Today we've got a video for you from millionaire trader John Carter that shows: The difference between trading for income vs. trading for growth The # 1 job that every trader has to accomplish Why you don’t want to focus on being right Why position sizing may be the most important factor for small accounts Check out the video here … [Read more...]
What are Derivatives and How do they Work?
Derivatives Defined According to Dictionary.com the term "derivative" means 1. derived. or 2. not original; secondary. In the financial arena derivatives are derived from a basic commodity and can be a portion of that original commodity. They are essentially contracts between two or more people. You can think of derivatives as ways of "slicing and dicing" financial contracts. For instance, a normal bond could be broken into two parts. The first part would be the underlying asset itself and any appreciation thereon. The second part could be all the interest due on that bond. This way one investor would get more leverage on the appreciation of the bond while the other investor would … [Read more...]