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Old Sep 21, 2009, 2:10pm   #1
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Hi

I have been working in financial services in central london for 10 years managing client money. I want to learn how to trade, short term trades, arbitraging and scalping.

Are their any experienced traders out there who are trading every day in central london that I can shadow for one afternoon. I would just sit quietly and watch the screen and the trades, I will even supply coffee and donuts.

Cheeky I know but if you dont ask you dont get!
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Old Sep 21, 2009, 3:49pm   #2
 
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You never know you might get lucky..

But beware of the charlatans on this site that might PM you and want for showing you how they claim to do it.

There is a large traders meetup in canary warf this thursday, see the meetups section of this site, you could come along and if you make friends with the right people...

Personally i trade automated systems so my methods must be kept secret.
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Old Sep 21, 2009, 3:52pm   #3
 
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try asking Arabianights. He may require you to wear a pig costume, and cartwheel round the trading floor however...
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Old Sep 21, 2009, 5:07pm   #4
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MajorDutch started this thread any more generous traders out there.
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Old Sep 21, 2009, 5:35pm   #5
 
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do you have a pig costume?
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Old Sep 21, 2009, 5:58pm   #6
 
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Hi

I have been working in financial services in central london for 10 years managing client money. I want to learn how to trade, short term trades, arbitraging and scalping.

Are their any experienced traders out there who are trading every day in central london that I can shadow for one afternoon. I would just sit quietly and watch the screen and the trades, I will even supply coffee and donuts.

Cheeky I know but if you dont ask you dont get!
Watching someone trade for a day, or even going to a day event won't allow you to grasp how to trade like a pro, you see there reactions to trading good or bad, you could be be waiting all day bored' waiting for them to trade, if your lucky.
It won't take a day nor weeks months, you have to put years in to it.. Theres no genie in the bottle in trading..
What sort of trading have you done?
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