Many involved with the financial markets, like analysts, traders, fund managers, etc, are very talented in a lot of things. In this video, Reuters ranked top Currency Analyst Ashraf Laidi of CMC Markets shows off his soccer ball handling skills. Ashraf calls this “Ashraf Laidi taking off a break from the market and reminiscing of a career that could have been.” Can you count how many kicks Ashraf does in this video?!
About: Ashraf Laidi, creator of the first 24-hour Forex portal now helps you deconstruct the complexities of intermarket flows and risk appetite, as well as gain a better read on central bank policy and the implications for currency markets, with a unique synthesis of fundamental and technical analysis. He's the author of "Currency Trading and Intermarket Analysis." Currently chief foreign exchange strategist at CMC Markets, where he oversees the analysis and forecasting functions of G-10 currency pairs as well as decisions and trends of the major global central banks. His FX analysis has received world-wide wide acclaim for more than a decade, centering on G10 currencies and economies. His currency forecasts frequently placed Number 1 in FXWeek's Currency Forecasting since 2006.