This article on futures trading for beginners is the opinion of Optimus Futures.
Making the transition from being a “simulation trader” to one who trades the live market is a necessary step to becoming a seasoned and successful futures trader. Nevertheless, prepare yourself, as the experience can range from sobering to flat-out shocking.
In the live market, you will truly learn the value of your skills and knowledge, the capabilities of your personal discipline against the urgencies of your impulses, and your propensity to learn from your failures or to be deceived by your successes.
Your first time in a live market can be a real “trial by fire,” and you will come out either a winner or a loser. For the