Tim Smith

  • • 15+ years of experience in the financial services industry
  • • Worked for prominent investment banks including Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, and Morgan Stanley
  • • Currently a professional trader and freelance financial writer with a keen interest in developing trading algorithms

Experience

Tim uses his skill and judgment gained in the financial services industry to help educate readers about current trends and issues facing the markets. His valuable insight assists investors and traders to understand the current market conditions and implement appropriate strategies that maximize returns and minimize risk. Whether it's explaining a simple financial term or detailing a complex trading strategy, Tim will help investors navigate the ever-evolving financial markets.

His commercial experience trading stocks, exchange-traded funds and forex help clients to leverage his knowledge and seize opportunities in the market. Tim also has a keen interest in developing trading algorithms. See his live algorithmic trading results here.

Education

Tim received his Bachelor's of Commerce from Deakin University.

Quote from Tim

"I enjoy helping investors to make more informed investment decisions and encourage them to reach out if they want further assistance."

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