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Diary of a Currency Trader: A simple strategy for foreign exchange trading and how it is used in practice by Samuel J. Rae

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Chapter Three: My Trading Diary

Having outlined the way I trade, I am now ready to start my live trading diary. I have been trading the strategy I will use in the diary for a number of years and over these years I have seen reliable long-term gains. In this diary I will record three months of trading from January 2012 through to March 2012.

For reference purposes, I have included in the Appendix the 2011 charts for the three major pairs I trade throughout.

These gains are of course intertwined with periods of draw down and so it impossible to state with any certainty whether or not my strategy, applied over the period in question, will produce a net profit or a net loss. What I can assure you is that I will present complete transparency for ...

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