Elvis Picardo


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Nationality: Canadian

Website: globalsec.com

Articles: 8


Elvis Picardo is a chartered financial analyst (CFA) and is Vice President-Research and a portfolio manager at Global Securities Corporation in Vancouver, Canada. He has more than ten years of experience as an analyst and market strategist, with numerous successful stock recommendations and investment strategies to his credit over this period.

He brings a global perspective to investment research and portfolio management, obtained through two decades of international capital markets experience across a broad spectrum of asset classes, including equities, fixed income, options, and currencies. Elvis holds the Certified Investment Manager designation, a Graduate Degree in Engineering and a Master's Degree in Management Studies. Opinions expressed here are his own. 

List of Articles

The Pros & Cons of Day Trading Vs Swing Trading

Elvis Picardo compares the differences between "swing" and "day" trading and includes the requirements for engaging in each.

27 Jan, 2017 in Day Trading & Scalping and Swing & Position Trading

Four Big Risks of Algorithmic High Frequency Trading

Elvis Picardo gives a detailed explanation of High Frequency Trading (HFT), the risks it has brought to global markets and what is being done to offset this.

21 Apr, 2017 in Day Trading & Scalping

You'd Better Know Your High Frequency Trading (HFT) Terminology

Elvis Picardo explains the key terms associated with High Frequency Trading (HFT) including what and how they impact trading activity.

14 Jul, 2017 in Day Trading & Scalping

Who Trades or Invests In Penny Stocks?

Elvis Picardo covers the categories of trader who are most likely to trade in "Penny" stocks.

20 Oct, 2017 in Equities

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