This article originally appeared in FutureSource’s Fast Break Newsletter, where Craig Turner is a regular contributor on various futures trading topics. For many traders, the Psychology of Trading can be the greatest hurdle they need to overcome in order to be successful. At Daniels Trading, one of our primary goals is to help self-directed online… Read more.
Tips & Strategies
Learn what the 3 main risks of using a discount futures broker can be. It’s important to understand there are additional factors, beyond commission, that can significantly impact the “cost” of your trading. And regardless of your trading experience, the online futures broker that boasts the lowest commission rates may not be the most appropriate option for you.
Online futures trading platforms give individuals equal access to the futures markets, whether you’re a first time futures trader or experienced hedge fund manager.
In this article, I’ll discuss six risk management methods investors may not normally consider but should be actively practicing while trading in the futures market. Properly managing one’s risk may not reap bountiful profits in and of itself, but in my experience, it ensures that your short-term trading doesn’t result in short-term involvement in the markets.