In Sept 2005, I attended a week-long stock and commodity trading camp by Dr. Alexander Elder and Mr. David Weis on the island of Cyprus. I learned two vastly different methods of technical analysis for trading, plus money management and all-important trading psychology. The camp structure and side trips also helped me to meet other traders and create friendships that last to this day. This post in the Cyprus series focuses on the seminar itself.
In 2005, Cyprus offered me a truly warm welcome — the coastal city of Larnaca being a few degrees warmer than California in September. In two days I would attend the Traders’ Camp presented by Dr. Alexander Elder. I’d arrived early to adjust to the time zone, the 2-4pm afternoon shutdown and the eating of tomato and cucumber for breakfast. Having come so far, I wanted to have a look around too. This first post in my series on Cyprus is about Larnaca – the town and the beaches.