And if so, how many, right? Well, our first suggestion; Never keep all your eggs in one basket. Why? Because if the basket falls to the ground, all of your eggs will shatter leaving you with nothing. In the same way, we as traders should look to diversify our trades, across both strategies and markets, … Continue reading Should you trade one strategy, or more than one?
What do you think separates winning traders from losing traders? I'll say one thing... No-one comes into trading excited to work on risk-management and discipline, they’re not very exciting are they. But quitting the rat-race? Working for yourself, from home, on your own terms, and having the ability to literally make a living via a … Continue reading What Separates Winning Versus Losing Traders?
One of my mentors once said to me; Will, if you want to succeed, ... – Make a list.– Do the list.– When?– Now. At the time I thought it was a bit 'away with the fairies'. I thought it was pretty basic, bog-standard advice. I had no idea, not a clue, how powerful a … Continue reading The Only Way To Guarantee Success
The answer that I’m sure most new traders will hope to hear is that successful trading lies in being skilled, and that the skills required are learnable, but in my opinion it’s a little of both, each in fair measure. Speak to any experienced trader and they’ll more than likely be able to share a handful … Continue reading Is Trading Skill, Or Luck?
In an effort to help you carry on learning and growing as a trader, I wanted to recommend a few books that I've read that have hugely impacted my trading career. The below books changed my trading irreversibly, increasing awareness, skill-set, and in turn, my profitability. I've listed them in order of helpfulness, how much … Continue reading Recommended Reading 📚