Just like in many other fields, when it comes to the financial industry, graduates with a finance degree or an MBA are a dime a dozen. If you are one of them, this does not imply that you will be unemployed, but your dream job might be less attainable then you might imagine and don’t be surprised when applying for a job at a bank you might see someone else hired who studied in other fields than finance.Read more “How to stand out in the ever-growing crowd of finance graduates?”
Monday, we kicked off our weekly strategy session with a discussion about the difference between a successful trade and successful trading and what are the fundamental components of each one of them. These are concepts
To all our students and alumni: we will not rest until you have succeeded and become a profitable trader. We will continue to provide you with the education you need as well as the coaching and resources that are required to be successful in this game.
You can come to our offices forever and retake whatever programs we offer as many times as you want for free.Read more “The IOTAF promise”
The Institute of Trading and Finance, as you already know, is an elite trading school that fosters student success through intensive three-month formations, one-on-one mentorships, and access to top-of-the-line facilities, technology, and a community of 300+ students. Over the last few years, we’ve been able to transform the average person, some with no financial market knowledge, into not only market experts, but also profitable traders. However, before ever teaching our students on executing quality buy or sell orders, we make sure that their understanding of financial markets is up to par with that of a professional.Read more “Introducing the Financial Markets Certificate”
Our student traders and recent graduates had a special treat last night. They could experience a rare market moving event, the midterm elections’ night at the IOTAF trading floor.
As day traders, trading economic events is our bread and butter, depending on the product we trade, every week there are several opportunities to make money from data announcements. These trades usually happen very fast, we get the data, we compare it to the market expectations and based on other numbers, news, and technical analysis, we can enter the market with a profit target and a stop loss in mind.Read more “Midterm elections at IOTAF”
You might wonder what does a picture of a Big Mac is doing on the website of a trading school? No, it’s not about the Big Mac Index, that humorous way of measuring the purchasing power parity between two currencies published by the Economist every year since 1986.Read more “Oversize your trading skills”