Elder, Alexander

Alex is a professional trader based in New York City.  He is the author of 11 books, including Trading for a Living (1996) and Come into My Trading Room (Barron’s 2002 Book of the Year). His extensive experience as a psychiatrist has provided him with unique insight into the psychology of trading. Dr Elder’s books, articles, and software reviews have established him as one of today’s leading experts on trading.  He continues to trade and is a sought-after speaker at conferences the world over.

Learn how to strip market trends and trading ranges down to their bare essentials ? view Dr Elder?s favourite trading patterns. See how to combine market analysis with money management ? to control risk and boost performance. Master the simple but essential art of record-keeping: trading without a diary is like shaving without a mirror. This will be a practical class: Dr Elder will walk you through his diaries of several recent trades and show how to plan for the week ahead. You?ll leave this class with an improved grasp of trading.