A nice little scalp at the end of the day. It was late in the day for me, so I was just about to call it a day, but then I saw these huge offers on 10, 30 and 5-year T-Notes. In hindsight it would have been better to hold on to the trade longer, [...]
Live webinar, recording Today, I hosted a live trading webinar, trading the US Treasuries. I was able to catch a very good entry, I thought I´d share with you. I did eventually scratch the trade when I didn´t feel the momentum was with me any more, and of course that was the wrong decision in [...]
In the beginning 1983, my dad bought an IBM PC. It was brand new, running MS-DOS 1.0. I was 12 years old by then. Other kids were playing video games with their Ataris, VIC20 or best of them all, C64. I was never hooked on video games, instead I wanted to create programs myself. One [...]
Coming very soon, new site features and The Trading Setups & Strategies Program……… In the meantime checkout Johan’s excellent blog posts.
Crude Oil Trading – Not the easiest market to trade but very rewarding when you get it right. I analyse two days of trading in crude oil, good and bad.
In light of the recent fiasco at Worldspreads and MFGlobal, it’s worth revisiting the subject of how safe are your funds from a traders perspective. There is a possibility these days of your trading firm going bust, it’s slim but as we’ve seen before it only takes one person to bring down a firm. So [...]
Breakout trading by itself can be risky if it doesn’t work immediately. I prefer to be already positioned for the breakout from an earlier pullback.
Getting on the end of a surprise market move can make your week, but as always timing is crucial on both the entry and the exit.
How I use stops and trade review for last week. Including a gap trade, a tick extreme fade and a continuation play.