GETTING STARTED IN TRADING
THIS IS THE BIG ALL-IN-ONE VIDEO COURSE! This course takes the novice trader through all the requirements necessary to get started in the world of trading. A broad range topics are covered touching on subjects that all traders should know including the basics, understanding which markets to trade, how to manage risk, how to manage your trading account, reading charts, putting a trading plan together and many other topics…..
Interspersed throughout the video lessons are quizzes designed to test your understanding, so that by the time you complete all the videos you are ready to go.
- With 59 lessons and over 3 hours of video content.
- Video lessons are short and to the point making learning easy, quick and efficient.
- We close off each section with a quiz ensuring that you thoroughly understand the topics covered.
- We look at having realistic trading expectations and market basics.
- How the various asset classes work, SHARES, FX, INDICES, COMMODITIES….etc..
- We focus heavily on risk management.
- Learn how to pick a broker that suits your needs and requirements.
- We dive into charting and how to use technical analysis.
- We look at interpreting the global economy and tracking the release of economic data.
- We end by putting it all together with a trading plan.
- Lectures 49
- Quizzes 16
- Duration 5 hours
- Skill level Novice
- Language English
- Students 631
- Assessments Yes
STEP 1 - CHOOSE AN INSTRUMENT THAT SUITS YOU.
- SHARES: AN INTRODUCTION
- SHARES: A LOOK AT DIVIDENDS
- SHARES: WHAT MAKES A SHARE PRICE MOVE?
- SHARES QUIZ
- FOREX: AN INTRODUCTION
- FOREX: PIPS AND CONTRACT SIZES
- FOREX: MARGIN, LEVERAGE AND SPREAD
- FOREX QUIZ
- COMMODITIES: AN INTRODUCTION
- COMMODITIES: WHY FUTURES CONTRACTS?
- COMMODITIES: WHAT DRIVES PRICES?
- COMMODITIES QUIZ
- INDICES: AN INTRODUCTION
- INDICES: HOW AN INDEX IS PUT TOGETHER
- INDICES: TRADING AN INDEX
- INDEX QUIZ
STEP 2 - RISK MANAGEMENT
- WHY IS MANAGING RISK IMPORTANT?
- HOW MUCH TO ALLOCATE TO TRADING
- HOW MUCH TO RISK PER TRADE
- UNDERSTAND RISK QUIZ
- THE MATHS THAT KILLS TRADING ACCOUNTS
- CONTROL YOUR RISK WITH STOPS
- CALCULATING POSITION SIZE
- CONTROL YOUR RISK QUIZ
- “SLIPPAGE” WHAT IS IT?
- THE RISK/REWARD RATIO
- MANAGING YOUR TRADING PERFORMANCE
- MANAGE YOUR RISK QUIZ
STEP 3 - CHOOSING A BROKER
STEP 4 - INTRODUCTION TO TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
- WHAT IS TECHNICAL ANALYSIS?
- INTRODUCTION TO CHARTS
- DIFFERENT CHART STYLES
- HI TECHNICAL ANALYSIS QUIZ
- THE 3 PILLARS OF TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
- WHY THE TREND IS YOUR FRIEND
- HOW TO DETERMINE TREND
- FRIENDLY TREND QUIZ
- DRAWING AND USING LINES
- WHAT IS SUPPORT AND RESISTANCE?
- CONSOLIDATIONS TELL US THINGS
- CONTINUATION CHART PATTERNS
- REVERSAL CHART PATTERNS
- PRICE PATTERN QUIZ
- INTRODUCTION TO INDICATORS
- DETERMINE TREND: MOVING AVERAGES
- DETERMINE MOMENTUM: RELATIVE STRENGTH INDEX (RSI)
- DETERMINE VOLATILITY: AVERAGE TRUE RANGE (ATR)
- USE VOLUME FOR CONFIRMATION
- INDICATOR QUIZ
STEP 5 - ECONOMIC CALENDARS
STEP 6 - BUILDING A TRADING PLAN