter now runs the FP Markets Model Portfolio.