Global Macro Investing - Take Control Of The World's Markets
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Learn To Trade Stocks Bonds Forex Gold And Commodities On A Global Scale
3.7 (47 ratings)
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Created by Tyler Kling
Last updated 7/2016
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What Will I Learn?
  • Trade any market in the world using a single analytical framework
  • Spot and anticipate the biggest trends in the financial markets
  • Exploit large trends for returns 10x-15x original amount risked
  • Develop a basic understanding of what makes a professional trading strategy
  • Learn about the history of global macro and why it is the go to strategy for many professional billionaire traders today
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  • No specific software needed, only a desire to become better at the hard game of trading and investing.

This course is an introduction to one of the most lucrative and robust investing strategies — global macro. You will begin by learning the history of global macro with an introduction to the billionaires who use this strategy to score huge profits year after year. You’ll also learn why global macro is so successful and why it will continue to work in perpetuity.

Next we’ll jump into the nitty gritty of the analysis involved with global macro. We’ll cover the Marcus Trifecta, an analytical framework designed to find the biggest trends in the market. The trifecta includes fundamental, technical, and sentiment analysis. No other investing or trading strategy combines and utilizes all of these types of analysis.

The course will take around 90 minutes to complete and is comprised of slides and charting software with engaging narration on top.

Take this course if you are serious about learning a professional trading and investing strategy that you can use for the long haul.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for those either brand new to the financial markets or those that have dabbled in other strategies with little to no success like value investing, fibonacci, options, elliot wave, etc.
  • If you already know the basics of global macro trading this is not for you. This is aimed towards beginners.
  • If you’re looking for a get rich quick, 100% a week ridiculous/imaginary investment strategy, this isn’t for you.
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Curriculum For This Course
27 Lectures
The Strategy That Minted Billionaires
4 Lectures 19:14

Learn about the first trader to unlock the power of global macro. He made 100 million dollars during the U.S. great depression! 

Preview 06:26

George Soros is one of the most successful investors and traders who ever lived. He pocketed a billion dollars in one day from shorting the British pound.

George Soros - The Palindrome

Paul Tudor Jones is a billionaire legend who has yet to have a losing year in the markets. Find out what he believes are the most important concepts for a trader to know.

Paul Tudor Jones - The Rockstar

Ray Dalio focuses exclusively on global macro fundamentals. Learn how the most successful investor of all time has impacted investment theory. He's completely changed the way people think about macroeconomics.

Ray Dalio - The Most Successful Hedge Fund Manager Of All Time
The Advantages of Global Macro
2 Lectures 14:26

Before committing to an investment approach, you want to be sure it’s worth your time. Learn why global macro has the ability to grow and scale along with your trading account.

Scalability - Global Macro Has No Limits

In this lecture we take a deep dive into the history of markets, trends, and psychology. You’ll see how global macro profits from psychological and economic cycles observed since the beginning of time. By the end, you'll understand why this is such a robust trading strategy.

Resilience - Trial By Fire
Global Macro Philosophy
5 Lectures 19:16

Global macro involves taking all types of trades in all types of markets. This isn’t just a long equity strategy. With your mind "rewired" for a go-anywhere, trade anything method, you’ll be able to capitalize on any trend around the world, long or short.

Bruce Lee Style Trading - The Form That Is No Form

Contrary to conventional wisdom, global macro investing actually thrives off the concentration of positions. Learn why diversifying in global macro is your worst enemy.

Diworseification - Concentration And Leverage Are Your Friends

Part of thinking like a global macro trader involves finding themes in the market. When you start looking for themes instead of single one-off events, you’ll start finding huge trends.

Macro Mindset - Exploiting Big Themes For Huge Gains

In order to succeed with this strategy, you must learn to cut trades that go against you. You’re doomed without the "trade it don't date it" mindset.

Trade It Don't Date It - Cut The Losers

This lecture introduces the nuts and bolts of global macro analysis. You will learn the three areas of analysis that global macro investors use to find attractive trades.

The Marcus Trifecta - A Global Macro Analytical Framework
Intro To Global Macro Fundamental Analysis
4 Lectures 13:29

Most of the economic theory that schools teach is not rooted in reality. Learn why models from academia fail in real world markets and why we need to follow the models created by actual profitable traders.

The Folly Of Traditional Economics

This lecture will introduce you to Ray Dalio’s transactions model. This model is a more accurate example of how economies work. Understanding it is the key to gaining a solid grasp of macro fundamentals.

The Transactions Model - A Superior Approach

If you don't understand liquidity, you can’t succeed in global macro. Learn why liquidity is the most important macro fundamental.

The Single Most Important Macro Fundamental - Liquidity

Central banks are extremely important because they control liquidity in the financial system. Because of their power, we need to understand their motivations and how they operate. You will develop a basic understanding of these institutions after watching this lecture.

Central Banks - Liquidity Controllers
Intro To Global Macro Technical Analysis
4 Lectures 14:00

Price charts are incredibly important to global macro traders. Without them, you’re trading "blind". This lecture will teach you how and why we use price charts in this strategy.

The Importance Of Price Charts

Determining the long term trend will keep you from getting run over in the markets. By the end of this lecture you’ll be able to easily identify the long term trend in any market with one simple technical input.

Determining The Long Term Trend

Global macro traders use classical technical analysis to spot ideal chart patterns. Learn the basics behind how to identify simple and robust price patterns that will give you specific entry and exit parameters.

Classical Technical Analysis

Day trading, although glorified by many, is the "blue collar" approach to trading and investing. Learn how to correctly calibrate time frames on a chart to make the market work for you.

Timeframes - Avoid Blue Collar Despair
Decoding Sentiment
2 Lectures 09:09

Learn to discover how the most influential traders are positioned in the market. You will explore COT reports and 13F filings in this lecture.

Positioning - Know What Others Are Doing

Figure out how to analyze the reaction to the news, rather than the news itself.

Public Opinion And News
Trade Breakdowns
3 Lectures 12:07

This lecture showcases one of our featured billionaires, George Soros, using global macro analysis to spot one of the biggest trends of 2013. He pocketed around a billion dollars on this one trade.

Short Japanese Yen - How Soros Made Over A Billion Dollars In 2013

You get to see exactly how I found and executed the crude oil short that netted my firm thousands in profits.

Preview 03:51

This lecture shows how global macro analysis would lead you into one of the hottest bull market trends of 2015.

China's 2015 Margin Fueled Bull Market - A Gambler's Paradise
Wrap Up
3 Lectures 09:47

A review of everything taught in the Intro to Global Macro Investing Course.

Closing Remarks - Long Live Global Macro!

A presentation on what to do after the course! Join a free community of global macro traders and investors from all around the world. 

BONUS - Where To Go From Here

BONUS - Free Global Macro ETF Guide
About the Instructor
Tyler Kling
3.7 Average rating
47 Reviews
174 Students
1 Course
Professional Trader At Macro Ops

Tyler Kling is the co-founder of Macro Ops, a global macro research and education firm. 

Before Macro Ops, Tyler led the proprietary trading desk at a $100 million family office where he oversaw multiple traders and managed the firm's global macro portfolio.

In addition to his duties on the trade desk, Tyler also consulted the family office's in-house fund of funds in the areas of portfolio manager evaluation and overall portfolio construction. 

Before trading in liquid markets, Tyler invested and managed distressed real estate projects after the 2008 financial crisis. 

Tyler received a CQF from the Fitch Learning Center in London, England where he studied under famous quants such as Paul Wilmott. 

He holds a Bachelors of Business Administration with an emphasis in finance, economics, and entrepreneurship from the McComb's School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin.