San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Some Common Mistakes of Traders and How to Avoid Them
“In the world of finance, risk management refers to the practice of identifying potential risks in advance, analysing them and taking precautionary steps to reduce/curb the risk.” – The Economic Times
It is easy to read up on the definitions of risk management but do you know the real implications of risk on your trading?
Find out more through the eyes of our Trading Strategist, Samuel Wong, a trader who has experienced the risks himself, and learn how to apply risk management in your trade plan.
This session will cover:
- The rules of risk management
- The trading discipline
- Importance of a trade plan
- Basic technical analysis
Suitable for: Beginners
Samuel Wong has been actively engaging in financial stockbroking for more than 19 years. Currently, he assumes the role of Trading Strategist with OCBC Securities, backed by his rich experience as an Institutional Sales Trader with the OCBC Securities Institutional team from 2003 to 2014. Samuel was also a former Head Trader (Vice President) heading the Trading Principal & Investment team at CIMB Bank, as well as Vice President for the Institutional Sales Team at Man Financial (S).
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