Andy Loizou trained as a Chartered Accountant (PWC) then in equity analysis (UK banks) at Goldman Sachs. His training career began in 1999 and he has taught with FT Knowledge. He has a 1st class degree in English Literature and Linguistics from Leeds and a M. Phil in Modernist Literature from St Catherines College, Cambridge. He edited The International Encyclopaedia of the Stock Market (Chicago, 1999) and has written widely in the Times, Evening Standard and FT. He now runs a training company called Learnflow.