Nirav Shah has been a professional trader since 2001. His keen interest in the financial markets was passed down from his father who worked for one of London’s most prestigious stockbrokers. He comes from a family of traders that have worked for institutions such as ICAP, Bank Of America and Citibank.
Nirav has a well-balanced education, covering subjects from business economics, statistics and Mercantile Law. His Advanced Education includes 4 years studies of Currency Trading Economics. He is also a member of Royal Statistical Society and Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments.
Understanding that retail and institutional trading are poles apart, Nirav embarked on a voyage of learning when he submitted track record to where turning a sum of £50,000 to £650,000 at a steady rate over 6 years of trading. He immersed himself in the world of trading and surrounded himself with traders from the institutional world, making many friends along the way. Today Nirav works with some of the top traders of the world and provides worldwide investment analysis.
Having worked alongside Bank traders, he discovered what made them tick, how they analyse the markets, what they looked for when they trade and applied this to trading in the retail markets to great success.