Archive for May, 2012


Wednesday 30th May 2012 ~ ECB Says No To Bankia

May 30th, 2012

7:10am  ~  Looks like another sunny day for us in the UK, and I’m in Suffolk for next few days and taking advantage of the glorious weather taking my boat down the coast for a quite sail today. Plan is to met with some friends at the harbour at 9am and aim to be back [...]

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My Daily Trading Target

May 30th, 2012

Strangely, the question I was asked last week more than any other was – “How come you nearly always reach your daily target….?” It would seem that there are many people still out there who are struggling to get some consistency in their trading, and have a few days of profits before going back into [...]

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Tuesday 29th May 2012 ~ ECB Steps In To Save Bankia

May 29th, 2012

09:05am  ~  Good morning to you all, I’m back home in Chelmsford now, having arrived here late last night after a long-weekend away – it was my girlfriend’s birthday, so I took her away for a surprise trip to London as she requested a long time ago. I had an relatively early start today even [...]

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Monday 28th May 2012 ~ U.S. ‘Memorial-Day’ Holiday

May 28th, 2012

08:15am  ~  Good morning to you all, I hope you’ve had a nice relaxing weekend ?  In the United States they have their ‘Memorial-Day’  holiday — so the U.S. markets are all closed, which means low volumes for European trading today. It is best to stay away from the markets and instead you can extend [...]

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Friday 25th May 2012 ~ Summer Has Arrived In The UK

May 25th, 2012

9:25am  ~  At last we have some summer weather now, and I am off to London this morning – firstly for a meeting with an old friend to talk about a possible property deal and then spend the rest of the weekend up there with the girlfriend, although it’s a complete (birthday) surprise for her [...]

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Skype Chat With Me Face-To-Face

May 21st, 2012

If you are interested in getting your trading back on track – let’s talk face-to-face about the challenges you’re facing in learning to trade the markets. Whatever your past experience is, and no matter how long you’ve been trying to become profitable in the markets, I can help you. Contact me to organise a time [...]

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Friday 18th May 2012 ~ Credit Ratings Cut On 16 Spanish Banks

May 18th, 2012

9:15am  ~   What promised to be an early (and quiet) night yesterday turned to be a bit of a surprise. I ended up getting back here at 2:30am this morning after a bit of an impromptu party in the Swan Hotel last night. I am not feeling great this morning, and I’ve now got [...]

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Thursday 17th May 2012 ~ Is The Euro Break Up A Certainty ?

May 17th, 2012

8:25am  ~  Well it looks more likely that a Euro break-up is on the cards, you can read about the reasons why HERE. Back here in the cottage, I’ve had a nice lie-in this morning and the plan is to take my sailing boat out this morning with a couple of old chums to see [...]

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Wednesday 16th May ~ Bond Yields Up Again

May 16th, 2012

10:20am  ~  Latest European news can be read here, you can see the thoughts of Capital Spread’s boss, Simon Denham. He does sum up the market quite well every day, reading his comment is a good way to start your trading day. Although I had a late night here, I did not sleep particularly well [...]

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Tuesday 15th May 2012 ~ Back In The UK For Me

May 15th, 2012

7:15am  ~   Good morning to you all, I arrived back at Stansted Airport late last night after a few delays caused by easyJet booking too many people onto our flight – I really must try to wean myself off cheap flight operators and get back to British Airways and Virgin. The trouble is they [...]

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