Alfonso Esparza

Senior Market Analyst at OANDA
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Alfonso Esparza specialises in macro forex strategies for North American and major currency pairs. Having joined OANDA in 2007, he established the MarketPulse blog and has since written extensively about central banks and global economic and political trends.

Alfonso has also worked as a professional currency trader focused on the North America and emerging markets. He holds a finance degree from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education and an MBA with a specialisation on financial engineering and marketing from the University of Toronto. Based in Toronto, Alfonso is regularly quoted in leading publications such as Bloomberg, MSN, CNBC and The New York Times.

Alfonso Esparza se especializa en estrategias de macro forex para América del Norte y los principales pares de divisas. Tras unirse a OANDA en 2007, estableció el blog MarketPulse y desde entonces ha escrito extensamente sobre los bancos centrales y las tendencias económicas y políticas globales.

Alfonso también ha trabajado como operador de divisas profesional centrado en América del Norte y los mercados emergentes. Es licenciado en finanzas por el Instituto de Tecnología y Educación Superior de Monterrey y tiene un MBA con especialización en ingeniería financiera y mercadeo de la Universidad de Toronto. Con base en Toronto, Alfonso es citado regularmente en publicaciones líderes como Bloomberg, MSN, CNBC y The New York Times.

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