Saturday, June 2, 2018

Where To Learn How To Trade From The Best

Who is Bizintra?

Bizintra is a global e-learning company (Financial Times, 2016) and is one of the world’s most sought-after destinations in financial education. It provides fully sponsored courses for people who want to learn more about trading the financial markets. Bizintra’s trading education and strategies have been meticulously developed and are delivered live by high profile industry experts from leading institutions such as Goldman Sachs, Bank Of America and Morgan Stanley. Their ethos is based on transparency and providing new and existing traders a platform for success. The company aims to teach a strategy that delivers regular returns over a period of time (Irish Examiner, 2016) to minimize any risks for its students. Bizintra works with four different brokers that sponsor the courses: AVATrade, City Index, Plus500 and IG Index.

“We know that our education is only as good as our trading results and we prove it every day. Not only do we notify you every time we make a trade, we also analyze each trade every evening in our live trade review. As a student, this gives you the opportunity to learn our strategy so you can successfully trade independently. We have a success rate of 80% over the last 12 months that our students are benefitting from every day” (Jonathan Farrelly, Bizintra CEO).

The aim of Bizintra

People have now become used to the value that can come out of strong online communities. The underlying success of our students lies in the relationships they can create through Bizintra. With the advancement of technology, the educational experience is not advancing at the same rate. The experience of learning is so much more that Powerpoints and multiple-choice exams.

“We aim to develop a unique online learning experience. We want to give people access to education from experts combined with a social network with other students. Our goal is to create a digital community that helps one another in making smarter investment decisions” (Sam Warner, Bizintra CTO).

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Norwegian OSEAX Forecasts and Predictions for 2018

The Norwegian OSEAX which is commonly referred to as Oslo Bors. It is an independent stock exchange which has over the years grown into one of the sturdiest exchanges in the world. Oslo Bors has hundreds of companies listed on it and this serves to make it very vibrant and important in the stock market. It is important to note that all trading on OSEAX is done through computer networks and trading ends at 1630 hours having started at 0900 hours (local time.

The performance of OSEAX so far

In the past 12 months preceding May 2018, OSEAX experienced a rather volatile period. At one point, the OSEAX points dropped to 690.8. Given that the market’s points were at a high of 884 on May 13th, 2018, it means that a rise of more than 22% was experienced in the past 12 months.

When we look at YTD - year-to-date, statistics, OSEAX has gained 7.90%, at least since the year started. Over the few past months of 2018, OSEAX has touched a low of 770 points. It is in the month of May 2018 (11th May) when OSEAX reached its all-time high of 1,002.41 points. This is a big contrast to January 1983 when an all-time low of 13.97 was touched.

Saturday, May 5, 2018

How To Exploit Chart Patterns to Make Money

By Jay Delaworth

Chart patterns can provide a rare signal of clarity in the daily noise of market price action. And no matter what security or asset class you’re trading, chart patterns can help you make sense of the numbers and interpret random information into actionable insights. In my experience, this is especially true for trend followers and other types of traders who have price action at the heart of their trading strategy.

That’s why I wanted to write this short article to share exactly how I use different reversal and continuation chart patterns to orient myself in any market environment. So by the time you’re done reading, hopefully, you’ll have a much deeper understanding of how chart patterns can be one more valuable resource in your technical analysis toolbox. So where do we start?