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Risk Management... The End of the Bull Market?... Meeting in New York... Specials

A good trading system delivers greater profits than losses over a period of time, but even the most carefully designed system doesn’t guarantee success in every trade. No system can assure you of never having a losing trade or even a series of losing trades.

A system is a plan, but as Helmuth von Moltke, a 19th-century German field-marshal, put it: "No plan survives contact with the enemy." The US boxer Mike Tyson, quoted by The Economist, put it more bluntly: "Everyone has a plan 'til they get punched in the mouth." This is why risk control must be an essential part of every trading system.

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Traders' Education

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ONLINE: April 9 & 16 at 6pm ET - Webinar - "Current markets with Dr Elder." Enter Dr. Elder's trading room from your own computer and watch him review stocks and futures. Send your picks to him and ask him to review them. An ongoing bonus for all webinar participants - receive an email each weekend giving you the results of bullish and bearish scans of the S&P500.

NEW YORK: MAY 9 - 10, 2014 SpikeTrade Reunion - no Traders' Camp is planned for 2014, but you're welcome to join this unique event.

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