Here is a list of various YouTube videos that I have found to be particularly interesting or helpful in my journey as a trader.
These videos cover subjects ranging from the basic technical skills of trading and investing to advanced trading psychology and behavioral science.
Wall Street Secrets to Becoming a Consistently Profitable Trader
Strategies Die, Skills Survive
CWT interview with Australian bond trader and fund manager Jack Ma. Very interesting insights into the business and what it takes to be successful.
Clawing Back a Six-Figure Loss
10 Secrets To Achieve Financial Success
Anton Kreil provides 10 key messages that, if followed and implemented properly over time, will help anybody achieve financial success.
Anton Interviews Ross Williams
Anton Kreil interviews Trading Mentor Ross Williams to learn about his career in the financial markets and his experiences as a trader and mentor.
Jack Schwager On Market Wizards
Matthias Knab interviews Jack Schwager, author of the famous Market Wizards series. He asks him what he learned from studying these market legends.
The Truth About Forex Trading!
(Interview Jason Graystone)
Trading Veteran, John “Rambo” Moulton
John “Rambo” Moulton is a monster trading veteran and a bigger-than-life personality. This brilliant CWT interview gives us a glimpse into his mentality.
ASX Day Trader, Nick Fabrio
Anton Interviews Raj Malhotra
Anton Kreil interviews Trading Mentor Raj Malhotra to learn about his career in the financial markets and his experiences as a trader and mentor.
Anton Interviews Chris Cathey
Anton Kreil interviews Trading Mentor Chris Cathey to learn about his career in the financial markets and his experiences as a trader and mentor.
Ray Dalio On His Principles
In this Bloomberg piece Ray Dalio is interviewed about his investment and life philosophy and offers insights into what it takes to be great.
Bulls And Bears
This is a trading classic and one of my favorites. Set in 1998, it documents the experiences of a handful of professional traders for a ten month period.
How Traders Exploit Cash Commodities
A groundbreaking documentary investigating those behind the high stakes global commodity markets: commodity traders, from the CBOT to Brazilian sugarcane fields.
America’s Internet Trading Boom
This documentary covers the late stages of the Internet Dot.Com bubble. Set in 1999, this is an important piece of stock market history.
Mind Over Money
A NOVA documentary discussing the impact of emotions on financial decisions. It takes a look into what motivates people to make financial decisions under pressure.
Million Dollar Traders
This reality TV show was based on the premise that in a very short period of time, Lex van Dam could teach a group of complete beginners how to trade.
Rogue Trader: The Movie
This is not a documentary but an old trading film. Based on Nick Leeson who went rogue. This is what can happen when you lose your head!
Nick Leeson and the Fall of the Barings Bank
This film documents the chaotic life of Nick Leeson, an infamous trader who went “rogue” and single-handedly ruined Barings Bank.
Wall Street Warriors
This reality TV series documents the lives of eight successful Wall Street professionals and their employees, featuring Mike and Steve from SMB Capital.
Quants – The Alchemists of Wall Street
This documentary focuses on the quants and algo programmers of the market world. A story about greed, fear and randomness from the insides of Wall Street.
Into The Pit
Into the Pit is a fascinating documentary about trading floors and trading chaos. But more importantly, it’s a window into raw capitalism.
Steve Cohen: To Catch A Trader
This documentary titled ‘To Catch A Trader’ features Steven Cohen and focuses on hedge funds, how they operate and the regulators who try and control them.
Paul Tudor Jones
This documentary chronicles the experiences of Paul Tudor Jones before the 1987 crash which propelled him into trading fame and fortune.
The Mind & Behavior
Jordan Peterson in conversation with Iain McGilchrist
A conversation between Dr. Jordan B. Peterson and Dr. Iain McGilchrist about how the brain interprets reality and what influences our thoughts and perceptions.
The Puzzle of Motivation
Dan Pink examines the puzzle of motivation, starting with a fact that scientists know but most managers don’t: traditional rewards aren’t as effective as we think.
How To Motivate Yourself
Dr. Jordan Peterson explores the fundamental drivers behind motivation. He explains how our emotions guide our progress towards our goals.
Who Are You Really?
The Puzzle of Personality
In this entertaining Ted talk, psychologist and behavioral scientist Dr. Brian Little goes into detail about what influences our decisions and personalities.
What Makes Us Feel Good About Our Work?
Dr. Dan Ariely discusses what motivates us to work. Contrary to conventional wisdom, it isn’t just money. But it’s not exactly joy either.
12 Rules For Life
Dr. Jordan Peterson outlines 12 principles that he believes people should respect if they want to live a healthy, meaningful and grounded life.
Best of SMB Capital
How To Start Trading Live (Properly)
This is a great video from Mike Bellafiore and the team at SMB Capital. If you are a new trader then you will find this valuable.
How Did This SMB Junior Trader Do?
This is a fantastic video of Mike Bellafiore breaking down a junior trader’s daily report card. Lots of valuable insights, especially for day traders.
Trading On Tilt
This is my favorite video from SMB Capital so far. Humble SMB co-founder Steve Spencer breaks down a day in which he failed to perform.
Bad Trader Habits That You Must Fix
In this video Mike breaks down the most common bad habits he sees traders succumbing to and outlines ways to fix them.
The Raw Frustration of a Junior Trader
During this video from SMB, Mike Bellafiore helps a junior prop trader develop solutions to solve his trading frustrations.
Questions To Ask Yourself While In A Trade
In this video Mike helps a group of junior traders develop questions that they should ask themselves during the day to stay focused.
Best of The Trading Channel
How To Use TradingView
How To Read Trend In Forex
In this video Steven explains his personal method for determining what price action he needs to see in order to determine whether a market is in trend or not.
The Fundamentals of Risk Management
Risk management is the key to successful trading in all markets. No trader can neglect it. Here, Steven explains the fundamentals of forex risk management.
How To Spot Key Levels In Forex
In this video Steven demonstrates how to read structure in forex markets. He shows how applying a consistent approach to analysis can give you an edge.
How To Trade Price Action Patterns
In this video Steven demonstrates how professional traders use risk:reward management to exploit recurring price action patterns for consistent profit.
How To Read Candlestick Charts
This video is for beginner traders. Steven explains the anatomy of a candlestick and what the various price action and candlestick patterns can mean.
2 Main Indicators For Forex Trading
How To Build A Rules-Based Strategy
In this video, Steven demonstrates how to develop a rules-based technical analysis strategy. If you are new to trading then you will find this extremely helpful.
How To Read Support & Resistance
In this video Steven explains how to spot support and resistance in forex markets. These zones are important particularly for swing traders and day traders.
How To Perform Technical Analysis
In this video Steven shows how he performs his top-down analysis in order to detect high-probability trading opportunities in the forex market.
Best of Tier-One Trading
How To Backtest Strategies
If you are new to trading or have never heard of backtesting before, then this is a video you must watch! Jason Graystone breaks down what trading is all about.
What To Do When A Trade Goes Against You
Trading is all about discipline. In this video, Akil Stokes demonstrates ways in which we can develop better discipline in our trading.
What Successful Traders Do To Get Better
Akil Stokes explains the process that successful traders must undergo in order to achieve success. He goes into detail about what steps you must take to improve.
Good And Bad Trading Educators
In this video, Jason Graystone breaks down what you should look for in a trading educator and how to avoid being scammed.
Best of Real Vision
Losing Money Without Losing Your Edge
Trading legend Peter Brandt shares some of his valuable insights he has had over his 40+ years of trading experience.
Raoul Pal in Conversation with Grant Williams
Raoul Pal talks to fellow Real Vision co-founder Grant Williams about his journey of knowledge and learning throughout the first series of ‘Conversations with’.
Interview With Stanley F. Druckenmiller
Stanley Druckenmiller is a legend on Wall Street. He is a titan of investing and knows the industry inside and out. Get a glimpse into his mind in this interview.
Venezuela: State Of Disaster
This ground-breaking documentary captures the contrast between millions of starving Venezuelans and the government officials who continue to thrive.
In Conversation With Marc Cohodes
This emotional interview with infamous short seller and expert company analyst Marc Cohodes goes into great detail about the mental game of trading.
Five Common Mistakes Investors Make
Research and investment expert Michael Mauboussin discusses the five most common behavioral mistakes he sees investors make.
The Coming Retirement Crisis
In this hard-hitting Real Vision special, Raoul Pal presents the single most important financial topic of a generation — the Baby Boomer retirement crisis.
Real Vision goes on a road trip across Canada to meet the entrepreneurs, activists and investors in the burgeoning marijuana business.
Mark Douglas – How To Think Like A Professional Trader
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Last Updated: 8th May, 2019