• 15 Jul 2024
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An Introduction to Foreign Exchange trading

Join the IoD Finance and FinTech Group for this online Masterclass.

If you are interested in Foreign Exchange and how this often misunderstood asset class works, then this Masterclass is for you!

During this Masterclass you’ll be taken through the key fundamental drivers of the major currencies in the world. From Central Banks to Interest rates. From large investment houses to huge risk takers in hedge funds. This will cover all the essentials you need to keep your curiosity satisfied.

What will you learn?

  • Who trades it and what moves each currency pair.
  • Strategies key hedge funds take – with winners and losers
  • Why risk management is your best friend
  • How trading FX has changed in the modern world

Who Should attend?

  • Business leaders and executives wanting to hedge their risk
  • Curious career changers wanting to know how FX works
  • Current retail traders who do it for a hobby
  • Anyone eager to know how FX works

What will be the tangible take outs?

  • You will learn the basics of tradable macro
  • You’ll also be confident of the importance of interest rates and FX
  • You’ll have access to a limited edition of our VIP Daily Macro Show – The Adamis Daily.
  • You’ll have a greater understanding of risk management within a crisis


Patrick Reid

Patrick has over 15 years experience trading FX within the institutional space. He is Co-Founder of niche FX Consultancy Adamis Principle and Visiting Lecturer at The University of Cambridge where he teach macro economics to undergraduates.

He is a regular on BBC News as an expert on Central Bank Policy, inflation and Macro economics.

Yvonne de Ville - Event Moderator

Chair of the Finance and FinTech Group with Institute of Directors. She is a Finance and Fintech activist and voice for women in Finance and Tech.

20 years’ experience in supporting and managing international programmes and business changes/transformations within Credit Suisse, Unilever/Ekaterra, HSBC, Lloyds Banking Group, Barclays, Travelex, Clifford Chance, BP, Schroders and PwC.

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