Learn how to double your Forex Trading Account in one trade

Learn that it is not that difficult to double your Forex account in one Forex trade manually using very low or no risk.
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  • Lectures 36
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

Learn how to manually double your Forex Account in one Forex Trade during this course. This course is meant for Forex traders with some Forex trading experience to learn how to add more lots to existing successful positions to increase gains to the point of doubling their account. The big point about increasing lots is to do so in a way that the transaction becomes risk free. You should never be stopped out at a loss after you have added to your position.

The course is video based but contains excel models, simplifying and automating the calculations required to top-up on a risk free basis.

Although the course is mainly about the way of adding to your position on a risk free basis it does include bonus examples of successful trades using techniques such as Channel, Envelope and momentum trading. It also contains an 30 page eBook showing 7 ways you can find turning points in the Forex Market.

The course has over 2 hours of content and is structured to include most of the key areas to fully equip the student to understand the entire process which doubles your account in one trade.

Ways of building "double in a day" strategies, selecting currencies, selecting entry techniques, having the appropriate trading psychology and learning from experience will be covered.

This is not a get rich quick course at all and it will take time and practice to develop the trading skills described in the course after completion.

Your view of Forex trading will change forever after completing this course.

What are the requirements?

  • The course uses the MT4 platform to teach the concepts. The concepts can be used on any trading platform. Knowledge of how to place orders using the UK methods are used in the course.
  • Demo trading experience placing trades with targets and stops is highly recommended as well as the how to position size trades to limit risk.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • After the course Forex traders will know exactly how to double their Forex trading accounts in one trade. The skill learnt will also improve their trading results when using other trading methods
  • Students will be able to design Double in 1 Trade Strategies
  • They will be able to analyse the market to determine the best currencies to trade and best times to trade
  • They will know which Forex trading technique perform best at entering Double in a Day Trades

Who is the target audience?

  • The Forex course is meant for Forex traders with some demo trading experience. It is not meant for total beginners.

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Section 1: Introduction and overview

This will provide basic information about the course, talk about expectations and look at skills that will be developed.


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This is an introduction to the course


This lecture provides an example and discussion of a typical Double in 1 trade deal

1 question

A quiz to find out if the most important benefit of the DIAD Course has been identified

Section 2: Definition of the terms used during the course

The lecture shows all the components of a Double in 1 trade strategy


This lecture explains the concept of topping up


This lecture explains what is meant by the % of account risked


This lecture explains what is meant by % gain targetted


This lecture explains the importance of the safety margins and stops


This lecture discuses the terms initial entry, stop and target. Please note that the entry is the traders responsibility and not part of the Double in 1 Trade technique. We do however give some guidance in this area later in the course


This lecture discusses top up levels - their location and number

Section 3: Using the Excel model to create Double in a Day strategies

The double in 1 trade strategies are mainly created by calculating the break-even stops and lot-sizing and the impact of top-up levels


The lecture introduces the Double in a Day Excel model that automates all the calculations required to create strategies


This lecture provides and overviews a 70 pip double in 1 trade strategy that can be used by students


This lecture provides and overviews a 85 pip double in 1 trade strategy


This lecture provides and overviews a 100 pip double in 1 trade strategy


This lecture provides and overviews a 130 pip double in 1 trade strategy


Download your Excel Model here

1 question

This is to test your understanding of the most important aspects of Double in a Day trading

Section 4: Ideal Market conditions for Double in a Day trades

This lecture explains the importance of evaluating Forex market conditions before placing trades


This lecture will show how currency selection can take place using the relative strength of currencies

Currency selection using volatilty

This lecture gives details of currencies and strategies that have performed well


This lecture give further guidance on how to select Currencies and Strategies

1 question

This is to test you understanding of the need for a Market overview

Section 5: Trading methods most likely to succeed at Double in a Day trading

This is an introduction to Double in 1 trade entry methods


The test results of November 2013 give an indication as to which trading methods perform well


This lecture covers the Envelope / RSI technique which has become popular when trading the Double in 1 trade technique


This lecture covers the Envelope / RSI technique which has become popular when trading the Double in 1 trade technique


This lecture give examples of support and resistance trading

30 pages

This Ebook I wrote a few years ago should help students with idea on how to find entries for trading the Double in 1 Trade technique

This video gives gives examples of Double in a Day trades

In lecture I analyse some of the more important Double in a Day Forex trades made during the week ended 18 October 2014

2 questions

A quiz to assess whether you will succeed a Double in a Day trading

Section 6: Course summary
Psychological aspect of trading the Double in 1 Trade technique

The last step of the process is to take the Excel model information and turn it into market and pending orders


The lecture reminds students of the overall Double in 1 Day trading process


This is the last lecture of the course and discusses the way forward


References to free trading information that can be used during the Double your trading account in 1 trade technique

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Instructor Biography

Alex du Plooy, MBA & Chartered Accountant. Forex Educator at Expert4x

Retired early after a corporate career during which positions of Financial Director and Chief Operation Officer were held in multinational Pharmaceutical and medical multinational companies. Before this I accumulated financial Honours and Masters Degrees and qualified as a Chartered Accountant.

I have been trading the Forex Market and teaching Forex techniques for the last 12 years. I have developed a number of unusual and creative Forex trading techniques and tools over those years and I am constantly finding ways of helping Forex traders achieve success.

Over the years over 10 000 students have completed online courses relating to Forex trading which I have supported, presented or created. Many of these courses will be and are available on Udemy

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