The common misconception is forex trading is just for men. While there are actually far more male traders than women traders in the FX industry, we can’t deny the fact that some women are just better traders. They are better at trade management, they have great multitasking skills and they could be better students – thus, easy learners!
In this industry dominated by men, the success of these women is very significant. They inspire confidence that anyone can really achieve their dreams no matter where they come from, if they will only give their best.
Learn the stories of the most successful traders in the world.
Raghee Horner is a widely regarded advisor to the Forex community. She focuses mostly on Currency ETFs, Futures and FX. When she was still studying, she began trading at a very young age and like she said, she would make charts by hand and then measure all the metrics by herself.
In addition to investing, she is passionate about sharing the market’s message and educating self-directed traders how to achieve preference, independence and an advantage in the markets with a concentration on futures and currencies.
When we talk about the most popular women Forex traders, the one that most people would mention should certainly include Kathy Lien. Lien graduated from the NY University Stern School of Management. At the age of 18, she already began working at Wall Street.
Lien worked very hard throughout her career and she has already devoted 13 years of her career in the capital markets, concentrating primarily on G20 currencies.
Abigail has had the fortune of being born in a rich family with a grande history of financial success. Her father is Edward C. Johnson III. He is chairman of Fidelity Investments, which was originally founded by his grandfather.
She became the company’s CEO a couple years back, and had a very successful leadership.
Though this experience has allowed her to be so competitive in the industry, there is no denying she has worked extremely hard with everything she has.
She has founded many businesses and greatly impacted the development of Forex trading. Often known to be some of the best traders of all time, she has written several publications about her knowledge, trading, and private life.
At the age where most people are only beginning college, Fan already graduated from the school of business with a degree in finance, statistics and operational research. She was only 19 back then.
Today, Jennifer is a hedge fund manager who specializes in finding relative value in the energy and agricultural industries, has collaborated with a variety of well-known businesses and has been very involved since she was 22. She is included in the Finance category of Forbes’ 30 under 30.
Linda Raschke began to trade professionally in the early 1980s, several years ago. She’s proven skilled in trading due to her very lengthy background in Forex Trading, she has been involved in stock options for several years. She worked for Pacific Coast Stock Exchange and the Philadelphia Stock Exchange for six years, during which she began to sell as a day trader.