Traits of a successful trader

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Trading, especially to the unaware, is generally intimidating. Some would even go as far to say that it’s frightening! Over time we’ve heard it all: ‘participating in the market is a sure-fire way to lose your shirt’, ‘the market is rigged’, ‘it’s gambling’ – the list is endless! So why, if all the above is … Continue reading Traits of a successful trader

Thinking in Probabilities

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Did you know that you do not have to be right each time you interact with the market? Heck, you don’t even need to be correct 50% of the time to bank a profit in this business! Once one has mastered a setup with an edge, trading should, to a point, be no more than … Continue reading Thinking in Probabilities

How to identify support and resistance

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Understanding how to plot support and resistance levels on a chart is one of the most crucial aspects you, as an aspiring technical trader, need to grasp. Generally speaking, it is also one of the first techniques that traders come across when beginning their journey. Sadly however, this method is usually quickly overshadowed by the … Continue reading How to identify support and resistance