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Michael Boutros

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Expertise: Short term trading and intraday technical levels.

At DailyFX Since: 2010

Trading Style

  • Analytical Profile: More Technical
  • Time Frame: Medium-Term (2 Days to 2 Weeks)
  • Type: Swing

Can we guess your trading personality?

Experience

  • Nearly 20 years of experience trading FX, Commodities & Equity Indices
  • 15 years work experience on FX trade desks, brokers and at market news / trader websites including Forex.com, MG Financial, Velocity Trade and FXCM
  • Michael has spoken at numerous trader expos and conferences over the years including Las Vegas, Dubai, Australia and New York.
  • Sited by numerous financial publications including Reuters, Wall St Journal, CNBC and Bloomberg

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics / Philosophy

Most Important Trading Lesson Learned

“There’s no Holy Grail in trading- it takes strategy, good risk management and most importantly, discipline. Respect the Technicals- It’s all about the setup. Know what you’re trying to do, in what time-frame and why. Always trade what you see, not what you hear and stay focused on the levels. Remember, price never lies.”

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