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Beating the hidden cost of currency fees…

May 23, 2018

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Hello Traders, Great to chat with some of you at the recent LTN Social – the next one is Wednesday 18th July. As people with an interest in markets and FX you may have seen this morning article on BBC regarding currency: The hidden cost of currency fees. If you’ve ever traded FX then, like […]

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22nd May 2018 – Trump, Iran & Europe

May 22, 2018

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Hello Traders, It’s been an interesting 2018 so far. There are many themes emerging, all of them fascinating. Last week I was on Core Finance London giving my views on the world. As always it’s tough to get across in 8 minutes your entire view so I figured that I’d expand on it here. It […]

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An unexpected pleasure at the Tate Liverpool

April 4, 2018

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Hello Traders, Yeah I know I haven’t posted as much as I normally do – shock horror – I’ve been busy trading these glorious markets. However now and then I do get away from the desk and indulge in normal people’s behaviour. And so last Thursday I found myself in Liverpool for the day and […]

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VTP Stage 2: Swing and longer term trading of FX, Indices & Commodities markets – March 2018

March 8, 2018

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Fellow Traders, I’ll be running a VTP Stage 2 workshop in London on Thursday & Friday March 22/23rd, with a follow-up day on Friday 18th May. I run this once a year. This will focus on swing and longer term trading of FX, Indices & Commodities markets (FXIC) This may be of more interest to […]

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My rambling review of 2017 (mostly my screw-ups)

January 12, 2018

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“Regrets, I’ve had a few, but then again too few to mention…” so sang the late great Frank Sinatra. Whilst an undoubtedly great song I have always struggled with that line. You see I’ve never understood people who say “I have no regrets….” for when I look back at my life I have plenty of […]

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10th Nov 2017 – A follow-up to ‘McWilliams Ireland’ show. My thoughts on the rising cost of living in Ireland.

November 10, 2017

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Last night in Ireland on channel TV3 there was a TV show called ‘McWilliams Ireland’ driven by the Irish media personality, and occasional economist, David McWilliams (that was my Irish mate’s joke) which is a series looking at modern Ireland through the lens of an economist and the impact it has on everyday Irish folks. […]

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Confidence in execution: humility in the debrief. Syed article in the Times

November 9, 2017

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  Hello Traders, It’s been a funny old year hasn’t it? I just looked back on my diary for the year. Normally I do no travelling during the months of August and October – I give them over to summer break/harvesting for the former, and trading for the latter. However this year, for the first […]

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The October Monthly Candles: Part 1 (video)

November 4, 2017

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Hey Traders, Here’s part 1 of the October Monthly Candles – focusing on the GBP & EUR FX Pairs. Apologies for the sound quality. Paul

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Developing Trader Performance: On Managing Self and Money

September 15, 2017

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Fellow Traders, This October and November I shall be running a stage of The VTP that focuses on Managing Self and becoming a Money Manager.   It’ll will be split into 2 sections namely:  The first half on managing self. How do you manage and enhance your own trading performance? What kind of network and […]

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September 2017 Monthly Candles Part 2: USD, JPY, CHF & Comdolls (video)

September 4, 2017

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Here’s part 2 of the Monthly candle analysis featuring he rest of the 28 pairs I focus on. Trade well, Paul

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