Develop an Edge

Developing a Strategy

Following on from the previous post, a little food for thought to help you get started with developing your own advantages. Over the years, many people have tried to beat the game, some have succeeded,[…]

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Tipsters

Tipsters?

Some earn as much as 30% commission from your losing bets. No surprise then really that a lot of their bets are “long-shots” with virtually no chance of winning. Simply put, they do not care,[…]

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Knowledge is Power

Knowledge is Power!

There at many routes to becoming a professional trader, as well as various skills which need to be developed in order to become successful. The more you research a subject, the easier it becomes to[…]

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"Never test the depth of the river with both feet" - Warren Buffet

Defining your risk

No matter which trading books you read or professional traders you follow via websites and social media, they all scream one thing “Discipline is Key”. On the surface, in the videos you watch, trading looks[…]

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a man for all markets

A man for all markets

Aside from being a fantastic story about the author’s life, there are various lessons which can be learned from it. There has always been a widespread debate “which is more important? A book or experience?” My[…]

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Avoiding Tilt

Avoiding “Tilt”

Prevention is always better than the cure, saving you a lot of wasted time, lost money and grief if you learn to spot the warning signs ahead of time. To avoid it, you must learn[…]

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Bookies v Exchange

Bookies v Exchange

Surf the net and you’ll find endless reports of bookies restricting accounts, banning people altogether, and even worse: reneging on the pay-out. Social media is one of the main places to find people venting their[…]

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