Market technician, analyst and trader with over 25 years experience in global equity, forex and futures markets. Former sales trader to hedge funds/institutions, research analyst, prop trader, buy-side head of desk. Grass looks greener here.
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I first started trend following 18 years ago. I wanted to know who was succeeding and what they were doing. My broker told me the most successful client of his company was a dentist who trend followed.
Investing part-time will help lead to wealth accumulation and financial freedom. That's why I do it and aspire to help others do the same. I follow the CAN SLIM methodology.
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