For the love of Fintech, Finance and Trading

We are the premier independent real-time news source for the FX and CFD trading industry, fintech, and the wider finance community.

More than a website, FinanceFeeds is an instrumental resource for the industry, focused on technology, innovations, services, and thought leadership that helps drive our industry forward.

Our exclusive daily content provides vital information to business professionals, assisting them in identifying opportunities and making business decisions.

Our industry experience and wide range of resources, as well as our core values of transparency and trust, ensure that readers get a comprehensive digest of the most important current affairs in the financial services industry that can impact the bottom line, drive new innovations, and protect the business.

The team behind FinanceFeeds

Nikolai Isayev

Chief Operating Officer, Editor in Chief

Nikolai is a 14 year veteran of the FX industry having held a number of senior roles for GAIN Capital Group’s brand and most recently as COO with the Financial Commission, the world’s first independent external dispute resolution organization for Forex.

Having managed a business focused on transparency and trust, Nikolai brings a renewed focus on improvements to Finance Feeds that will help the industry continue to grow in the current challenging global environment.

Based “across the Pond” in New York City, he is responsible for managing the publication’s daily business and long-term strategy, while ensuring the same high-level of editorial excellence that Finance Feeds readers, clients and partners have come to expect.

Find Nikolai on LinkedIn, email [email protected] or phone +1 646 260 8067

Rick Steves

Managing Editor

Rick Steves has seen business and economics through many lenses. He joined the financial services industry in 2009 and has been a financial journalist since 2011. He holds a degree in Business Administration and has experience producing real-time news, from both buy-side and sell-side, as well as for retail traders, brokers and service providers. Steves’ work has appeared in a variety of online publications including FX Street, NewsBTC, FinanceFeeds, and The Industry Spread.

Rick has a great interest in the dynamics of the trading industry. The never-ending clash between technology, economics, regulation, and more importantly, the people.

Find Rick on LinkedIn or email [email protected]

Karthik Subramanian


Karthik N S is a veteran of the FX and crypto industry for over 2 decades. He combines a unique skill set of programming and writing which helps to give the readers a complete perspective of the matter being discussed. A combination of these skills has helped him to work closely with brokerages, liquidity providers and companies that build software tools for the FX and crypto industry.

This has helped him to get a unique perspective on how these industries work and over the years, the experience of having worked with major publications like FXSstreet, Finance Magnates, FXEmpire, etc has only helped him to develop his knowledge further. Now he spends most of his time trading for himself and for crypto-based hedge funds and writes about the industry in his spare time. He also consults with and helps them in their development of some major tools for the FX and blockchain industries.

Find Rick on LinkedIn or email [email protected]


Contributing Editors

As highly respected research and editorial entity for the electronic trading industry, FinanceFeeds takes a pride in regularly welcoming senior business leaders from the world’s most esteemed companies as well as our regular contributing editors, to express their perspectives and discuss detailed matters via guest editorials, however, the views and opinions expressed in all guest editorials are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of any division of FinanceFeeds or its editorial staff.

Andrew Saks

Head of Research and Analysis at ETX Capital

With 29 years of experience in the financial technology sector, Andrew is a prominent international figure within the FX industry.

His detailed research in editorial and televised form is often the central point of information for executives within all sectors of the global FX business.

Andrew has a considerable edge over other industry reporters, as he is renowned for his reporting from within, travelling regularly, and maintaining personal contact with all industry professionals to provide information and detail directly from the source itself.

natalia-hunikNatallia Hunik

Global Head of Sales, Advanced Markets & Fortex

Natallia is a recognized industry leader in the development of international business and creating and leading high performing FX sales teams with more than 8 years’ experience in the field.

Natallia is responsible for spearheading Advanced Markets’ global expansion efforts by cultivating business relationships with industry leaders around the globe.

Her reputation precedes her and the level of respect and confidence that she generates has been crucial to the growth and development of companies she had been with.

Prior to joining Advanced Markets and Fortex team, Natallia served in executive leadership role as Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing at Boston Technologies. She was responsible for growing the Boston startup into successful international company with industry-leading B2B sales team and offices in Japan, China, UK and South East Asia.

Natallia received her Degree in Finance from Suffolk University in Boston and Degree in Information Systems and Technologies from the Belorussian State University.

James Glyde

Online Trading and Fintech Product Specialist

Throughout his career, James has worn many hats and contributed to many interesting projects. Starting from cTrader, where he was the companies Chief Commercial Officer and later helping build numerous companies and products spanning wealth management platforms, futures exchanges, crypto exchanges, forex liquidity aggregation and price distribution platforms, payment management systems, and online banking platforms. 

We look to James for opinions, insights and the odd fact or two. As a personal interest project, James contributes to Finance Feeds on the fly and when his thoughts might be relevant or beneficial to our readers.

You can learn more about James from his LinkedIn profile

Rony Nehme (CFP)

Chief Market Analyst at SquaredFinancial

Rony has over twenty years of experience in financial planning and professional proprietary trading in the equity and currency markets.

Prior to joining SquaredFinancial, Rony educated and coached numerous traders helping them find their edge and arming them with proven trading methodologies to successfully battle the markets. Rony obtained a B.S. in Finance from Concordia University in Montreal, and his professional designations include Certified Financial Planner CFP® obtained from the Canadian Securities Institute.

Find Rony on Linked In.

Brad Alexander

CEO, FXLarge

London-based Brad Alexander is CEO of FXLarge,, a content provider whose clients are retail forex brokers and educators who are looking for the best way to motivate, educate and inspire their clients to trade better and with more confidence. The company provides bespoke and White Label educational and how-to videos and a twice weekly market update with trading ideas and timely commentary.

A long standing executive in the retail trading sector, Brad was originally fascinated by fundamental analysis from the age of 11 and started trading the Peseta before online trading became available. He has worked for brokers and technology providers and has a deep understanding of all sides of the industry.

Find Brad on LinkedIn or email

geoff-last-invastGeoff Last

Director of Institutional Sales at Invast Global

Geoff Last is Director of Institutional Sales at Invast Global, a leading multi-asset brokerage and prime services provider based in Sydney. With over 36 years of experience in interbank FX markets, Geoff previously worked as a trader and broker at Westpac and Citibank, and was the first trader to make the market when the AUD/USD originally floated in 1983.

At Invast, Geoff brings his intimate knowledge to the PurePrime facility, specialising in optimised FX solutions for brokers, hedge funds, HFTs and professional traders.

This Prime-of-Prime solution aggregates the very best of bank and non-bank liquidity to deliver fully customisable streams for FX, Metals and CFDs. Backed by a listed Japanese parent, Invast has designed a suite of trusted collateral solutions that provide clients with unparalleled transparency and choice. This is supported by bespoke connectivity options, including servers in three Equinix locations and DMA connectivity to over 30 global stock exchanges.

Join our team

Interested in contributing to FinanceFeeds on a regular basis? Have news topics or insights that you would like to share with the world? We would love to have you on board!

FinanceFeeds also supports interns that would like to gain experience working alongside some the industry’s best journalists.

If you are interested in contributing or an internship, please get in touch with us via email at [email protected]