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Over 20 years working in the markets, Chris has run his own market analysis firm, created a leading technical application for Bloomberg and held various positions on the institutional buy and sell side - both in London and Tokyo.  

His experience has been exclusively with institutional investors and includes working as a hedge fund analyst and trader for a Japanese Long Short strategy; broking global Special Sits and Japanese equities to hedge fund clients; and building a successful technical analysis service focusing on macro and Asian equities.  He has taught a class for the Society of Technical Analysts (STA) and spoken on Hurst cycles at the International Federation of Technical Analysts (IFTA) conference.

Chris holds the Chartered Market Technician designation and is the author of Mastering Hurst Cycle Analysis (Harriman House, 2011), which is now required reading for the CMT course.  He speaks fluent Japanese, studies Brazilian Jiu-jitsu, is a keen outdoorsman and a proficient cellist.   Chris currently lives by the beach in the Gower Peninsula in Wales. He is thinking about buying a dog.

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