The Hardship of Using a Complex Strategy

U$27 Trillion Locked In Bear MarketsA trader holds a fixed line telephone as he monitors financial information on computer screens on the trading floor at Panmure Gordon & Co. in London, U.K., on Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe
  • The Hardship of Using a Complex Strategy

Many people try to follow a complex strategy and fail to make a profit. The profit can be easily made if the people know how to use the strategy at the right time and at the right moment. Most of the investors follow the professionals who are skilled in the industry. These people have a lot of experience and know what they are doing. When the hard tactic is used, a novice person may not understand but a professional can easily use to make the money. This article will tell about the problems that a trader may face when trading with a hard game plan. Keep in mind, not every person will have the same conditions- they will depend on the skill and knowledge a person has, the results will vary.

Creating false signals

New Singaporean traders are always fascinated with the complex trading strategy. They are trying their best to make things complex with the hope that it will generate more profit for them. When it comes to real life trading, they start losing money on a regular basis. They simply find a way to blame themselves for not following their complex trading system.

But do you really think the problem lies within the system? The simple answer is NO. The biggest problem a trader can have is lack of knowledge. You don’t need to super hard trading system to make a consistent profit. All you need is access to the best Forex trading account in Singapore and a balanced trading strategy. Many traders at Saxo is making millions of dollars just by using a simple support and resistance level trading strategy. So stop making things complex in trading business.

Not understanding the concept properly

The first problem is that people are unable to understand the idea of the trading strategy. The industry is changing and what it needs to become successful is a trading plot that can adapt to the volatility. The old plans may not work and that is why the people are looking for a complex formula. Using this technique, first, make sure you have understood how to use the blueprint.  A person can be given much advice but only follows what he thinks is best. A renowned concept can have many followers but without knowing the idea behind the strategy and understanding it properly, there is no way to improve the profit. A simple system can be easily used when a complex technique needs experience and skill.

The result can be unexpected

Most traders say the result is not what was expected in the trade. The goal was to make a profit but the planning has turned the result. It is for the lack of understanding of the concept. The sector is volatile and there are uncertainties. Even the best people cannot predict successfully future movements. It is best to stick to the common way and avoid the risks. We have seen many wonderful traders started off well in the beginning. These people used simple methods but achieved an amazing result. As they grow older and professional, the plans begin to change and the result was not as good as it was before. It did not take them a long time to understand where the fault was and returned to the first method.

The chances of mistakes are high

With a simple solution, any beginner can follow the advice. However, the hard method can confuse the investors and the flaws can be high. Imagine you have only started the career. The broker will only give the simplest platform to get you started. If a professional looking platform was provided at the beginning, it would take years to understand how to use the different options in Forex. Slowly a person needs to adapt to the industry. A simple way can also be successful if it helps to make a profit. What is important in Forex is to make the money, not to follow a hard plan.

About the Author

Samed Olukoya
CEO/Founder Investors King Ltd, a foreign exchange research analyst, contributing author on New York-based Talk Markets and Investing.com, with over a decade long experience in the global financial market. Contact Samed on Twitter: @sameolukoya; Email: [email protected]

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