Morituri te salutant = Those who are about to die, salute you

I recently had the good fortune to travel to France with my wife on holiday. We both wanted to go to Provence which is an area in France that is steeped in history and Roman antiquities.

Okay I admit, we did eat some great food and how could we not drink the wine. What's that expression, "When in Rome … "? Also Provence is home to Châteauneuf du Pape, one of the worlds best known wine regions.

We traveled all over Provence taking in the sights, smells, and yes, our share of wine. It was during a visit to the small city of Arles that the immensity of the Roman Empire really struck me. It was there that I witnessed the awe of a true Roman amphitheater.

This brings me to the popular myth, "Morituri te salutant," known as the gladiators salute. This was what was supposedly said before every gladiatorial contest in Rome and cities like Arles before the gladiators went into combat. Now I ask you, is that something that you would say before going into hand-to-hand combat with an uncertain outcome? I can think of a great many things I would be say, but "Morituri te salutant" would not be one of them. Continue reading "Morituri te salutant = Those who are about to die, salute you"

Trader's Whiteboard: Lesson 5

If you’ve made it this far through the series, you’ve learned the basics: reading charts, spotting trends, implementing stops, but what now?

Today Adam shows you what you need to do to tie all of this information together. Becoming a more effective, organized, and successful trader is just one short video away.

Click here to watch Lesson 5 in the Trader's Whiteboard series and take the next step in order to trade like the pros.


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The MarketClub Minute - Lesson 5

Adam reiterates one of his most important tips in today’s MarketClub Minute video. You only need to click here to find out what it is and implement it in your own trading strategy if you haven’t already.

Start watching now and leave a comment to tell us how you use this tool.


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5 Professional Trading Rules...Free PDF download

Something a Little Bit Different for You This Week

You have often heard me talk about a game plan and how important it is to your trading success. Well today I am making available to you "Five Professional Trading Rules" plus, a downloadable game plan template that will help your personal trading.

This trading game plan template is very similar to ones I have used in my own personal trading. In this template you can drop in MarketClub's "Trade Triangles" or any of your own favorite indicators. The game plan template provides you with a clear and concise picture of the markets and the major trends.

The download is available by clicking here, or by clicking on the image in this post. I am confident that by using this game plan that your trading and trading results will benefit from this discipline.

All the best,
Adam Hewison
Co-creator, MarketClub