Posts Tagged ‘traders contest’

14.02.2011 Post in Interview

About a thousand of traders take part in the “Lucky Trader” contest arranged by InstaForex Company each month. However, not all of them manage to achieve the desired results. Yet, there are the ones who does succeed. So, today we are happy to introduce you the winner of a January step of Lucky Trader. His name is Ibrahim Shibab. In our interview we made an attempt to reveal the secret of success in trading tournaments.

Ibrahim-ShihabIFX: How long have you been working on Forex market? What attracted you in the profession of trader?
IS: I have been on this market for about 3 years. It is attractive as you witness imressively high changes for minutes. And besides, you operate with big amounts.

IFX: Do you ever feel scared? How do you handle your emotions?
IS:
Certainly, everyone on this market feels scared. But I can handle the emotions thanks to a good EA. So no human emotions are involved.

IFX: How did you get to know about InstaForex Company and what prompted you to take part in the Lucky Trader Contest?
IS:
I know InstaForex Company for over 2 years and I trade with it as it offers reliable, fast servers and an opportunity to join the contests.

IFX: How soon did you manage to reach the top? Is it your first victory in an InstaForex contest?
IS:
This is the second time i has won the Lucky Trader contest.

IFX: What is the secret of success on the currency market?
IS:
I think the secret of success on this market is controlling your feelings and preventing fear from affecting the way you open and close your positions.

IFX: Could you, please, tell us more about your winning strategy?
IS:
I mostly use EA in my scalping. I  rely on the moving average.

IFX: What are the main things which are worth paying attention to by the beginning traders?
IS:
I would recommend more training, before starting to trade on the real market.

IFX: Thank you for taking part! We wish you the same grand victories in future!

Added by Alexandra Melyukhova,
InstaForex
PR-manager

Miss Insta Asia 2011 arranged by InstaForex Company is getting more and more popular. The website registration page has welcomed more than 200 contestants already. The exclusive contest is increasingly popular: it attracts attention of girls from not only Asian countries, but many more. It comes as no surprise, taking into account that the winner and the five Vice-Miss are to share a prize fund of USD 35 000 autumn 2011.

If you are over 18 years old, and feel excited about participating in the contest, the only thing you need to do is registering and filling in an application form. And remember to provide at least three photographs of you.

Miss-Asia-200-en

Winners are determined by transparent and honest online voting by the website visitors. It should me mentioned that the clients of InstaForex Company enjoy a priviledge to influence upon the contest results. For further information, please, visit contest website.

We will be glad to welcome self-confident girls struggling for Miss Insta Asia title as well as users who want to vote for some attractive participant on the official website of Miss InstaForex Asia.

Added by Yana Krupko,
InstaForex PR-manager

23.11.2010 Post in Interview

Recently we got in touch with Mardi Marbun, “InstaForex Sniper” second winner, and asked him some questions regarding his success in the trading contests. Mr. Marbun was kind enough to agree to give us an interview and share his trading experience.

Mardi Marbun-2 IFX: Hello. How did you learn about Forex market?
MM: Hello, I learn about Forex market from articles in the Internet.

IFX: Is your education related to the financial field?
MM: No.

IFX: Is trading your main activity or just a hobby?
MM: Yes, trading is my main activity.

IFX: Do you follow the advice of analysts or prefer making your own forecasts?
MM: Sometimes.

IFX: Were you confident in your victory since the start or was it a pleasant surprise?
MM: Since the start, I was confident I will win it.

IFX: How do you think which competitive advantages helped you to reach the top? Or you just were lucky?
MM: No, I am not just lucky… but I tried hard to win the competition.

IFX: What was attracting for you in “InstaForex Sniper” contest?
MM: “InstaForex Sniper” is a difficult challenge, because there are many traders who take part in the contest.

IFX: Are there any pairs you are trying to avoid in your trading?
MM: No.

IFX: What is your strategy based on?
MM: Fundamental, technical and economic forecast.

IFX: What would you wish and advise the contesters which you have overcome?
MM: Never give up in despair!

IFX: Thank you for participation! Wish you always have such a great luck!

If Mardi Marbun’s success has inspired you, you can try your forces in the next contest, coming up on Monday, 29 November.


The interview was obtained by Ekaterina Pobedinskaya
,
InstaForex Clients’ relationship manager