New FTMO Traders talk about their Evaluation process

“It’s called a challenge because it’s going to challenge you.” That’s the feedback we received from one of our new FTMO Traders.  Learn some useful tips, tricks and observations of traders who battled in our Evaluation process to reach their FTMO Accounts. Congratulations to all! Trader Etienne – “Focus on yourself, get some market experience, […]

Risk Management in Trading

It goes without saying that risk management is the most important part of trading. Although most traders think they are losing money in trading because of flaws in their trading strategy, the truth is that in most cases they are not using proper risk management. In this article, we will cover everything you need to […]

Risk-on vs Risk-off

Risk-on and Risk-off are fundamental components of market sentiment that reflect on the mood and risk tolerance of market participants.  What do they mean and how can you interpret them in your trading? We will explore that in this article. Risk-on vs Risk-off   Risk-on and Risk-off are market sentiments where traders and investors are […]

FTMO Traders feedback – April edition

Trading is not easy. In fact, it is a very difficult and demanding profession. Those who succeed must have the necessary skills and experience to battle the ever-changing markets, control risk and master their own psychology. In this article, we share the valuable feedback of a few selected FTMO Traders who successfully passed the FTMO […]

Core principles of an effective trading day

A proper trading day is sometimes quite boring. Traders should be ready for any scenario that could happen and as a good practice, it is wise to consider a little room for error of any kind. Experienced traders deal with things in advance, not when they occur. It does not sound like the funniest profession in […]

Are you the next FTMO Trader?

The last day of March is here and as always, we bring you your regular dose of inspiration in a form of traders who successfully reached their FTMO Accounts connected to our Prop Trading Firm. Congratulations to those who passed!  Trader Shane – “Trading is the ultimate test of one’s emotions and you find out […]

Never risk more than 1% – FTMO Trader

“Never risk more than 1%” – that’s the advice one of our new FTMO Traders shares. Take a few moments and enjoy the article which is filled with inspiration from traders who successfully passed the FTMO Evaluation Process and are now trading for our proprietary trading firm. Trader Bas – “Be patient and let the […]

3 Reasons Why You Should Trade For A Proprietary Trading Firm

Retail trading, and trading in general,  is often an underestimated profession. Not only that you are risking your own hard-earned money, but you are also your own boss. Although many people say that “being your own boss” is the best thing about trading, it is actually very tough. You must always keep your risk and […]

New FTMO Traders joining us this March

Just as every week, even this Wednesday we bring you feedback from our new FTMO Traders who recently joined our ranks. What is it like going through the FTMO Evaluation Process?  Trader Talal – “It’s life-changing.” How did you manage your emotions when you were in a losing trade? Patience and managing risk furthermore, and […]

Stop trading for money!

Why do you trade? This is a question someone probably asked you in the past. Or maybe you even asked that yourself. The motivation of most traders is usually the same – money. Money is always the most important aspect of trading. This raises the question if trading purely for monetary gain and chasing profits […]