Last updateTue, 09 Mar 2021 4pm
Your Expert Witness


Salam Alaswad

FX&CFD.com Consultants and Expert Witness
4th Floor, 18 Cross Street

Contact Person: Mr Salam Alaswad
Phone: +44 (0)20 3988 2244 / +44 (0)7788 839662 (mobile)
Occupation: Forensic Financial Analyst


Mr Salam Alaswad LLM PGDip BSc


Forensic Financial Analyst

Expert Witness and Financial Crime Forensics, covering both civil and criminal cases as well as internal matters of mediation and arbitration, are provided by Salam Alaswad.

Acting as an industry advocate and expert demands comprehensive and practical industry knowledge, and an ability to apply it in acting with the utmost integrity to ensure a court or other judiciary systems receives a clear and independent expert opinion.

Mr. Alaswad holds a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Financial Regulations and Compliance, with 20 years of senior management experience including multinational experience in the City of London and overseas, all around Contracts for Differences (CFD) and Forex (FX) trading. This extends to a significant practical knowledge in the day to day operations, strategic planning, and risk management.
Salam Alaswad served as the registered Compliance Officer and Money Laundering Reporting Officer (MLRO) for a London based FX and CFD firm.

FCA approved for controlled functions; CF1, CF1(AR), CF3, CF3 (AR), CF30, CF29, CF10, and CF11.

Professional Description

Forensic Financial Analyst


LL.M, PGDip, B.Sc

Areas of expertise

  • Contracts for Differences (CFD)
  • Forex (FX)
  • Spread Betting
  • Retail investment products
  • Financial derivatives
  • Fraud and Financial crime
  • Anti-Money Laundering (AML) arrangements and cross-border fraud
  • Suspicious bank transfers involving onshore, offshore, and shell companies
  • Hedging techniques and risk management strategies
  • Poor execution and manipulation of the market bid/ask prices
  • Mis-selling of complex financial products; Forex, CFDs, and other financial derivatives

Expert Witness training

  • Criminal Experts Law and Procedure - Bond Solon
  • Excellence in Expert Witness report writing – Bond Solon
  • Courtroom Skills for Expert Witness – Bond Solon
  • Civil Law and Procedure – Bond Solon
  • Cross-examination – Bond Solon

Solicitors, barristers, and other members of the judiciary system in the UK or globally are invited to get in touch directly with Salam Alaswad to discuss his Expert Witness services by emailing him on salam.alaswad@fxandcfd.com or by completing the REQUEST FOR SERVICE form.