The Technical Analyst Awards 2015

The Technical Analyst Awards ceremony was held last Thursday night for the seventh year running at Le Meriden Piccadilly.

Several well known people from the industry were there, including Axel Rudolph, chairman of the STA, Deborah Owen, head of education, and Karen Jones, head of marketing for the STA.

The highlight of the evening was the Technical Analyst Of The Year Award which was won by David Sneddon, Credit Suisse, who had a barnstorming year, winning the Best Bank Equity Research & Strategy, Best Bank FX Research & Strategy and Best Bank Multi-Asset Research & Strategy categories. David is just one of the many outstanding technical analysts who teach on the STA Diploma course and speak at STA events.

IMG_8969Winners of the other categories were:

Best Bank Fixed Income Research & Strategy – RBC Capital Markets, George Davis
Best Commodity, Energy and Power Research & Strategy – FuturesTechs, Clive Lambert
Best Emerging Markets Research & Strategy – Goldman Sachs
Best Stockbroker Research & Strategy – Aviate Global, Riccardo Ronco
Best Independent Research House for Equities – Lowry Research, Paul Desmond
Best Independent Research House for FX – PIA First, Ian Coleman
Best Independent Research House for Fixed Income – BBSP, Charlotte Milcent
Independent Research House of the Year – BBSP, Charlotte Milcent

Best Specialist Product – HPC
Best Data Provider – Bloomberg
Best Specialist Data Provider – Thompson Reuters
Best Automated Trading Product: Execution – Tethys Technology
Best Automated Trading Product: Strategy Development – Deltix
Best Technical Analysis Platform – Updata.

Congratulations to all!

The photo is of David Sneddon MSTA receiving one of his awards.



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About Nicole Elliott

Nicole Elliott

A graduate of the London School of Economics and Political Science (BSc Social Psychology) Nicole Elliott has worked in banks in the City of London for the last 30 years. Whether in sales, trading or forecasting technical analysis has always been the bedrock of her thinking. Key expertise lies within all areas of treasury: foreign exchange, money markets, fixed income and commodities.

She has also added to the body of knowledge of the industry writing the first western book on Ichimoku Cloud Charts. Strong media links and a cult following are due to her prescient calls on the markets and often entertaining format.

Nicole can be contacted at

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