Contributors

CFDTrading relies on a team of writers, both public-facing and pseudonymous, to provide coverage of the world’s financial markets throughout the day. Learn more about the contributors below.


Simit Patel
Simit Patel is a currency trader with decades of experience in the world’s financial markets. He combines price action analysis with macroeconomics to make trading decisions, typically on the basis of daily or weekly timeframes.

Russell Shor
Based out of South Africa, Russell holds a Certified Financial Technician and Master of Financial Technical Analysis qualifications from the International Federation of Technical Analysts (IFTA). He is a full member of the Society of Technical Analysts in the United Kingdom.

Brian Wildner
Born and raised in Central New York Fingerlakes region, Brian graduated from Cornell University with a Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering degree. In the early 2000s, Brian co-founded an internet development and hosting firm, designing, building, and optimizing websites for a variety of clients. By 2010, he joined FactSet Research Systems, starting out as a technology/telecommunications research analyst, gathering fundamental data and insights on the publicly traded companies in these markets. Within a year, Brian was managing the US research team for FactSet’s Revere Data division, eventually being responsible for overall data quality and managing teams in the US and the Philippines. In his free time, Brian has also developed several Android based applications and continues to expand his knowledge in the application development field.

Interested in Joining Our Team?

CFDTrading is always looking for traders with interesting insights to share. If you have a perspective on the market you’d like to share with other traders, feel free to contact us to arrange for an article submission.