If you have been affected financially as a result of COVID-19, the London Academy of Trading (LAT) is here to help. Don't let the pandemic stop you from being able to learn a new skill, and take advantage of a free place on our Introduction to Financial Markets and Trading course. 

Receive an introduction to the world of financial markets and trading, improve your knowledge, and boost your skills. This Free online course is valid for applications submitted in the month of August and with limited spaces available is offered on a first come, first served basis. With support from LAT’s dedicated academic staff, this course will be delivered through online classes and is designed to impart students with fundamental knowledge and understanding of trading and ultimately build confidence to successfully trade in financial markets. Discover more about the course below.

Introduction to Financial Markets and Trading


Introduction to Financial Markets and Trading
 is a stock trading course targeting beginners. You will receive an introduction to the world of trading, starting with a beginners guide to financial markets and working from the bottom up. The course will then move on to look at a day in the life of a trader, before providing an overview of fundamental and technical analysis and evaluation of macro-economic data releases. You will look into the topic of trading psychology and examine the effects this can have on trading performance.

With a focus on currencies, commodities and major indices during the programme, you will be encouraged to trade real-time markets on real time trading platform. You'll have access to pre-recorded lectures and daily webinars, where our expert lecturers will be the ones to guide you through this learning experience; the LAT faculty have vast experience in the trading sector and will pass their knowledge and skills on to you, preparing you physically and mentally for a future involving the financial markets.

All of our mentors are experienced traders and their knowledge will be vital in helping you to develop and enhance your understanding of the trading industry.

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