About Lydia


Lydia Idem Finkley has been investing in equities for 21 years and actively trading currencies for 11 years. With a special feel for sterling, Lydia trades exclusively GBP currency pairs, particularly the $GBPUSD and $EURGBP. Her approach to forex trading has amassed quite a following on Twitter and StockTwits. She has been a special guest on forex radio shows like Benzinga’s #PreMarket Prep ShowFXStreet’s Live Analysis Room and Euodoo Radio. She’s been featured in FORBES Magazine and CNNMoney. Lydia is also co-author/contributor to The StockTwits Edge and Trading: The Best of The Best. While Lydia blogs her trade analysis and ideas at FaithMightFX, her articles can also be found on popular forex websites such as StockTwits FX, ForexPros, and Benzinga to name a few.

In 2014, she launched FM Capital Group, a registered investment advisory firm a mission to empower more people to become smart, impactful investors. Lydia was recently named #22 of the Twitter Accounts Investors Need to Follow in 2017 and #3 of the Top 10 Women To Follow In Finance for 2015.

Lydia has a Master of Science in Management and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science. She has founded, advised and invested in several different startups for the past 13 years. In 2012, Lydia expanded her portfolio into Africa and is looking to make a bigger footprint on the continent.