Top four common mistakes in currency trading business

Top four common mistakes in currency trading business Everyone thinks trading is the easiest profession in this world. The rookie traders fund their trading...

Risk Management is a Practical Issue

It must be personal to your strategy What is the number one reason we lose money trading FX? No, it is not getting the market wrong...

Spread; The great fake.

Little more than a marketing ploy. OK, so you have seen a pattern on a chart that takes your eye, you do a little research,...

The Successful Traders Template

It doesn’t Exist! The nature of the foreign exchange market is that there is no hard and fast way in which to make money consistently....

“Oh, Those Russians” – My market experiences by Alan Hill part 3

A fine time for a Coup. As I have already mentioned, when I joined my first bank dealing room, I had already been a banker...

Oh, What a Night

The creation of a truly twenty-four-hour market! In the early nineties, the FX market was disjointed and split into three very distinct segments each with...

“The Man who Broke the Bank” – My market experiences by Alan Hill...

Sterling too strong for its own good. Through the summer of 1992, there had been constant speculation that the pound could not survive the artificially...

Not all Changes are for the Better – Market experiences by Alan Hill part.13

Regulation gone crazy. I recently read of a Trader at HSBC who has been prosecuted for the amount of money he made when executing an...

We all Remember Where we Were! – Market Experiences by Alan Hill part 8

9/11; the day that will live forever. In the last century there was a saying that everyone knew where they were the moment they heard...

Leeson and Barings; The man who broke the Bank – Market Experiences by Alan...

A lesson in Control It is hard to imagine in the highly regulated, controlled environment than banks, particularly in trading, exist in now that something...

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