Have you heard the controversy over the remarks of Paul Tudor Jones about women traders? In the interview Paul Tudor Jones raises several points about what he sees as essential traits for successful traders. Unfortunately while getting his message across he uses little tact with regard to women traders and makes some sweeping generalisations.
You can see the brief interview that’s causing all the fuss here: Read more »
I often get asked about giving up your day job for trading. It’s a dream for many traders and there seems little information around to make an informed decision about the consequences of full time trading. It’s important to know what you’re in for before such a serious decision is made.
Here I discuss 4 major considerations to the decision to give up your day job for trading. Be informed and make the right decision at the right time for you. Read more »
Books and courses often just give you the textbook classic uses of technical indicators. With a library of indicators in our trading platform we can easily just drag the indicator onto a chart and try to visually find a way to use it. For the back testers amongst us it’s too easy to just throw an indicator into the mix without fully thinking about what purpose it really serves and what it means.
I want to challenge you to think and use technical indicators in unconventional ways that make logical sense.
Trading systems should be built from the ground up. Read more »
Doubt, that little thing that creeps into the back of your mind and makes you wonder whether your forex trading will be ok.
Doubt, that little thing that makes your forex trading freeze in its tracks, when you start to wonder if your equity curve is skydiving rather than heading for the moon.
Doubt, that little thing that eats you alive and serves you no good.
Doubt describes that feeling you have when you’re uncertain about your forex trading.
Why should forex traders care about doubt?
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I’m a private trader and mother of two great “tween” girls. Trading has a great amount of flexibility, scope for creativity and unlimited rewards totally free of the popular glass ceiling of gender inequality. Along my travels I’ve found women traders seem to make up a very small minority of traders and I’d like to inspire other women to get into trading to enjoy the great potential it offers. Read more »