Diploma in Financial Trading…

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The Diploma in Financial Trading is aimed at active traders and consumers who have suffered from painful losses in third party investments in the Stock Markets, Foreign Exchange and Commodities and now wish to take charge of their own Trading Strategies and trade independently.

The course covers the primary principles of Trading used by Market Professionals.

The course is presented by our team of in-house traders and lecturers. Peter Brown, co-founder of IIFT, who has shared platforms with Nick Leeson, David McWilliams, Shane Ross TD and Constantin Gurdgiev to name a few, is the primary lecturer on the course. 

At no extra cost following completion of the course, you will have the opportunity for continued support and mentoring at our monthly live Trading Days for 12 months.

The course is ideal for individuals who wish to develop a new Tax Free source of supplementary or full time income. The course is structured for beginners and experienced traders alike, to develop the critical skills and disciplines to improve trading performance.

Course Requirements

A keen interest in financial markets and a basic knowledge of trading.
Tuesdays or Thursdays: 6.30pm-8.30pm for 8 weeks. Plus One year of mentorship
IIFT Office, 26 Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2.
Cost = €950
Call to Book: 01 6644034

Course Content

Introduction to trading
• Learning what trading is really about.
• What it entails
• Requirements to develop earning potential
Risk Management
• Utilising your capital without exposing it to volatile swings
How The Markets Work
• Learning the inside track into how professional participants work the markets
Fundamental Analysis
• The development and maintenance of a macroeconomic view of the markets
Technical Analysis
• Advanced technical analysis techniques, essential in successful trading
Trading Strategies
• Professional trading strategies and techniques
Analysing Economic Data
• Economic news – how to interpret it and how to react
• Entry and Exit principles and techniques
Personalised Trading Strategies
• Strategies that suit your lifestyle
The Psychology of Trading
• Living with trading, the techniques that keep stress to a minimum
Trade Station Set Up
• Best Practice
Advanced Trading Techniques 1
• Gap Play trading techniques
Advanced Trading Techniques 2
• Trend catcher trading techniques
Advanced Trading Techniques 3
• Range trading trade techniques

Access for One year to all live trading days (3rd Friday of every month).

CPD Accreditation

This course has received formal approval for CPD hours for QFA, CUA, CUG, LCOI, Chartered Bankers/CeB, LIA, Institute of Bankers (including Registered Stockbrokers). Please see main website for details of CPD code and hours accredited by LIA.

About Dublin Business School:

This diploma course is presented in association with Dublin Business School.

Dublin Business School (DBS) is the largest independent third level institution in Ireland and provides a comprehensive range of undergraduate, graduate, professional and executive education programmes. The School, which was originally known as Accountancy and Business College, was established in 1975 to provide evening courses for students preparing for the examinations of the professional accounting bodies.

In 2003, Dublin Business School was acquired by Kaplan, Inc., the education division of The Washington Post Company. Kaplan, Inc. is a world leader in education, serving more than one million students per year in over 600 locations in 37 countries.