Thomas Meyers CPA, CFA , CPCU is another technical boffin. He was senior vice president and chief financial officer of a large insurance company, where he was responsible for the management of billions of dollars of investments. He has written more than 100 articles on investing and technical analysis and coauthored the first edition of The Encyclopedia of Technical Market Indicators. Meyers is currently a chief financial officer for a large insurance group. His boook titled ‘The Technical Analysis Course’ really put him on the investing radar. Thoms Meyers book sells itself as the most reliable method for forecasting trends...Read More
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Martin Pring is known for being the “technician’s technician”. He earned a BSC (Economics) at Southampton University, UK. Pring entered the financial markets in 1969. He is considered to be a leader in the field of technical analysis amongst the global investment community. Martin Pring is the creator of Known Sure Thing (KST), a momentum indicator. KST is the summed rate of change that combines several time spans into one indicator. It is used to determine trade signals and confirm trends. In 1981, Martin Pring founded the International Institute for Economic Research and began providing Research for Financial Institutions...Read More
Dr. Alexander Elder (born 1950, Saint Petersburg, Russia). Initially trained as a doctor, a psychiatrist. At the age of 23, while working as a ship’s doctor, Elder jumped a Soviet ship in Africa and later received political asylum in the US. Dr. Alexander Elder worked as a psychiatrist in New York City and also taught at Columbia University. But it was Elder’s experience as a psychiatrist that provided him with unique insight into the psychology of trading. Dr. Alexander Elder left the stable profession of medicine to become a professional trader and a teacher of traders. He is famous...Read More
Linda Bradford Raschke (born 1959, Pasadena, California, US). The world of professional trading and money management is dominated by men on both sides of the Atlantic. Financial exchanges were (and to some extent still are today) a misogynous world. Several decades ago women were not allowed to become members and were booed if they stepped on the trading floor. So Linda Bradford Raschke breaks the mold, at least in the US. Raschke is a world renowned commodities and future trader with a top-notch track record spanning three decades. She has been a full-time professional trader for over 35 years...Read More
John Bollinger (May 27, 1950) Montpelier, Vermont, US. Bollinger is known for his contribution to the field of technical analysis and the founder of volatility indicator Bollinger Bands (which is a graph plotting two standard deviations away from a simple moving average). Bollinger Bands is a tool invented by John Bollinger in the 1980s as well as a term trademarked by him in 2011. Having evolved from the concept of trading bands … Bollinger studied at the School of Visual Arts. John Bollinger becomes an independent trader in 1980 and then joined the Financial News Network where he was...Read More
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