James Stanley

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James Stanley is Trading Instructor at IG’s partner site DailyFX, which offers forex trading news, charts, indicators and analysis.

James began his own trading journey in 1999 during the famous bull market, seeing tech boom turn to tech bust. In response to the swings, James diversified from short-term trading to swing trading. A graduate of Hankamer School of Business, James has worked for some of the largest banks and brokerage houses in the US.

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