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Kathy Lien

In this article, We learn about “Kathy Lien”.Let’s Go!

Kathy Lien is a global currency expert, author and Managing Director of BK Asset Management.

Long live the Forex Queen!

Kathy Lien

For retail forex traders at the time, Kathy Lien was like the queen of forex and definitely one of the doyens of the forex world.

As a global currency expert, Kathy is frequently quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Bloomberg, Marketwatch, The Associated Press and other leading news publications.

She also appears regularly on CNBC and Sky Business.

We still don’t think she gets enough credit for helping explode the popularity of the retail FX industry in the 2000s.

Her trading books include the following:

  • The Little Book of Currency Trading
  • Day Trading and Swing Trading in Currency Markets: Technical and Fundamental Strategies to Profit from Market Volatility
  • Millionaire Traders: How Ordinary People Beat Wall Street at its Own Game
  • High Probability Trade Setups for the Currency Markets eBook


Kathy Lien is a graduate of NYU Stern School of Business and began her career on Wall Street at age 18, with a special focus on currencies.

She first worked at JPMorgan Chase, making markets on the interbank foreign exchange (FX) trading desk. She later joined JPMorgan’s cross-market proprietary trading group, trading FX spot, options, interest rate derivatives, bonds, equities and futures.

In 2003, Kathy joined FXCM and founded, a leading online FX research portal. As Chief Strategist, Kathy manages a team of analysts dedicated to providing research and commentary on the FX markets.

In 2007, Kathy Lien and Boris Schlossberg co-founded BKForex Advisors LLC, a company that provides forex trading signals to paying subscribers. The firm’s discretionary strategy combines macroeconomic views with technical analysis and takes short- and medium-term positions in G20 currencies.

In 2008, Kathy joined Global Futures & Forex Ltd as Director of Currency Research, providing research and analysis to clients and managing the global FX analysis team.

In 2012, Kathy and Boris announced the launch of a Forex Managed Account service as BKForex LLC, a commodity trading advisor registered with the National Futures Association and a boutique Forex research and advisory firm.

Currently, Kathy serves as Managing Director of FX Strategy at BK Asset Management in New York City. BK Asset Management is a subsidiary of BKForex Advisors LLC

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