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NAME: Thomas
USERNAME: Old Tom
BIO: Retired Chartered Scientist who worked for NHS Scotland in Biomedical Sciences (Microbiology). Wife 4 Kids 3 Grand Kids. Now interested in FT.
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Hi AngeloI wish you all the best for your future trading.Cur 1 month ago REPLY TO Introduce Yourself
HiDo you ever get the impression - you are wasting your time 6 months ago REPLY TO Forex Trading: US Economic Indicators for Better Trading
There are many suitable ways, and they can all prove to be p 6 months ago REPLY TO Why Analysis is important?
The 3 you mention, I have used. With MA I have used medium t 6 months ago REPLY TO Which Technical Indicators to Use?
Not if you are in the USA, at the moment anyway with CFDs.Wh 6 months ago REPLY TO Everyone Can Trade Online
I think the simple answer is no.Contact your mentor. 8 months ago REPLY TO LTCT doubts
Bananas 8 months ago REPLY TO US Elections and Markets: How will they react?
I started trading the UTP system early 2016, but I have temp 8 months ago REPLY TO Are you making a profit or loss using this system?
Hi folksI have changed over to ETX from PipIndex, after find 8 months ago REPLY TO The PipIndex offer to move to ETX Capital
I think too many of us are prone to have a negative approach 10 months ago REPLY TO Effect of terrorism on Trading in USA and Canada
There is absolutely no reason for you not to use the word in 10 months ago REPLY TO The life of every trader
I totally concur with TradeMonkey on this.One of the biggest 10 months ago REPLY TO Effect of terrorism on Trading in USA and Canada
Hi folksAt this moment IBM isn't loosing me as much, USDCAD 11 months ago REPLY TO Your top picks for the next week
I think quite a lot about this, and quite often too.Not so l 11 months ago REPLY TO WTI, Brent diverging
Someone should tell him that doesn't work - before its too l 11 months ago REPLY TO The life of every trader
Sorry to have come in a bit late on this one, but just to le 11 months ago REPLY TO Your top picks for the next week
Reading books is something I seldom do. But many others read 11 months ago REPLY TO A Book every Trader should Read
I cannot disagree with your analysis. One never knows when w 11 months ago REPLY TO What would be the correct strategy for investing in US stocks currently?
To feel anything is to misunderstand what trading is about.O 11 months ago REPLY TO Japan's economy grows by 0.2% in June quarter
I think you are on the money with this one Amber. Just after 11 months ago REPLY TO The state of stimulus packages around the world
Have things changed?Maybe! 11 months ago REPLY TO Wht to do after FP is met
Hi BrianVW has certainly plunged today, but compared with th 11 months ago REPLY TO Volkswagen news - South Korea suspends sales of 80 models, levies $16 million fine
Hi BrianI am currently back in on a short, after taking a 2% 11 months ago REPLY TO WTI price movement
The only cautionary points I would make, are:    1 11 months ago REPLY TO Volume as an indicator - the complete guide to decoding and understanding volume
WOW!You don't ask for much Amber do you?Let me 1st assume, t 11 months ago REPLY TO Software needed for Technical Analysis
Certainly if you are trading the Nikkei 225 and/or any JPY c 11 months ago REPLY TO Bank of Japan enhances monetary stimulus
Hi AmberI think what you are referring to are alerts. If you 11 months ago REPLY TO Notifications for large price movements
Although it might not be a great idea to add instruments bas 11 months ago REPLY TO Time to Profit?
Thanks LewisThat is worth trying. 11 months ago REPLY TO Time to Profit?
These two currencies can be affected by lots of things. Some 11 months ago REPLY TO What next for EURUSD?
This is purely a personal opinion, so don't be swayed by it 11 months ago REPLY TO Netflix stock - is it a good choice for contrarian buying?
I agree totally with Mike on this one. The more diversified 11 months ago REPLY TO Growth funds vs blue-chip funds
17% month on month - WOW!This looks like a Ponzi scheme.&nbs 11 months ago REPLY TO 17% profits per month for 3 years, is it at all possible?
OKSo what trades are you looking at then folks?I'm short WTI 11 months ago REPLY TO Your hot pick for the coming week
Again this is a bit of: How long is a piece of string!The ma 11 months ago REPLY TO My ideal time frame
I see this more as an idea. In practice I don't think it has 1 year ago REPLY TO Correlations - OIL vs CADJPY
I suppose the simple answer to that is no.It is virtually im 1 year ago REPLY TO Any good trading system that has high success rate?
Very wise words Liam, and I hope we all pay attention to the 1 year ago REPLY TO One fatal mistake that you must avoid while trading
Hi brian-coolI'm afraid the "answer" has to be: - How long i 1 year ago REPLY TO Four hours daily to trading - is that good enough?
I agree ralph123 - it is likely to be range-bound for a whil 1 year ago REPLY TO GBP/USD Trades
Hi AmberReading between the lines, it appears you are an ine 1 year ago REPLY TO To earn $500 per month, how much money should I start trading with?
Hi BrianAbysmal! That's what Martingale is. If you are 1 year ago REPLY TO How good (or bad) is the Martingale way of trading?
I hope it isn't Mia, cause I'm short.What does your strategy 1 year ago REPLY TO Is this the right time to buy crude oil?
Hi LiamThere are very few things I would disagree about  1 year ago REPLY TO My experience - sometimes you have to lose first in order to win
Don't do it Mia!Not without buying a wig 1st. 1 year ago REPLY TO This is so true!
Hi MikewinnerA very concise logical review of the possible s 1 year ago REPLY TO Markets to fall (at least slightly) after upcoming Fed monetary policy meeting – my view
Hi EmmajonesI believe some do and some don't. To me it sound 1 year ago REPLY TO No stop-loss while trading!
Hi ralph123It all depends on what type of trading you're doi 1 year ago REPLY TO When you trade, do you listen to any music?
Hi FolksI used to quite often keep a triggered trade even wi 1 year ago REPLY TO Time to Profit?
Good to hear you are back aberdeen.Don't let the B******ds g 1 year ago REPLY TO Brexit loss. I have just lost 5% of my account!
Hi mccoywajmuAre you based in USA, and therefore trading FX 1 year ago REPLY TO Profit on initial balance
Hi all1st: I totally agree with you Ross2021, that Seaforth 1 year ago REPLY TO Brexit loss. I have just lost 5% of my account!
I must also agree with you, Tgomezz, that not enough pe 1 year ago REPLY TO Looking for a Trading Partner
Hi Fibs are relevant in all of life. They are a re 1 year ago REPLY TO Looking for a Trading Partner
Silver on the rise over the last few weeks (also Gold) 1 year ago REPLY TO Silver on long term and correlation to other metals
Hi folksCopper gave me a slight profit recently (win on EWT; 1 year ago REPLY TO When will HGCopper make its move
Hi TgomezzzBefore I took up the UTP, I used to trade using m 1 year ago REPLY TO Looking for a Trading Partner
Hi StephI don't think your strategy is necessarily a bad one 1 year ago REPLY TO Profit on initial balance
Yep LewisThis was not a time to leave those pending orders i 1 year ago REPLY TO How did Brexit effect you?
Hi folksI stayed up to watch the results as they came in. At 1 year ago REPLY TO Brexit loss. I have just lost 5% of my account!
Glad to hear I'm not the only one following the copper trail 1 year ago REPLY TO When will HGCopper make its move
Hi folksThis has been a strange few days, with almost nothin 1 year ago REPLY TO Profit on initial balance
Hi again Lewis,I am not a tax expert, so anything I state he 1 year ago REPLY TO Declaring Profits each tax year (UK)
Hi LewisIf you are referring to the UTP strategy, then the r 1 year ago REPLY TO Amount of Risk
Hi LewisPersonally I will cross that bridge when I come to i 1 year ago REPLY TO Declaring Profits each tax year (UK)
Nine months later:It is not yet half way there, and is strug 1 year ago REPLY TO Will Oil Reach the 110 USD price again ?
Hi LewisI do agree with you that going through periods of dr 1 year ago REPLY TO Time to Profit?
Hi folksI didn't stay on demo very long (just a few weeks I 1 year ago REPLY TO Time to Profit?
Hi LewisI've been trading live for over 5 months. During tha 1 year ago REPLY TO Time to Profit?
Hi fruittreesI've been trading more than 5 months now, and h 1 year ago REPLY TO Last Theoretical Closed Trade=Tie??
Hi again aberdeenI think I see what you mean (the grayed out 1 year ago REPLY TO MT4 - not letting me make trades with certain stocks
Hi aberdeenI haven't seen anything like that before. What do 1 year ago REPLY TO MT4 - not letting me make trades with certain stocks
Hi @mrgeekThat sounds like a good solution if it possib 1 year ago REPLY TO Video interfering with other market threads
Hi fredericp64I'm glad your investments are doing well, but 1 year ago REPLY TO Did oil settle before an upward surge
I despairCan't the video section be on its own. Putting it a 1 year ago REPLY TO Daily Market Report - 17/05/2016
I despairCan't the video section be on its own. Putting it a 1 year ago REPLY TO A Film Every Trader Should See
Hi fredricp64The trading could be better, especially since I 1 year ago REPLY TO Did oil settle before an upward surge
China - Greece - Brexit - USA debt - Middle East - Oil - but 1 year ago REPLY TO China or Greece?
Hi @sofaspud Thanks for your reply.I have no problem pa 1 year ago REPLY TO Partially Closing Positions and The Trade Sizer
I think you need to learn more about the platform. What you 1 year ago REPLY TO Visual dashboard from the UFT Indicator - how to move it?
Has Greece gone bonkers again?I don't think the Germans care 1 year ago REPLY TO Greece parliament passed the bailout terms
WOWSoybean has gone way up today. 1 year ago REPLY TO Profit on initial balance
Hi VictoriaSorry I don't know anyone in Florence, but good l 1 year ago REPLY TO From Florence Italy
Hi folksIf you look at a thread in this category by Ray 1 year ago REPLY TO 21 days against rule
Hi @junkie USSoybean made quite a bit for one of our co 1 year ago REPLY TO Commodity Market - Any Insights from Experienced Traders?
Hi StephanTGreat news. I have been watching USSoybean as it 1 year ago REPLY TO Profit on initial balance
Hi allI continue to see little return, which isn't surprisin 1 year ago REPLY TO Profit on initial balance
Hi StephanTI've been trading with real capital for 3.5 month 1 year ago REPLY TO Profit on initial balance
Hi aligilWhat do you want to get in touch about? 1 year ago REPLY TO Am I ready for the Ultimate Traders Programme?
Hi TraderFXYou pose some good questions.The first thing to r 1 year ago REPLY TO Tightening my orders. How To!?
Just another update:Obviously WTI didn't make it, and I've h 1 year ago REPLY TO What Returns Are you Seeing?
Hello again TraderFXI'm glad your account manager eventually 1 year ago REPLY TO How to choose what operations to close?
I am now using them more than I ever used to, purely to unde 1 year ago REPLY TO Fibonacci and Trading
If you ask me this is a lot of volatility over very little s 1 year ago REPLY TO Volatility - how to use it?
Hi T.FXWhat exactly are the levels of your huge profits 1 year ago REPLY TO How to choose what operations to close?
Hi again FX manI hope your lack of contact with your account 1 year ago REPLY TO How to choose what operations to close?
We should be synchronized again. 1 year ago REPLY TO Time Change
Hi @Raymond I just wondered if you were still adhering 1 year ago REPLY TO UTP Traders - Stop Adjustment
Hi jgc1009I'm not in the US so I don't have that problem, bu 1 year ago REPLY TO So many restrictions
Hi TraderFXThe simple answer is that you close the most rece 1 year ago REPLY TO How to choose what operations to close?
Hi folksI'm back down to a small loss at the moment (0.28%). 1 year ago REPLY TO What Returns Are you Seeing?
Hi tooleyOur clocks change over The Easter Weekend.Happy tra 1 year ago REPLY TO Time Change
Good to know my portfolio isn't too big.Thanks TraderFX 1 year ago REPLY TO Is my Portfolio too big
I guess no one else is interested in doing this, but if you 1 year ago REPLY TO Partially Closing Positions and The Trade Sizer
Yes, this happened to me too a few days back. Luke reset the 1 year ago REPLY TO trade sizer problem
Where have all the flowers gone..............?It never cease 1 year ago REPLY TO A Book every Trader should Read
Hi GFIf that helps - good. I find myself setting up trades a 1 year ago REPLY TO looking for an equity correlated with US Soybean?
It has been a while since anyone posted here and I wondered 1 year ago REPLY TO What Returns Are you Seeing?
I eventually watched The Wolf of Wall Street. But, hey! not 1 year ago REPLY TO A Film Every Trader Should See
I don't know if any of you follow the courses from PipIndex 1 year ago REPLY TO Fibonacci and Trading
Hi GFI too am trading US soybean, but for me the time factor 1 year ago REPLY TO looking for an equity correlated with US Soybean?
Wow!I just did a search for reviews - and all it found was t 1 year ago REPLY TO What are Reviews?
Mmmm no reviews then! 1 year ago REPLY TO What are Reviews?
PSDo any of you know how to do (or make) a review? 1 year ago REPLY TO Important Economic Announcements
What makes this a trending thread?Until now the most recent 1 year ago REPLY TO Important Economic Announcements
Thanks tooleyIts good to know I wasn't hallucinating. I wish 1 year ago REPLY TO UTP Indicator problem
Hi @fredericp64 I certainly agree with you as far as oi 1 year ago REPLY TO Question about Chart Analysis - (26Feb2016) Crude Chart LTCT
Hi TigerI think your 2A is correct and point 3 is just befor 1 year ago REPLY TO Question about Point 2 in LTCT
Hi TigerSorry I read your older post 1st. 1 year ago REPLY TO Question about LTCT
Hi TigerYour LTCT indicates you cannot take the long EWT as 1 year ago REPLY TO Question about Chart Analysis - (26Feb2016) Crude Chart LTCT
Hi Trade TigerGlad to see you got a trading partner. As 1 year ago REPLY TO Looking for a Trading Partner
Me tooMy account manager said same thing. It happened at a b 1 year ago REPLY TO struggling to log onto trade sizer app
Hi Trade TigerI'm afraid this one's not for me, I prefer&nbs 1 year ago REPLY TO Looking for a Trading Partner
Hi AllJust an update:I am now making a small profit. Despite 1 year ago REPLY TO What Returns Are you Seeing?
Hi @MOM1993 The foundation will give you an insight to 1 year ago REPLY TO Am I ready for the Ultimate Traders Programme?
Since trading live over the past month I have found Fx the m 1 year ago REPLY TO How To Successfully Trade Currency Markets
The Big Short won a BAFTA tonight. 1 year ago REPLY TO A Film Every Trader Should See
Rules are rules, but who doesn't break them sometimes?In ret 1 year ago REPLY TO Can i still trade SMS if 6ATR rule fails?
Hi @aberdeen I get this too. As DarthV says,  1 year ago REPLY TO Adjusting pending orders
Surely there must be someone out there who has seen another 1 year ago REPLY TO A Film Every Trader Should See
Hi @Raymond and all others on this thread. Now that Ihs 1 year ago REPLY TO UTP Traders - Floating Profit
I always look forward to NFP days just for the intra-day vol 1 year ago REPLY TO Non Farm Payroll - a glass half full?
Hi FolksA couple of trades (Bund and Gold - both long) have 1 year ago REPLY TO Taking profits prior to hitting red out line
Until Geronimo comes back, I wouldn't advise it! 1 year ago REPLY TO Scalping??
Hi AllI have now been trading live for a month. Getting enou 1 year ago REPLY TO What Returns Are you Seeing?
Hi Iain @aberdeenI see what you mean.All FX,  1 year ago REPLY TO Good 24 hour markets to trade and other questions
Hi @CommunityFT VideosThe last I heard the Japanese currency 1 year ago REPLY TO Daily Market Report - 29/01/2016
Hi folksI just started trading live this month, initially wi 1 year ago REPLY TO What Instruments do you have in your portfolios?
Hi FoonamiI understand why you are regularly checking your t 1 year ago REPLY TO Taking profits prior to hitting red out line
Hi folksI haven't seen this problem on the Live system, but 1 year ago REPLY TO Trade Sizer Issue
Hi Foonami You have an entry point on a blue line ( tha 1 year ago REPLY TO Quick question on line outs
Hi FoonamiI have been trading about a month now, but I'm yet 1 year ago REPLY TO Taking profits prior to hitting red out line
Hi AberdeenI'm not sure what you mean by 24 hour markets. If 1 year ago REPLY TO Good 24 hour markets to trade and other questions
I would appreciate if all you folks could contribute to my p 1 year ago REPLY TO A Book every Trader should Read
HiFor those of you in the UK, This Week - a programme on BBC 1 year ago REPLY TO A Film Every Trader Should See
Hi @Woody07967 If you search under Forex, you'll see I' 1 year ago REPLY TO A Film Every Trader Should See
Hi allI have just started live trading, and gold was my 1st 1 year ago REPLY TO Gold/Xau/USD Analysis & Suggestions
Hi AnneI'm sure you will enjoy the UTP - I certainly did, an 1 year ago REPLY TO Brokerage for software? Which is best?
Hi JoeyI think Ultimate Trader has given the most accurate a 1 year ago REPLY TO Defining Over-trading : - From eager beavers to screen-watchers
Or perhapsVideo killed the radio star? 1 year ago REPLY TO Daily Market Report - 06/11/2015
Hi allDiversification is essential. Let me be clear I can't 1 year ago REPLY TO Diversified Portfolio
Hi @caroruit I recently discovered what my problem was. 1 year ago REPLY TO Changing from Demo to Live on MT4 platform
Hi everyoneI hope you all had a happy New Year (if it is you 1 year ago REPLY TO Fibonacci and Trading
Hi @caroruitI have just tried that, but it doesn't like it. 1 year ago REPLY TO Changing from Demo to Live on MT4 platform
Hi caroruitA marginal one, but I was using it mainly to prac 1 year ago REPLY TO What Returns Are you Seeing?
It took me a while to master LTCT, and I definitely would no 1 year ago REPLY TO daily checking of pending orders
Hi allI'm just about to start trading live in the new year, 1 year ago REPLY TO What Returns Are you Seeing?
Hi mastroIf MT4 worked for you before and you haven't recent 1 year ago REPLY TO Frozen market watch (MT4) and error message: off quotes
Hi SpadeychopsIt will be interesting to see if both of us ar 1 year ago REPLY TO Why do people stop posting?
Hi Sutton and JoshuaRather than pay £600, or there about, f 1 year ago REPLY TO Foundation Course Summary
@Raymond Did you make that post? If so what is the thre 1 year ago REPLY TO Trade management and Keep confidence
I would agree with junkie.It is never a good idea to invest 1 year ago REPLY TO Good time to invest in Gold ?
Thanks cappuccino for re-posting, I'm not going mad then.It 1 year ago REPLY TO UTP Strategy
Maybe someone could explain this, it baffles me:I got a repl 1 year ago REPLY TO UTP Strategy
Hi again Jskyblue737Sorry, I should have  1 year ago REPLY TO UTP Success Rate
Hi Jskyblue737I have tried asking this in a few different wa 1 year ago REPLY TO UTP Success Rate
@Raymond My account manager advises similar to yourself 1 year ago REPLY TO UTP Strategy
Hi Raymond et al,You were correct in your assertions about R 1 year ago REPLY TO UTP Strategy
Since it is now 10 days since the last "daily market report" 1 year ago REPLY TO Daily Market Report - 06/11/2015
I suspect there will be many equities that will gain, few th 1 year ago REPLY TO What effects will the terrorist attacks in Paris have on stocks?
I can't answer for RickSanz, to whom you refer, but that 9% 1 year ago REPLY TO UTP Strategy
I am about to start UTP tomorrow, but ultimately start live 1 year ago REPLY TO UTP Strategy
@Raymond Hi Raymond,Of course you are right. That's wha 1 year ago REPLY TO Foundation Course Summary
It would also be worth looking at what fredericp64  has 1 year ago REPLY TO Foundation Course Summary
Hi fredericp64I just did a google search and one of the firs 1 year ago REPLY TO Market Calendars
A very interesting and thought provoking video. Not lea 1 year ago REPLY TO Daily Market Report - 06/11/2015
I have yet to use it, as I have still to get UTP training, b 1 year ago REPLY TO Trade sizer issue
Hi allI'm glad to hear people are being successful using the 1 year ago REPLY TO AFT Ultimate Trader Programme :- Gaining Confidence & Going Live.
That's the kind of info I was looking for.I'm not looking to 1 year ago REPLY TO Daily Market Report - 30/10/2015
Hi folksI believe you should also be wary of dividend paymen 1 year ago REPLY TO Taking on new trades and gap questions
Hi fredericp64I will be starting UTP soon, and have not been 1 year ago REPLY TO Daily Market Report - 30/10/2015
Hi @fredericp64 Are you still trading demo?Is what you 1 year ago REPLY TO Daily Market Report - 30/10/2015
Thank you Joshua,One element I missed out was, if you do com 1 year ago REPLY TO Foundation Course Summary
Thanks Ultimate Trader,That is the most reassuring reply yet 1 year ago REPLY TO Anyone sign up with PipIndex?
MmmGot me worried mate!If PipIndex isn't genuine why would A 1 year ago REPLY TO Anyone sign up with PipIndex?
Hi DarthVFrom recent data there appears to be little clear d 1 year ago REPLY TO Is the most recent Bullish run in the Aussie over??
Hi LaurieThat's good advice from tradingIRE. Even if you don 1 year ago REPLY TO Australian Contact
Hi twinky et alI have, so far, never traded FX. What further 1 year ago REPLY TO How To Successfully Trade Currency Markets
Hi Sparton700Sorry I'm not an Aussie - a Scot in fact, and s 1 year ago REPLY TO Australian Contact
Thanks LukeI hope your colleague recovers soon.I enjoyed you 1 year ago REPLY TO Daily Market Report - 15/10/2015
Are there any market reports this week? If there are how do 1 year ago REPLY TO Daily Market Report - 15/10/2015
Hi tradingIREI haven't heard anything (and by the way I'm on 1 year ago REPLY TO Copper market
The way I look at it is this Socratic87:-I don't quite know 1 year ago REPLY TO A Book every Trader should Read
This is interesting.We have a divergence of views. But what 1 year ago REPLY TO Is stock market overheated?
As someone who mainly traded stocks in the past, Non-farm pa 1 year ago REPLY TO Fundamental Analysis
On your Bio - it is impossible to know nothing, and since yo 1 year ago REPLY TO A Book every Trader should Read
Hi Joshua and othersJust to explain 1st where I am. 5 years 1 year ago REPLY TO Foundation Course Summary
Since then it dropped some more and now is ranging side 1 year ago REPLY TO Copper market
Thanks for the info tradingIRE.It is very strange that the c 1 year ago REPLY TO Is there a newer version of UTPindicator since yesterday?
Hi folksI've not done the UTP yet (starting November), but I 1 year ago REPLY TO Entering the market late
How to Make Money Trading by Lex Van DamHe believes in both 1 year ago REPLY TO Whats the best fundamental book out there ?
Thanks for the reply agentsmith7I hope everything is OK with 1 year ago REPLY TO Is there a newer version of UTPindicator since yesterday?
As someone who is new to this, and has just completed Founda 1 year ago REPLY TO Is there a newer version of UTPindicator since yesterday?
Some say "the old ones are the best", but you have just disp 1 year ago REPLY TO UTI installation help
By definition a robot is programmed and designed by a h 1 year ago REPLY TO Trading Robots, do they work?
Hi folksI have read The New Market Wizards by J D Schwager&n 1 year ago REPLY TO A Book every Trader should Read
Hi again folksBy far better, I hope that means you are makin 1 year ago REPLY TO Introduce Yourself
hi folksI will be starting the UTP course in November. It ha 1 year ago REPLY TO Introduce Yourself

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