The Truth About Trading
with Nick Leeson
Nick Leeson is going to be speaking at NovaUCD, where he will talk about his early career including the events that led to him become the original “Rogue Trader”.
He will also speak about why he has joined Bizintra and become a trading educator.
The explosion of retail trading in recent years has given him cause for concern and he wishes to share some of his knowledge with those interested in learning how to trade and to give realistic expectations to new traders. If you want to hear about Nick’s story and how to best approach trading for yourself, this event cannot be missed.
Nick Leeson is the infamous trader that contributed to the fall of Barings Bank. His trading career went from earning over 10% of the worldwide profits of Britain's oldest merchant bank to ending up in a Singaporean jail. Nick will give the honest account of the "Rogue Trader" story.
Technological improvements have brought the world of trading to everyone with an internet connection. Retail trading has exploded in recent years giving rise to new brokerages and trading educators like Bizintra. Nick will explain the fundamentals of what retail trading is.
As this growth continued, the trading world became notorious with scam brokers, and new traders were being fooled into believing they could become millionaires overnight. Nick will discuss the dangers and benefits of becoming a retail trader as well as dispel some of the myths that proliferate the industry.
Bizintra was founded to provide transparent, high quality trading education to everyone. Nick has joined Bizintra to provide his knowledge and expertise to new students. Nick will explain how Bizintra's approach to trading education is fundamentally different to the industry norm.