Beginners Courses

1) Introduction - Financial Markets.

  • Why markets exist.

  • Major Players, Institutons and Markets

  • Exchange vs Non - exchange Markets

  • Liquidity

  • Volitility and market selection

2) Main financial Instruments

 

  • Stocks/ Indices

  • Debt Markets - Money vs Capital Markets 

  • Foreign Exchange

  • Commodities

  • Futures, Options & Other Derivatives and their uses

  • Spreadbetiing & CFDs

3) Trading vs Investing

  • The Short term

  • The Long term

  • Going Long and Short

  • Investors vs Speculators

4) Trading Styles

  • Scalping/ Scraping

  • Swing trading

  • Trend Following / Counter Trend

  • Macro

  • Bottom up

  • Hedge Funds/ CTAs/Individuals

  • Market Makers

  • Should proprietary traders be taken seriously ?

5) Why are you trading ?

  • Gambling vs Video Games vs The True Trader's Mindset

  • The winning trader & the elite sportsman

  • The Perverse Attractor

  • Burn Out and Automation

6) Factors that cause prices to change

  • Basic Economic data & Corporate news, how to trade it.

  • Basic Technical Analysis, its flaws

    • Price charts

    • Trendlines

    • Chart patterns

    • Momentum

    • Mathemarkets and other indicators

  • How to apply basic trading strategy to these factors

7) Money Management

  • Win Big, Lose Small, Reward to Risk Ratio

  • Many small winners vs a few big wins and a few small loses

  • Disclipline & Automation 

  • Managing trade entry & exist: Punish the market, protect yourself

  • Trade management: when to take profits and using the stop loss.

8) Market mechanics

  • Choosing a Broker

  • Online trades, telephone back ups

  • Margins

  • How to place an order

  • Various Trading Orders and how to use them 

9) Included

  • Power point presentation

  • 1 year's update notes

  • 1 year's email support

 

*** This course is an introduction to trading for beginners, unlike many other courses it is NOT a system which will guarantee you returns from the market (nothing can !). Hence it is offered at a very reasonable price

£149 per person, classroom, 1 day

 

£125  per person, skype, 3-4 hours

 

Or use one question for £25 to see if you like the course

 

50% discount for students from developing nations

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