Category: Trading Basics

Part 12 Trading and Risk
Trading Basics
Justina Nothard

Trading And Risk

You know that trading involves risk, don’t you? You hear this a lot but what does it actually mean? Well, simply it means this: you can lose all your money! Ever heard of the 90/90/90 rule? This states that 90% of retail traders lose 90% of their money in the first 90 days of trading.

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Part 11 Trading Plan and Strategy
Trading Basics
Justina Nothard

Trading Plan and Strategy

Ever feel like the more you learn about trading, the more confused you are? People can trade for years, spend thousands on education, trade rooms and signal services.  You yourself may be at a point where you have already learnt a lot. Your technical analysis may be near perfect and you can analyse and produce

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Part 10 Trading Platform MT4
MT4
Justina Nothard

Trading Platform MT4

If you want to trade the markets then there are two things that you need: a broker for access and a trading platform on which to conduct your analysis and place your trades. In this blog I will give you an introduction to trading platforms and in particular the world’s most widely used trading platform:

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Part 9 Trading Psychology
Trading Basics
Justina Nothard

Trading Psychology

A lot of people say that psychology is one of the most important elements of trading. Well, is it? Of course it is important. In this unit I will go over 3 main elements that impact trading psychology: Understanding what trading is. Identifying where you are in the process. The different types of psychological pressures and

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8.5 Technical Analysis. Indicators and Tools
Technical Analysis
Justina Nothard

Technical Analysis Indicators and Tools

This mini-blog is part 5 of our Introduction to Technical Analysis unit which forms part of our free introductory course in financial trading. This mini-blog consists of the following: 8.0 Introduction 8.1: Chart Time Frames 8.2: Types of Charts 8.3: Market Trends, Support and Resistance 8.4: Patterns (Candles and Charts)  8.5: Technical Indicators and Tools

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Part 8.4 Technical Analysis. Candle and Chart Patterns
Candle Patterns
Justina Nothard

Technical Analysis Candle and Chart Patterns

This mini-blog is part 4 of our Introduction to Technical Analysis unit which forms part of our free introductory course in financial trading. This mini-blog consists of the following: 8.0 Introduction 8.1: Chart Time Frames 8.2: Types of Charts 8.3: Market Trends, Support and Resistance 8.4: Patterns (Candles and Charts)  8.5: Technical Indicators and Tools

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Part 8.3 Technical Analysis. Market trends, Support and Resistance
Technical Analysis
Justina Nothard

Technical Analysis Market Trends, Support and Resistance

This mini-blog is part 3 of our Introduction to Technical Analysis unit which forms part of our free introductory course in financial trading. This mini-blog consists of the following: 8.0 Introduction 8.1: Chart Time Frames 8.2: Types of Charts 8.3: Market Trends, Support and Resistance 8.4: Patterns (Candles and Charts)  8.5: Technical Indicators and Tools

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Part 8.2 Technical Analysis. Types of Charts
Technical Analysis
Justina Nothard

Technical Analysis Types Of Charts

This mini-blog is part 2 of our Introduction to Technical Analysis unit which forms part of our free introductory course in financial trading. This mini-blog consists of the following: 8.0 Introduction 8.1: Chart Time Frames 8.2: Types of Charts 8.3: Market Trends, Support and Resistance 8.4: Patterns (Candles and Charts)  8.5: Technical Indicators and Tools

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Part 8.1 Technical Analysis. Trading Time Frames
Technical Analysis
Justina Nothard

Time Frames In Trading Explained

We can define technical analysis as the study of price over time and the resulting patterns that form on a chart. The first thing to ask then, is what time frame should we be looking at? Well, there is no single answer to that, traders will use a variety of different time frames depending on

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Part 8 Introduction to Technical Analysis
Trading Basics
Justina Nothard

Introduction To Technical Analysis

Technical analysis is a method for analysing an asset or market for the purpose of making a trade. As opposed to fundamental analysis that looks to determine the intrinsic value of an asset, technical analysis is mainly concerned with the analysis of the price movement of an asset over time and the resulting chart patterns

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