Phillip is a professional trader, managing a personal investment and trading fund since 2004. He worked with a number of major brokerages and prop trading houses in London and Dublin. He has proprietary trading experience in energy commodities futures trading, including procurement of commodities for the physical delivery on behalf of a corporate client base.Like many traders, Phillip began trading and investing with a long only approach on unleveraged equities since 1996. In 2002 he started equity margin trading using level 2, DMA trading platforms and in 2004 he bolstered his portfolio by adding versatile CFDs and Spread Betting.
Phillip trades a wide range of asset classes and instruments but specializes in equity index futures (ES_F, S&P 500) and energy commodities futures trading (CL_F, WTI Crude Oil). Phillip’s trading style is structured, objective and business-like with an aggressive risk management structure. A sharp minded individual, Phillip is well versed in the latest thinking regarding the psychology, financial management, fundamental and technical analysis aspects of financial trading.After sharing his experiences at various industry events and hundreds of workshops over the years, Phillip realised traders need a truly useful online community solution and a dedicated place to meet up. TraderCast.com was subsequently launched in October 2014.