Dear users!

The forum administration announces the launch of a new contest from the moderators "Following the footsteps of famous traders and investors." We offer you to analyze the success of world-famous traders and investors who have earned, and some of them have lost, millions in the stock and currency Forex markets.
Every registered user on the forum has the ability to participate in the contest.

The terms of participation:
The contest is held from November 5 till November 26 , 2018.
The results will be announced on the 28th of November.

In order to participate you should:

  • select a thread from the list and leave a request on this topic, after this the thread will be linked to you.
  • Create a topic in the same contest section and place it in accordance with the established requirements and rules of the competition. The thread title should be named exactly as the name of the selected topic.
  • The thread content should have copyright, any copy-paste is prohibited. The copy-paste will be deleted and can not take part in the contest.
  • Each participant has the right to create few threads. However, the request for the next thread can be placed only after the completion of writing on the previous topic. Duplication of already existing topics or abandoned applications is prohibited.
  • The application is withdrawn from the competition if within 2 days the participant hasn`t opened the relevant topic and hasn`t begun to answer the questions. In this case, the topic is considered free and can be selected by another user.

Criteria of topic disclosure:
  • The number of characters in the post should not be less than 2,000 (without spaces).
  • the originality of the presentation of the material, informative;
  • completeness and disclosure of the topic of fasting;
  • the biography of the trader/investor and his success/failure history should be briefly described;
  • the thread should present one or several (maximum 3) quotes of a famous person that you liked;
  • own conclusions and achievements of the author;
  • the presence of screenshots explaining the author's idea (if necessary);
  • literacy.

The list of the threads:

1. Steve Nison and Japanese candles
2. Thomas DeMark and his legendary indicator!
2. Warren Edward Buffett: how to invest wisely?
3. Paul Tudor Jones: the art of aggressive trading.
4. Larry Williams - champion of futures` Olympiad.
5.John Polson — billions on a dream wreck.
6. Andy Krieger vs NZDUSD.
7. Edward Seykota - pioneer of automated trading.
8. Jesse Lauriston Livermore and his rules of trade.
9. Joe Ross. Hook trade
10. Linda Raschke and passion for the trade.
11. Nick Leeson - the story of "anti-success".
12. The method of Peter Lynch.
13. George Soros: a story for a billion.
14. A case of Jerome Kerviel
15. Please suggest your topic by writing to the moderator.

Identification of winners:
Winners of the contest are chosen by Board of Moderators.

During the assessment of threads following criteria will be taken into account:
1.conformity of the topic to the evaluation criteria;
2.number of views of the participant’s topic;
3.user activity in the subject of the contest;
4.the number of "Thumb up" left for the topic (in case of wrapping this parameter will not be taken into account).

1st place- 100 $
2nd place- 80 $
3rd place - 60 $
4th place- 40 $
5th place- 20 $

*Prizes are given in a form of forum promo funds.

Please ask your questions in this thread.