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These are the articles that have been most read, or most shared, or had the greatest effect on traders lives.

19 06, 2018

Think of the trading week like it’s a football match

By | 2018-06-19T06:13:20+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Categories: Popular Articles|0 Comments

The trading week is very similar to the structure of a football match

One of the most common questions I get from traders is: how many trades can I expect a week? Since we have the FIFA World Cup on right now, I thought I’d explain it in football terms as the trading week to me, is very similar to a football match.

The big question about a football game is when do you expect the winning goal? Statistics tell us that [...]

12 06, 2018

If you can’t read the weather, how do you expect to be a consistent trader?

By | 2018-06-12T02:36:15+00:00 June 12th, 2018|Categories: Popular Articles|0 Comments

Analyzing the market isn’t just checking your charts

OK, I understand the heading may be a little weird but bear with me a minute as this article may not only save you some cash but also lead to a massive improvement in your overall performance.

Now everyone understands the weather and the role it plays in our daily life, so I’ll be using it as my analogy.

Rise & Shine it's a new trading day

When you get up each day, you either look [...]

9 02, 2018

The 3 main factors that I believe restrict trader’s potential to make money trading forex

By | 2018-04-21T22:18:18+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Categories: Forex Psychology, Popular Articles|0 Comments

There's loads of inexperienced answers on the internet

I’ve read a lot on the internet about why traders lose money and are not successful.

They range from using the wrong brokers, wrong indicators, trading wrong currency pairs, trading the wrong time frames, screwed up psychology, etcetera .… the list appears to be endless.

But after 28 years in the market, 8 of which have been working with retail traders, I can isolate it to 3 major reasons why they aren’t successful & they [...]

31 01, 2018

Are you having trouble picking currency direction?

By | 2018-01-31T14:28:31+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Categories: Fundamental Analysis, Popular Articles|0 Comments

If you don't know which way the currencies are moving, how can you trade?

One of the most important skills you need to attain if you want to be a fulltime Pro trader is the ability to pick currency direction.

Now this is something that isn't rushed at the Banks when training junior traders. It's so important to the future career of the traders they take their time, sometimes a few years, to get this knowledge clearly squared away.

Once the junior traders [...]

9 01, 2018

Dynamic Capital Management is a must for all Pro Traders!

By | 2018-01-09T14:21:33+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Forex Psychology, Popular Articles|0 Comments

Some of the Best Lessons Come from Losing Trades

I had a good question from a trader today about my recent EURUSD order, which unfortunately ended in a losing trade.

The conversation started with 'Why did the trade not work out'? (This isn't the good question I was referring to, that's lower, but a good question all the same)

Now this was an easy one to answer as it was clear cut.

The EURUSD was in a nice short to medium term uptrend and [...]

22 12, 2017

The Daily Trade Routine – Prepare each day like the Bankers!

By | 2018-04-21T22:25:33+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Categories: Popular Articles, Technical Analysis|0 Comments

Your daily routine should be systematic and needs to be habitual

Once you've signed up to T4T you need to consume as much knowledge as you can from the courses and then start to ask questions about various things you don't understand in the 247 Trade Zone.

Whilst you're building your knowledge and understanding of the forex market it's also a good idea to get yourself into a systematic daily routine.

The bankers routine is methodical and systematic and it's [...]

12 11, 2017

How do Bankers Trade Forex?

By | 2018-04-25T11:03:48+00:00 November 12th, 2017|Categories: Latest News, Popular Articles|0 Comments

I'm glad to announce we will be running a 5 part series on 'How do bankers trade forex?'. The webinars are FREE and open to all traders from around the world.

This is going to be 'first hand' experience from my 20 years of experience on the front line of some of the biggest forex trading teams in the world. FACT: The Bankers make up 5% of all traders in the forex market yet they are responsible for 95% of [...]

30 10, 2017

After the release of economic data do you hold the position or square up?

By | 2018-01-09T00:12:09+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Categories: Forex Psychology, Fundamental Analysis, Popular Articles|0 Comments

You've got to know when to hold em', know when to fold'em

I've had a load of questions of late associated with trading economic data releases. This is a tricky situation and your success will definitely improve with more experience on trading the economic data.

Kenny Rogers was right on the money when he came up with this nifty tune:

"You've got to know when to hold 'em, know when to fold 'em,

Know when to walk away, know when to run.

You never count your money [...]

14 09, 2017

There’s Two Important Parts to Capital Management

By | 2017-09-14T12:22:48+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Categories: Forex Psychology, Popular Articles|0 Comments

Don't Override Your Capital Management Plan

As you may have heard me waffle on, Capital Management is the most important component of your trading methodology. If you don't have any at all then well forget it, your account will be dry in no time at all. But in the same way if you don't respect it, you can have some major 'whipsaw holes' in your capital.

I think it's time we actually took this 'Capital Management Plan' a step further as there's [...]

30 08, 2017

Analysing your performance is the BEST ‘probability enhancer’

By | 2017-08-30T13:20:53+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Categories: Forex Psychology, Popular Articles|0 Comments

Your Most Recent Performance is the Best Gauge

We're always looking for an edge over the market when we're trading. You know, trying new things, looking at a range of indicators, or analysing the performance of some other secret system you've 'thought up'. These additional tit bits are what we call probability enhancers.

The aim of "Probability Enhancers" is to micro-analyse an opportunity so you can hopefully reduce the overall risk in the trade. After all the more factors in your favour [...]

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