Intensive Fundamental and Practical Trading Programme
The Course Learning Objective:
The objective of this intensive course is for individuals to understand how professional traders operate within the markets. You will develop your knowledge and understanding of trading commodities, the modern financial markets, and apply this practically using real-time data on a leading professional trading platform. In parallel, you will apply various trading techniques, risk management skills, technical analysis, experience trading psychology and learn how to create a trading plan.
Fundamentals that determine the trend of the market.
Experience trading big data. Will you be fast enough and make the right decision.
Correlations. How various contracts react to one another.
Geopolitical implications – How Brexit, Trump, trade wars amongst other issues are overpowering Central Banks actions!
Implement learned technical analysis techniques for both short-term trading and long-term investment strategies using a variety of technical charts.
Identifying support and resistance, and where to place your stop loss.
Apply various trading methodologies that can be adopted to any market to assist with timing entries.
Devise a daily structured trading plan and apply a variety of trading techniques to commodity and financial products.
Calculate the profit and loss of trades whilst controlling risk. (Making money is easy, keeping it is the hard part).
Experience trading psychology first-hand throughout the week by trading multiple asset classes and managing the risk.
How to self-analyse your trading performance to identify your weaknesses and formulate a plan to improve.
The week will culminate in a two-hour trading contest, for those wishing to participate.
The various asset classes we will cover are: crypto, forex, metals, energy, agriculture, equities and fixed income
Technical Analysis- chart types and indicators used by professional traders
Practical session – setting up a trading system and functionality
Technical Analysis – Time frames and pivot points
Risk Management – risk/reward and where to place stop losses
Trading Techniques – How to identify opportunities and build a position
Practical session – trading a variety of asset classes
The main fundamental drivers of:
Cryptocurrencies & forex – major pairs
Metals – Gold
Agriculture – wheat, corn soybean
Equities – S+P, Nasdaq, Russell 2000, FTSE 100
Fixed income – treasury bonds
Energy – Crude oil and distillates
Practical trading session trading energy data
Creating a trading plan
Maintaining a trading diary
Practical trading session
Macroeconomics, Central banks and geopolitical impacts on the markets
Practical trading session
Each student will be provided with a course certificate and competition prize for the trading contest winner.
You will be supplied with professional trading and charting software to use during this two-week course where you will be required to make trading decisions based on fundamental and technical analysis on different asset classes using real-time data.
This course is suitable for individuals interested in a career as a financial trader, analyst, broker, middle office, back office or risk manager in investment banking, hedge funds or as a proprietary trader.
We are able to offer in-class or online virtual classes for those that prefer the comfort of their own office or home and overseas students.
Call us today on 07900 242 498 if you have any further questions regarding this course. Pay over the phone or buy online with paypal.
Outside the UK? Please call or email to discuss payment options.