Trading

Trading

May
26

On Becoming a Trader Again and Getting Depressed

Dusting off my rusted trading skills and giving futures trading another shot. Inevitably, that led me overthinking and ultimately getting depressed.
5 min read
Apr
17

Oil Futures Trading: Did I Miss a 30% Move?

I was considering buying oil futures with leverage, when the market gained 30% overnight. Was I unlucky or too late? Neither, as I explain in this video.
2 min read
Jun
15

Finding Entry Points to Invest in the Bitcoin Rally on its Pullback

Bitcoin is pulling back. Great timing to enter the rally. The question is WHERE exactly? Here are some potential entry points.
1 min read
Nov
27

4 Lessons from my First Week in Forex Trading

Spending the whole week on forex trading, the market taught me some lessons the hard way. Hopefully, they will make me a better trader, and so will you.
3 min read
Oct
10

The Ups and Downs of Arbitrage Betting and Trading

Arbitrage betting is an almost risk-free way of betting on sports. Arbitrage trading is likewise an almost risk-free way of
4 min read
Aug
16

You can Make Money Fast in Gambling. But you will Lose it even Faster!

You can make money fast in gambling. Faster than you think. Surprised? Why, that is the truth. Yet, it is
5 min read
Aug
13

Bringing back memories with old trading videos

As I am trying to tidy up my blog and get rid of all the mess that has been sitting
3 min read
Nov
26

How Betfair changed my life!

Betfair is withdrawing from Greece and I won’t be able to even login to my Betfair account in December,
5 min read
Feb
19

Giving Back Money You Won by Mistake

Back when I traded the odds of horse racing markets in Betfair, a mistake of mine instead of costing me
2 min read
Sep
27

Does your Trading Strategy Work in Horse Racing Markets?

I often receive emails questioning why I have given up trading the horse racing markets at Betfair [https://jimmakos.com/
3 min read