Gain a comprehensive understanding of trading in financial markets with our specialised training packages.

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  • The syllabus is designed to impart years of experience and knowledge in a cost effective manner; turning a novice into a consistently profitable trader.

    Our training is highly flexible, and times can be selected to fit your schedule. Training is available either one on one or in small groups.

    The Syllabus covers the following areas and additional material will be included as necessary.

    1. What is Trading?
    a. Exchange of commodities
    b. Pareto optimality
    c. Ability to buy/sell and gain on both sides
  • 2. What is Financial Trading?
    a. Introduction to financial trading
    b. Role of exchanges / Dark Pools
    c. Role of clearing houses
    d. Role of brokers
    e. Role of traders
    f. Role of regulators
  • 3. What is a market?
    a. Why does price move?
    b. Academic theories on price movement.
    c. Explanation of academic theories
    d. Explanation of reality & how this differs
  • 4. What is Equity Trading?
    a. Differences to investment
    b. Available Asset Classes
    c. Market Processes
    d. Leverage
    e. Buying – Process
    f. Shorting – Process
    g. Order Types
  • 5. Statistical Facts about Equity markets / Equities
    a. Market trending
    b. Survivorship bias
    c. Upward movement
    d. Downward movement
    e. Volatility
    f. Correlations
  • 6. Overview of Equity Trading Timescale 
    a. Timescale for trading
    b. High Frequency Algo
    c. High Frequency
    d. Intra Day
    e. Short Term
    f. Mid Term
    g. Long Term
  • 7. Trading Methodologies
    a. Fundamentals
    i. Growth vs Value
    ii. Balance sheet analysis
    iii. Performance/valuation ratios
    iv. Market/Peer group analysis
    v. New announcements
    b. Behavioural Finance
    i. Theories
    ii. Application of theories
    iii. Links to other areas of finance
    c. Technical Analysis
    i. Basis of Technical Analysis
    ii. Oscillators
    iii. Patterns
    iv. Trends
    v. Volume
    vi. Volatility
    d. Quant/Algo
    i. Mathematical formulas
    ii. Relationships based on historical evidence
    iii. Mispricing or potential future pricing
    iv. Creating algos based on technicals/price patterns (overview)
    v. Problems with formulas
  • 8. Psychology
    a. Fear
    i. Your fear, the other market traders fear how this effects your actions and prices
    b. Greed
    i. Your greed, the other market traders greed how this effects your actions and prices
    c. Timing
    i. Your timing, others timing, desire to be right/perfect trade, waiting vs jumping in 
    d. Cognitive Dissonance
    i. What you think vs what is actually happening and the discomfort of this
    e. How to avoid this problem
    i. Uncertainty
    ii. Delayed action and how to deal with it
  • 9. Money Management
    a. % of account methods
    b. Fixed lot size methods
    c. Exponential methods
  • 10. How to use our trading system
  • FEES
  • One to one tuition £150 per hour
  • Group tuition £50 per hour
  • Times by arrangement
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