Hedge Fund Masters: How Top Hedge Fund Traders Set Goals, Overcome Barriers, and Achieve Peak Performance by Ari Kiev

My Views Ari Kiev is a Psychiatrist and he uses his experience in this area to help Hedge Fund traders achieve Peak Performance trading. This book is a collection of interviews with top traders alongside his Ari’s comments on how these traders should improve. While this is a collection of interviews, this book is quite different…

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Trading Emotions: Part 2 – 5 Simple Control Mechanisms

This is Part 2 of a 2 part series to “Control Your Emotions”. Please click here to see Part 1 of the series. As mentioned in part 1, traders need to take control of their own Emotions. For some of you, this seems like an impossible task, especially if you’re a very emotional person. Hence, do not…

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Video: You’ve Got to be Hungry to Succeed!! by Les Brown

Let’s end the month with some very inspirational video(s) by Les Brown. If you want to succeed, hear what he has to say. Enjoy!!  

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Trading Emotions: Part 1 – Take Control of Your Emotions or It might Control You

This is Part 1 of a 2 part series to “Control Your Emotions”. Take Control of Your Emotions or It might Control You That’s right. Emotions are one of the Biggest Threat to many novice traders. When you get emotional, the chances are, EMOTIONS COULD TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR DECISIONS. If you disagree, then ask…

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Video: Top 10 Motivational Quotes by Steve Jobs

As always, Steve Jobs is ever so inspiring. Enjoy the video!

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Why are you Trading?

I recently met up with an old buddy over coffee to catch up with old times. He is also a trader but he is an institutional trader who is currently on a career break. In the midst of our discussion, he asked me, “What are you trying to achieve?” We chatted for a bit but…

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Way of the Turtle: The Secret Methods that Turned Ordinary People into Legendary Traders

My Views Hear what the original Turtle – Curtis Faith – have to say about becoming a professional Trader. Curtis and a team of traders were the first few traders who turn professional and were previously just ordinary people with non-financial background. Description “We’re going to raise traders just like they raise turtles in Singapore.”…

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Video: The Happy Secret to More Positivity

Very interesting way of looking at Happiness. I made a slight tweak to the orginal title of “The happy secret to better work”. Anyway, hope you’ll enjoy the video. And remember to be HAPPY!!

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Exit Management Conquers Randomness

The Financial Market is a Random and unpredictable place filled up with lots of surprises. Some are good surprises and some are less great. Yet, many Novice Traders constantly like to “Think” that they know the market and they trade it with high expectations that it’ll head in their direction. Ha… Guess what happens to…

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Forex Patterns and Probabilities: Trading Strategies for Trending and Range-Bound Markets by Ed Ponsi

My View Ed talks about Trading Psychology and he shares some of his Trading Systems in the book. This is a good book for new to intermediate traders as he talks about basic mechanics of trading. Description While most books on trading deal with general concepts and shy away from specifics, Forex Patterns and Probabilities…

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