In this distinguished lecture series, legendary trader Justin Chow explains the basics of cryptocurrencies from a trader’s perspective, as well as fundamental order types and charting.3 lessons • 45 min
Justin Chow moved from trading traditional assets at the world’s top hedge funds to handling the largest trades in crypto for a variety of high profile clients. When you hear about an entrepreneur buying a massive stake in crypto for their corporate treasury, Justin is usually the guy they went to to get it done. Justin was most recently Global Head of Business Development at Cumberland DRW until 2021. Prior to Cumberland, Justin traded foreign exchange derivatives at both DRW and Citadel LLC.
This short introductory course offers new traders a brief but comprehensive overview into what cryptocurrencies are and how to start trading them.
In this lesson, Justin covers the basics of what cryptocurrencies are, what the major types and use cases are, and how to buy and store them.
Justin introduces the basics of trading crypto, how to select and use an exchange and the various order types.
Now that you know a bit about cryptos and how to trade them, it’s time to read the charts. Justin explains what beginners must know when looking for buy/sell signals.