Category: Education

Introduction to Technical Analysis and Forex trading
March 1, 2016
Course Duration: 6 Days/ 12 hours in total Program Outline: Upon completion of course, the candidates expected to gain the knowledge of the fundamental aspects of technical analysis and attain a good understanding to the basic and essential concepts of technical analysis & crowd psychology, as well as a good understanding of forex trading. This […]

Course Duration:

6 Days/ 12 hours in total

Program Outline:

Upon completion of course, the candidates expected to gain the knowledge of the fundamental aspects of technical analysis and attain a good understanding to the basic and essential concepts of technical analysis & crowd psychology, as well as a good understanding of forex trading. This includes primary and well as advanced FX trading strategies.

Who should attend:
Junior, active and brilliant Traders, Treasury Sales & Marketing.

Number of participants:
25 candidates on “first come first serve” policy.
We are limited to 25 participants; priority will be given to the ACI members & for the first 25 registered and paid applicants.
We would kindly advice that each institution has the right to nominate two participants maximum.

Confirmed Dates:
February 29th to March 16th, 2016.

The Course will take place every Monday/Wednesday from 5 to 7:30 PM @
45 Mossadak St., Dokki, 6th floor, Apartment 11

Mohamed El Saiid, CFTe, MFTA, IFTA President
Mohamed is currently an Executive Director and Head of the Technical Analysis department for HC Brokerage (HCB), Cairo, Egypt. He started his career working for Momentum Wavers, Ltd., a Middle East Technical Analysis firm (2001‐2004). He joined HCB as an associate/lead technical analyst (2004‐2006). Later he joined Unifund, a Genevabased global private fund (2006‐2007) as a Chief Technical Strategist/Co‐Fund Manager to the Middle East investments. Mohamed holds an MBA in Finance and is currently the board member of the Egyptian Society for Technical Analysts (ESTA), as well as an Education Sub‐Committee Member in IFTA. Mohamed authored several
TA‐related articles and developed several indicators including the Volatility‐Based Envelopes (VBE), the Implied Volatility Projection Range (IVPR) and Relative Performance Candlestick Charts (RPCC).

Saleh Nasser, CMT, IFTA Education Director
Saleh is an executive director and the chief technical strategist of Pharos Holding. Prior to joining Pharos, Saleh was the chief technical strategist of CIBC from 2001 until 2008 and a member of the CIBC investment committee, as well as a member in the CICapital investment committee (responsible for setting up strategies for CI Asset Management
Company). Saleh worked as a chief technical analyst in Flemings CIIC from 2000 until 2001, and he was responsible for following up on the Egyptian market and global equities markets as well as for training traders and employees on short‐term and intermediate‐term trading tactics. Saleh completed his CMT designation from the Market Technicians Association (MTA) in 2001. Saleh has served on the board of directors of IFTA for many years, and he served as IFTA’s secretary general and head of education. He worked on a committee that was responsible for updating IFTA’s bylaws. He also heads the Education Committee of the Egyptian Society of Technical Analysts (ESTA) and is the past president of ESTA. Saleh is the originator of the CETA Professional Program, sponsored by the Egyptian Society of Technical Analysts—one of just a few international degrees accredited by
IFTA as equivalent to the CFTe. In 2003, Saleh was invited to speak in Washington, D.C., about his new indicator
(Deviation Oscillator) in the IFTA annual international conference hosted by the Market Technicians Association (MTA) of the United States. It is worth mentioning that ESTA hosted the IFTA annual conference in 2007 in Sharm ElSheikh, and it was one of the most successful conferences in technical analysis. Saleh has been invited as a general and keynote speaker at many seminars and conferences.

Mohamed Younis, CETA, CFTE, ESTA Board Member
Asset Manager and Technical Analysis Expert
Mr.Younis started his relation with the stock market for nearly 12 years. He started his career as a technical analyst for Blom Egypt Securities and he had joined Okaz Brokerage as a senior technical analyst then he joined Pioneers Securities as a chief technical analyst then a chief FOREX strategist for Pioneers Holding, one of the multinational big players operating in the field of investment. Currently works as a consultant for many FOREX funds.
He is a Certified Financial Technician CFTe from the International Federation of Technical Analysts IFTA. In addition, he holds CETA diploma from the Egyptian Society of Technical Analysts ESTA. Recently Mr.Younis is one of the exams’ authors of CFTE international certifications.
Currently he is a board member of ESTA and member of its education committee, freelance trainer in the Institute of Banking‐Saudi Arabia IOBF, member of Amwal Asset Management Investment committee and board member of Empire Markets Financial Consultancy.


A six-day course as follows:

Session Date Title/Instructor
     1 Monday 29-Feb

Technical Analysis & Crowd Psychology:

• Crowd Psychology & Trend Psychology
• Technical Analysis Definition

     2 Wednesday 2-Mar

Technical Analysis & Crowd Psychology:

• Demand/Supply and Market Mechanism
• Basics of Trend analysis
• Concepts of Support & Resistance

     3 Monday 7-Mar

FX Trading & FX Trading Strategies:

• What is Forex ??
• History of Forex
• Basics of Forex Trading

     4 Wednesday 9-Mar

FX Trading & FX Trading Strategies:

• Basics of Forex Trading Cont.
• Ways to trade Forex
• Selecting the Right Forex Broker

     5 Monday 14-Mar

FX Trading & FX Trading Strategies:-

• MetaTrader 4.
• Forex main strategies ( Fundamentals of Martingale).

     6 Wednesday 16-Mar

FX Trading & FX Trading Strategies:

• Advanced strategies (Trending and Sideways strategies).

Registration Fees:
EGP 1,500 for ACI members and EGP 3,000 for ACI non-members

The Swifts must be attached to the participation and put the swift code
–  Payment by Swift to:
Account number: 0002-00-418533-003
Kindly submit your nomination and receipt of payment before deadline,
Sunday 28th February 2016
For registration please call Basma Ahmed on 02 37607587 / 0103577479
And send a copy from the SWIFT Attn. Basma Ahmed on
Fax 02 37607587 or By mail:

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