Sales & Trading Bootcamp

Sales & Trading Bootcamp

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Course content

CHAPTER 1: Economics 101

Introduction to macro fundamentals

Introduction to monetary policy

US Federal Reserve explained

Fiscal and monetary policy explained

Economics terminology explained

Trading glossary

CHAPTER 2: Introduction to Equity Markets

What are equity markets?

Investment strategies

Market structure

Know Your Index: DAX 30

Know Your Index: Euro Stoxx 50

Know Your Index: FTSE 100

Know Your Index: S&P 500

Know Your Index: Nasdaq 100

Know Your Index: DJIA 30

Earnings Season

CHAPTER 7: Trading the News

Introduction to trading the news

Preparation & understanding the news

How to approach trading economic data

Trading a monetary policy event

Know your economic data

Reading market sentiment

How to use Twitter for trading

Know your central bankers

Meet the experts

Anthony Cheung

Anthony has worked at the forefront of news and analysis for over a decade specialising in providing breaking news to proprietary traders across the world. Anthony now heads up the trading arm of Amplify and provides daily analysis to our in-house and remote traders from our London trading floor.

In the 'introduction to trading' course, Anthony will delve into some of the ways in which he monitors news and rumours in the market and how best to prepare for your trading sessions. This is a crucial skill to take advantage of current market volatility.

Piers Curran

Piers gained recognition as one of the largest intra-day traders in the futures market, trading fixed income spreads, currencies, commodities and equity future as a senior trader for US firm GHTC. Piers is a respected voice within the industry and can often be seen on tier-1 financial news providers such as CNBC.

In our 'introduction to trading' course, Piers will breakdown macroeconomics into an easy to understand module and explain the importance of central bank monetary policy. He will also deliver sessions on technical analysis, trading processes and risk management.

Sam North

Sam started his trading career in 2014. He was successfully backed by Amplify after completion of his training and traded a live futures account before joining a small hedge fund trading systematic intraday strategies across asset classes. Sam returned to Amplify full-time in 2015 and now acts as a senior mentor for the traders

William de Lucy

Will has over a decade of institutional trading experience and takes responsibility of leading the risk management of the Amplify team. His speciality is in behavioural finance and trading psychology and works closely with the traders at Amplify to help them perform to the best of their abilities. 

Will shall be delivering the trading psychology chapter in our 'introduction to trading' course. He has a wealth of knowledge in this area and helps mentor performance from new traders up to highly experienced asset managers.


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89 Lessons included in this course