Jim Langlands

Market Analyst, AxiTrader

Jim Langlands began his trading career in the commodities markets in London in 1976, before moving to Australia in 1979 to work at the Sydney Futures Exchange as a floor trader. 2 years later he moved into Foreign Exchange and has since worked in senior trading and management positions in various international financial centres. From 2011 Jim has applied his expertise and keen interest in the markets to technical and market analysis articles for AxiTrader.

Aside from FX, Jim also has an extensive knowledge of all the other asset classes traded in Financial Markets including Equities, Bonds and Commodities, as well as all the trading tools, including derivatives such as options, futures and CFDs.

Jim has a built a wide contact base in FX, having been employed by AML/Elders Finance, Wardley (HSBC), Bank of America, CBA, Macquarie Bank and Westpac in Sydney, Hong Kong and London during a career spanning 40 years.

Jim has used charts throughout his career and has in-depth understanding of all the major technical theories and methodologies; knowledge he shares in his daily writing.