The Financial Trading Analysis (FTA) course is a short Masters-level introduction to finance for individuals who have an interest in risk management and trading and want to learn about financial markets and how they operate. It has been developed by FXStreet for University of Essex Online.
Have you ever sat watching a chart and, despite your best analysis, not been able to understand what is driving the market? Have you ever been suddenly stopped out, or been in a winning trade only for price to turn against you?
Last Friday Gus Farrow, FX analyst and news editor for FXstreet.com, went to London to take the CMT Level 1 exam and passed! CMT stands for Chartered Market Technician, and is the study of Technical Analysis. It covers a lot of theory and definition at this level. Next up is Level 2 which is focused on the application of theory into practice.