The holidays are just around the corner and trying to find the perfect gift for the Trader on your list can be challenging. But there are some valuable items on the market that can help your trader friend or family member gain essential knowledge. Here are some suggestions to get you started:

Leather Bound Trading Journal

Many traders like to keep a journal of their trading ideas, history, and pair performance. It’s difficult to keep track of market movement as it can be quite volatile, so keeping a journal of trading history and performance can allow traders to review their trading and improve or alter their strategies.

For more information on trade journals check out: Dear Diary: Why you should keep a journal of your trading activities

Latest Smartphone

With the rise of mobile trading, getting the trader on your list the latest in smartphone technology would be an excellent gift. Most trading platforms are now listed in app stores such as cTrader, MT4 and MT5, and Currenex. For the stock trader in your life, Sterling is available for mobile trading and can be purchased for a low monthly fee. If your trader is looking to keep track of their trades on the go, then this is the perfect gift.

iTunes or Google Play Gift Cards

There are some amazing apps available for purchase in smartphone app stores that will help your trader stay connected to the market. Economic Calendars, Trading platforms, and news apps are all excellent ways to monitor prevailing financial trends in the market. You can purchase Itunes and Google Play gift cards at any major retailer or online.

Books on Trading

There are many great books on trading that would be perfect gifts for the trader on your list. Here are a few of the top rated books to get you started on your search:

Trading in the Zone by Mark Douglas
Flash Boys – Michael Lewis
Reminiscences of a Stock Operator – Edwin Lefèvre

Forex and Stock Trading Course

Education is truly the gift that keeps on giving. There are many Forex and Stock trading courses available online that give your trader access to knowledge that will improve their trading game and give them insight into market trends. Education in any form is an amazing gift and one your trader is sure to appreciate.

For more information on all the products and services available at Tradeview, and how we can help on your journey to finding the trader in your family the perfect gift, feel free to contact us.

Andrea Lafleche

 

Andrea Lafleche
Account Manager
alafleche@tvmarkets.com