801, 2018

1k Challenge 2018

January 8th, 2018|

1k Challenge 2018 The goal of this challenge is to see how much return you can generate starting with a modest account of 1k by the end of this year. You may deposit in USD, EURO or GBP The winners are: a) The trader with the highest net return and b) The [...]

812, 2017

Pattern Trading

December 8th, 2017|

Excerpt from a webinar by Will Hunting delivered exclusively for traders at CrescoFx. Patterns identified by a sequence of events over time are more reliable than patterns associated with the existence of a single condition.

812, 2017

Introducing Flow

December 8th, 2017|

Excerpt from a webinar by Will Hunting delivered exclusively for traders at CrescoFx. Flow trading is to trade the direction of day/week/month/quarter/year from the open.

2811, 2017

Range versus Momentum Trading

November 28th, 2017|

Excerpt from a webinar by Will Hunting delivered exclusively for traders at CrescoFx. Traders develop 'muscle memory' for a particular style of trading by associating positive outcomes (profitable trades/equity growth) with a trading style. When a strategy pays it reinforces behaviour (conditioning) encouraging repetition of the same actions/trading style. Range traders [...]

1011, 2017

Patience, Discipline and a Remedy for Over Trading

November 10th, 2017|

Excerpt from a webinar by Will Hunting delivered exclusively for traders at CrescoFxThe best remedy for over trading is to develop an understanding of the frequency with which your trading setup occurs linked with the frequency of market conditions which would lead to a successful tradeKnowing the number of opportunities likely [...]

3008, 2017

The trade planning process

August 30th, 2017|

Trade planning is a four part process. 1. Forecast Where is the price going? 2. Trigger condition What has to happen to confirm the price is going there? 3. Invalidation & risk When the trigger condition has been met, what would invalidate the trigger condition (meaning that it is no longer [...]

3008, 2017

CrescoFx webinars with Will Hunting

August 30th, 2017|

Who is Will Hunting?Like many traders he describes the early years as a series of "humbling" experiences.Feeling that they should be avoided he started a journal recording simple techniques and market observations which allowed him to trade successfully and develop a hobby in to a career.Some of that journey was documented in public [...]

1503, 2017

Investing Tips from Derek Mayne

March 15th, 2017|

Can't wait to find out the secret of successful investment? Here it is! See the Interview of CrescoFX Managing Director and Founder Derek Mayne for featuring by Lea Jakobiak. Have you ever wanted to know how to get started with investing and where to put your focus? Lea Jakobiak from Invstr recently spoke [...]

2504, 2014

Cresco FX Adds Hotspot on MT4

April 25th, 2014|

Retail & Institutional Trade Sizes Blurred Cresco FX, the Malta-based brokerage regulated as Cresco Capital Markets Ltd with the Maltese Financial Supervisory Authority (MFSA) as a category II dealer, has today shared exclusively with Forex Magnates its planned announcement of a synergy with Hotspot FX which it added on its MetaTrader4 (MT4) licensed platform. The [...]

1501, 2014

Larisa Yurkiw heads to Sochi Olympics

January 15th, 2014|

One month before Sochi and already Canadians have one heck of an Olympic triumph to cheer about. Nine months after being told she wasn’t a legitimate Olympic contender and was dropped from the Canadian ski team, Larisa Yurkiw punched her ticket to Sochi in dramatic fashion Saturday. Skiing independently after raising $150,000 last [...]

3112, 2013

CrescoFX and Larisa Yurkiw in Bloomberg

December 31st, 2013|

From Slope to Boardroom for Funding: Canadian downhill ski champion Larisa Yurkiw’s work to reach the Olympics doesn't end when she leaves the slopes after training. The 25-year-old lost national-team funding in April, and has been forced to find help to compete against U.S. millionaire Lindsey Vonn in Sochi. Her detour has taken her [...]

2912, 2013

CrescoFX featured in Forex Magnates

December 29th, 2013|

Cresco FX to Execute FX Order-Flow for New VATAS Fund Targeting $500M AUM The Malta-based boutique FX broker Cresco Capital Markets Ltd, (CrescoFX) has today announced that it has been appointed execution broker for the Premium Alpha Global Macro Fund which has a target of $500 million in Assets under Management (AUM), according [...]

1710, 2013

Peter Laursen joins Cresco FX

October 17th, 2013|

The team at Cresco Capital Markets (Malta) Ltd are delighted to announce that Peter Laursen is joining as Chief Operating Officer. Peter has more than 30 years experience in FX, working with companies including Saxobank and ADS Securities. Derek Mayne, Managing Director of Cresco FX, said "I'm delighted I managed to persuade Peter [...]