Technical Trend Trading: The Complete System
Course Dates: 20 & 21 April 2019 (2 days) Course fee: S$988
SkillsFuture credit can be used for this course.
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Technical Trend Trading is one of the most practical and effective trading methods but it is also a skill that you will never get to learn in business school. Find out why technical trend trading is so simple yet powerful compared to the many complex and tedious strategies preached by Wall Street Gurus. Learn and apply the complete Technical Trend Trading system to grow yourself from a newbie trader to a proficient trader, and then into a profitable trader.
- You will feel enlightened about how the financial market truly works, contrary to what you have been taught in the business school
- You will be equipped with a complete system to kick-start your trading journey on a solid foundation
- You will feel motivated to dive deeper into world of Technical Trend Trading and learn how to integrate the complete process of this trading method into your daily life as a part-time retail trader
What You Will Learn In This Course
THE FOUNDATION OF A PROFICIENT TRADER
Recapping “Technical Trend Trading: An Introduction”
- Recall the key principles and strategies that you learnt during the free introductory seminar
- Reinforce this basic foundation that you have built before moving on to more advanced trading knowledge
Establishing your trading psychology & beliefs
- Explore the more in-depth trading beliefs and trading bias that you might have
- Learn how to overcome flawed biases and reinforce correct beliefs
Determining your available resources & trading objectives
- Take stock of the resources that you have to invest (time, capital, effort etc)
- Determine realistic trading objectives that you want to achieve (losses, profits, drawdown etc)
- Resources + Objective worksheets will be provided
THE ART OF TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Understanding the nature of price trends
- Learn the market’s psychology behind price movements and how to use it to your advantage
Learning Japanese Candlestick charts
- Master the different candlestick patterns to identify potential reversal and continuation of price trends
Familiarizing yourself with price charts patterns
- Identify the different types of price chart patterns to reversal and continuation price chart patterns so that you can be on the right trend
Mastering technical indicators and chart overlays
- Understand how the commonly used technical indicators and overlays work
- Learn how to use them to help you establish the direction of the price trend
Trading setups for short term swing trader vs long term position trader
- The various triggers you can utilize to initiate either shorter term swing trading position or a long term position trading idea
- FREE access to Traderwave Web Charting Application will be provided
THE SCIENCE BEHIND A PROFITABLE TRADING SYSTEM
Building a trading plan
- Setting the step-by-step process of what you need to do even before you decide what to trade
- Trading plan worksheet will be provided
Having a risk management plan
- Determine where to put your stop loss
- Decide whether a trade is worth taking by studying its risk-reward ratio profile
Knowing when to take a profit
- Learn how to set a profit target
- Find a way to let your profit run
Setting your money management rules
- Establish how much of your capital to risk in any trade
- Size your trade to ensure your risk is contained within your comfort zone
Executing your trades efficiently and effectively
- Find the right stock brokers for your needs
- Know the different types of orders to use to execute your strategy
- Decide whether you should trade using cash or margin
THE NATURE OF A SUCCESSFUL TRADING BUSINESS
Reviewing your trading strategy
- Record the trading details whenever you open or close any trades
- Review your closed trades to identify the trading issues that you have
- Refine your trading plan and strategy if need be
- Trading records spreadsheet will be provided
Exploring Trading as a Career
- Know what your options are if you are determined to pursue a trading related career
Asking yourself if you are serious enough to build a successful trading business
- How you should prepare yourself to get into the mindset of building a truly profitable trading business
Philip Teo is the Founder and CEO of Traderwave Pte Ltd, a financial technology company that offers a financial market technical analysis web application to global retail and professional traders, to help them shortlist, analyze and monitor their trade ideas from any computer that has internet access. Prior to his entrepreneurship endeavor, Philip served as the Chief Technical Analyst for OCBC Investment Research for 7 years, during which he offered his technical advisory services on global stocks, indices, forex and commodities to OCBC trading representatives, as well as their retail, premium and private clients.
Philip’s technical analysis reports were frequently quoted by various business news providers like Bloomberg, Dow Jones and The Edge. He also had the opportunity to present in “Crash Course”, a TV show hosted by Steven Chia of Channel NewsAsia, to teach CNA viewers how to use technical analysis to make investment decisions. During his tenure with OCBC, Philip also conducted trading seminars on a regular basis to many thousands of OCBC customers, with the aim of educating them on the importance and the know-how of applying technical analysis techniques in trading the financial markets.
Following his graduation from Nanyang Technological University with a degree in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Philip worked in the engineering field for about three years before making a career switch into the finance industry. Subsequently, by a stroke of luck, he was exposed to technical analysis in his job as an investment analyst and has not looked back ever since. He is now a passionate advocator of using technical analysis as the main tool to analyze and trade the financial markets.
With effect from January 2016, Singaporeans aged 25 years and above who received their SkillsFuture Credit account activation letter will be eligible for an initial credit of $500 which can be used to pay for course fees for a range of eligible courses. SkillsFuture credits can be used for this course.
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