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The Power of Leverage

Discussion in 'Trading' started by jeromanomic, 28th Jan, 2015.

  1. jeromanomic

    jeromanomic Active Member

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  2. Tropo

    Tropo Well-Known Member

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    I would not recommend it to the inexperienced people.
    Leverage instruments are for players who do have a knowledge, experience and proven system/rules.
    If you never traded ordinary shares successfully, this game is not for you.
    Before you'll try to fly, first learn how to walk properly.
     
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  3. jeromanomic

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    good point, leverage is not for trading newbies :)
     
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    Leverage is the action in which you can trade more with less equity . It is the ability to control a lot with a little. It is much more than borrowing money. It lets you buy assets earlier at a faster rate and control or utilize a larger amount than saving the whole amount and before the time. Leverage proves the quote that "Money is needed to make money". But Leverage gives better output to experienced if compared to beginners as you must be proficient enough to put leverage in use.
     
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  5. OscarBravo

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    Leverage works both ways, don't forget!
     
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  6. Il Falco

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    This leverage game sounds like a total no brainer! sign me up!!!!! Do you have a newsletter I can subscribe to?
     
  7. twisted strategies

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    the problem with leverage ( I have a trading buddy that does leverage , I have resisted the urge ) is your lender may decide to margin call you , when THEY think you might be illiquid ( rather than when you know you are just inside the limits )

    say you know there is cash coming shortly .

    the reason I resist ( so far ) is that it adds cost and complexity , to my already complicated plans .

    but if you think you can make leverage work for YOU ( not just the lender )

    should we have a major crash I will re-assess my choices then ( a little leverage might be good in the early recovery stages )

    safe journeys .
     
  8. OscarBravo

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    Just $4.95! Please provide credit card details asap.
     
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