• Ali Moin-Afshari
  • Level: Advanced
  • Study time: 11 hrs
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Course overview
Pro Trader Mentoring - Recorded Sessions: January 2024
  • Video time: 11 hours
  • Session: 2024-01-06
  • Session: 2024-01-13
  • Session: 2024-01-20
  • Session: 2024-01-27
  • Trades Charts


Session: 2024-01-06
  • New PTM Cycle and introductions (not all recorded for privacy reasons)
  • Market behavior basics
  • Event - Response Principle
  • Bar formation
  • Bar direction
  • Price relationships within a single bar
  • Breakouts
  • Review of the week
  • Review of students' selected trades
  • Q&A
Session: 2023-01-13
  • Breakouts
  • Simple legs
  • The importance of using accurate terminology
  • Fractal nature of breakouts
  • How to quantify strength of a breakout
  • How to quantify probability of second legs
  • The importance of number of bars
  • The importance of breakout distance 
  • How two opposite market regimes can be present simultaneously 
  • Review of the week
  • Review of students' selected trades
  • Q&A
Session: 2023-01-20
  • Market's job: what the market is supposed to do
  • Why markets continuously disappoint traders
  • Point of Clarity
  • Small reversal signal bars
  • The importance of knowing what the expected higher probability market behavior is
  • The learning mechanism: Monito/Filter process
  • How to use the learning mechanism model to enhance deliberate practice
  • The trigger-pullback mechanism
  • How to use the trigger-pullback on higher timeframes to estimate intraday price action
  • Leg in a trading range but really breakout on a higher timeframe
  • How to differentiate a trend/breakout from a climax or vacuum (that reverses)
  • Major structures
  • Introduction to gaps
  • What is the difference between a gap, a spike, and a climax
  • Gap types
  • Breakout gap
  • The importance of the size of an open breakout gap
  • Review of the week
  • Review of students' selected trades
  • Q&A
Session: 2023-01-27
  • How to read EOD trades charts
  • Why it is important to see everything from a breakout point of view
  • Complex legs 
  • Complex legs are simple legs on higher time frames: Visible Pullbacks
  • Breakouts and Non-Symmetrical second legs
  • High Probability trading vs. Risk/Reward trading
  • Review of the week
  • Review of students' selected trades
  • Q&A

About PTM Modules

This is the archived recordings of the Pro Trader live mentoring session for the above date and month. 
      For example, PTM_202207 contains all sessions for month 7 of year 2022.
Each PTM module contains all sessions from one month.
Each session is about 3 hours long. 
Live sessions are conducted over Zoom (or other online meeting tools) and recorded. 
 Recordings are not edited to give you the same experience as being in the session with everyone else. 
Videos show mentor's screen, trading platform, and the electronic whiteboard. 
Includes trades charts

Ali Moin-Afshari

Systematic Trader
Ali Moin-Afshari is the founder of Quant Systems and course creator of the Systems Academy program. He has had a successful +20-year career in IT and telecom, working as an architect, consultant, and founder of two IT companies. He began his trading career initially as a side business in 2007 and became a full time trader in 2014. He is a systems expert and has designed,  developed, and programed more than 200 trading systems.
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