Author Archives: george_fx_trader

Recent Jump to EasyLanguage coding

Holidaying in Paris (hunting street-art) on a two week break from the markets. That said, here is an update of what has been happening on my trading front.  

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Stepping stones to successful forex trading

It seems the many countless hours I have spent in conversations with several trading buddies, with the discretionary trader here at the hedge fund, and sharing offices with several full-time retail traders over the years have turned me into a … Continue reading

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Oil and Forex Trading Update II

Not sure what was more challenging last week – back-testing the trading strategies or completing 100 miles on my hybrid bike (along with 30,000 other keen Londoners!) on the Prudential100 charity ride. In any case, here’s a weekly update of … Continue reading

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Oil & Forex Trading Update

Another week of decent progress in trading strategy development.  Working hard away in my office. Collected good experience in articulating and formulating some of my evaluation and decision making processes into Microsoft Excel formulas.  It is not as difficult as … Continue reading

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Trick-or-Trade: Weekly Forex Trading Wrap-Up

Last week was a tough one for me battling insomnia & flu – but I tried to crack on with my strategy development. Sickness & Trading aside – key highlights for last week had to be watching several exciting mountain … Continue reading

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A few words on hard work, talent, persistence & success (for an 18-year-old)

My nephew asked me for advice a couple of days ago. Thinking about what advice to give him, I figured that the ‘answer’ could be useful to a lot of people.  It’s one of those things that everyone is bound … Continue reading

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