Villagra, David

David Villagra started his career during the tech boom of 1999, working first at Bankers Trust and then Deutsche Bank, which set the scene for his focus in analysing charts, using price action and volume analysis. Thanks to his extensive skill and expertise in technical analysis, he has led education divisions for some of the world’s largest FX and CFD firms, running live seminars and online workshops for new and experienced traders alike. With more than 17 years’ experience spanning both the retail and interbank money markets, Villagra has built strong relationships within the private client and high-net-worth sectors, advising traders on how to build a robust trading system that focused on the FX markets.

Price spikes offer a unique opportunity for experienced traders with an in-depth understanding of how to take advantage of market volatility, however many novice traders remain unaware of the risk involved. During this session David will help you understand how you can exploit price inefficiencies after a spike occurs in order to identify low-risk entries and better align your setups with market direction.

David will cover the origin and anatomy of a price spike and how to use them to your advantage
• The risks involved when trading highly volatile price spikes
• Exploiting price inefficiencies after a spike occurs and using them to your advantage
• Probabilities of gaps being filled and how to align your trade setups with the most likely direction afterward

Improve your trading strategy and learn how to become a successful FX and CFD trader.

An understanding of price action enables us to analyse markets in real time as price moves. In this session David  will show us some of his favourite price action structures and patterns he personally uses for his own trading in the FX markets to achieve a higher rate of probability and success. These price action behaviours are commonly found in all tradeable markets. 

In this session David Villagra defines price action for us, discussing its advantages over technical indicators. David will share with us his preferred price action strategies he uses in FX trading which are also applicable to stock trading. Find out if price action works in all markets.