The Armchair Trader has developed this Trading for Beginners Guide alongside experienced trading coach Chris Tubby in order to provide new traders with the knowledge required to build success.
- Decide on your career stop loss
- Market Terminology
- How do I start?
- What do I need to know?
- How much free time do I have, and when?
- What are my interests?
- What type of trader will I become?
- The need to practice
- How to build a trading plan and why
- Which broker should I use?
- Which trading system should I use?
- When do I know I am ready?
#2 Trading for Beginners: Market Terminology
Understand the jargon used in the markets and by traders
#4 Trading for Beginners: What do I need to know
Fundamentals (macro), technical analysis, risk management, trading techniques, trading psychology
#6 Trading for Beginners: What are my interests?
Play to your strengths, trade the instruments that excite you
#7 Trading for Beginners: What type of trader will I become?
How my personality will influence my trading?
#9 Trading for Beginners: How to build a trading plan and why
A trading plan is simply a set of rules to help try and keep you safe
#11 Trading for Beginners: Which trading system should I use?
Do you need a powerful platform with loads of functionality or something simpler?
When do I know I am ready?
Be honest with yourself, this is not the time to charge in