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24
JUN
2014

British banks melting icebergs?

The shrinking of British banks is bad for their employees, the City and Britain. ”It hurts too much to think about,” says the former head of a big British bank when asked about the retreat of Britain’s banking champions from international markets. ”It is such a...
25
APR
2014

2014 Technical Analysis Awards – the winners

The Technical Analyst was proud to present its 2014 awards to celebrate the best in technical analysis and trading software. Winners and runners-up were announced at the Awards Ceremony, which took place at the Le Meridien Piccadilly Hotel in London on 24 April 2014. Presenting...
25
APR
2014
ACI UK

ACI UK Calls For FCA to Investigate ‘Irregular’ Trading Activity

Profit and Loss Squawkbox 20 April 2014 ACI UK – the UK arm of ACI – The Financial Markets Association has asked the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to investigate the possibility that key economic data is being leaked ahead of the official market-wide release times.  ...
23
APR
2014

The 2014 Technical Analysis Awards

  The grandest evening of the year for professional technical analysts takes place at the Le Meridien Piccadilly Hotel, London on 24th April. The 6th annual Technical Analysis Awards will be the biggest ever. I really look forward to presenting the awards again this year. We...
28
MAR
2014

The Relentless Bid, Explained

Whereas yesterday’s brokers were principally concerned with keeping money in motion and generating activity each month, today’s brokers – who call themselves wealth managers by the way – are principally concerned with making client retirement accounts stretch out over decades....
10
MAR
2014

I know where I’m headed: Asia and Africa

While we languish in a tepid recovery. While we are told in the UK we are leading Europe’s growth recover, it does not feel like it. As I talk to traders, desk heads and HR people there is a clear tone to their warmth towards learning and paying for technical analysis...
04
MAR
2014
BETA seminar

Short Term Trading Techniques Workshop date added

In association with The Technical Analyst Magazine, we are very pleased to add another date for out Short Term Trading Techniques Workshop. We have run two workshops already this year and response to your requests we are running another here in London at the Apex Hotel near the...
03
MAR
2014
Technical Analyst Awards 2014

Technical Analyst Awards 2014

Technical Analyst Awards 2014 The Technical Analyst is proud to present its 2014 awards, the 6th, to celebrate the best in technical analysis and trading software. Trevor Neil will present the awards at this grand evening at Le Meridien Piccadilly Hotel, London on April 24th.
03
MAR
2014
FX

Billion Dollar Day – a 1986 documentary about currency (forex) speculative trading – YouTube

Billion Dollar Day – a 1986 documentary about currency (forex) speculative trading – YouTube. Three ‘typical’ FX traders in action in a 1986 documentary when the trades and the phones were big. Any ‘seat of the pants’ prop traders like this...
29
JAN
2014

Fun with Fibonacci

When I teach Fibonacci Replacements and Projections in my courses, I am concerned with their practical application in trading. Traders want to know how to use them day to day, how to place their orders, place their stops, how they can be used to determine position sizing. What we...