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22nd & 23rd Nov 18 – On Managing Trader Performance and becoming a Money-Manager

November 2, 2018

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Fellow Traders, Over this last summer I re-read the trading classic Pitbull by Market Wizard Marty Schwartz. I originally read it about 12 years ago and so it was a pleasant re-read.  After all these years I was able to take some different messages from Marty’s journey. I can heartily recommend the book as a […]

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6th October – The London Traders Forum – Autumn 2018

July 28, 2018

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    Fellow Trader, After the success of the Q3 Online Traders Forum it’s now time to focus on our main event of the year! So please put the following date in your diary for the Autumn 2018 London Traders Forum, which will take place on Saturday, 6th October 2018. For those who’ve never attended […]

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Reminiscences of 2008 (where did that 10 years go?)

July 27, 2018

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Hello trader, Well yesterday I was provided the alert below from my Facebook feed (this post isn’t about FB – but wasn’t that a beauty move last night?) FB was politely reminding me of a post from 10 years ago – 25th July 2008. It made me smile – because I knew exactly what trade […]

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Protected: 25th July Q3 Online Traders Forum Follow-Up – USDCAD Hits Target

July 25, 2018

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What Type Of Trader Are You? Greed Based Trader (GBT) vs Fear Based Trader (FBT)

July 17, 2018

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Hey Traders, I did another piece on Core Finance last week and thought it was interesting enough to enlarge upon here.       Achieving consistent success in trading comes only once we learn to trade in line with our individual personality, character and beliefs. It is garnering this self-knowledge that becomes the real treasure […]

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Intra-day trading and on becoming a Money-Manager – Stage 3 & 4 of the VTP

July 10, 2018

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Fellow Traders, I will be starting this years Stage 3 & 4 of the VTP from next week. It’s based on utilising the acknowledged strengths of traders and veterans namely: Process, Discipline and Self-Awareness. I am offering it out to other traders to take one of the last couple of spaces. Stage 3 and 4 […]

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The Q3 Online Traders Forum – recordings available

July 9, 2018

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Hi Traders, We had an enjoyable session on Saturday at the Online Traders Forum. I spoke about a Simple Reversal Set-up and Quick Market Overview. Martin Walker talked about Price Action and Market Structure and how to use the to identify breakouts, fakeouts, reversals and trends. Ian McFadden talked about how he uses Fibs to […]

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Q3 Online Traders Forum – Saturday 7th July 2018

June 13, 2018

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  Traders, For several years now I’ve run the London and Dublin Traders Forum – a once-a-year all-day event for Traders to come together, learn and socialise with each other. This years London Traders Forum will be on Saturday 6th October 2018 in Central London. Put the date in your diary and keep your eyes […]

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Pride comes before a fall….

September 19, 2017

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Hello traders, I wanted to draw your attention to this rather surreal interview on Bloomberg last week. Former celeb fund manager Hugh Hendry was on there talking about him closing down his Eclectica fund after 15 years. Having made a fortune, and a name for himself shorting banks during the GFC he’s found the going […]

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The London Traders Forum 23rd September 2017

July 8, 2017

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Fellow Trader, For the last few years we have run the London Traders Forum (LTF), on an annual basis. So please put the following date in your diary for the 2017 London Traders Forum, which will take place on Saturday, 23rd September 2017. Get your reduced early bird ticket here:  London Traders Forum Autumn 2017 Ticket For […]

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