[QUIZ] Does Trading Stress You?

[QUIZ] Does Trading Stress You?

Many aspiring traders put themselves through unnecessary pain in the attempt to become consistent traders. The stress, sometimes, becomes unbearable. I have witnessed nervous breakdowns amongst other things…and more often than not it is simply because the person cannot admit to himself/herself that trading is just...
Weekly Game Plan 18 Sep 17

Weekly Game Plan 18 Sep 17

With no significant news over the weekend, market should be muted into the Wellington open also considering the bank holiday in Japan. The main event this week is the FOMC decision (statement/dot plot/press conference) on Wednesday. The other main focus will be BoJ and UK PM May’s...
What Does Money Mean To You?

What Does Money Mean To You?

In our modern society, money has become the number one stressor, ranked higher than work, health, or children. Most people are attracted to trading following the idea that it’s a way to increase wealth. But does the story really end there? What is wealth? You may not know...
Gold – Bullish but setback potential

Gold – Bullish but setback potential

A 10 year rally in GOLD throughout the 2000’s has stalled:,  but with deteriorating sentiment between 2011 and 2015 attracting buyers back to the market from close to 1087.5, a key 50% correction to the gains. Last year’s bounce has also stalled, – ahead of 1421.2,...