SOURCE: Currensee


May 25, 2011 18:03 ET

Webinar: The Perils of Autotrading and What You Need to Know to Make Informed Decisions

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - May 25, 2011) - Currensee,, the alternative investment service that gives investors unique access to the world currency markets, will hold a webinar examining the pros and cons of automated trading. Titled "The Perils of Autotrading," the webinar features John Forman, senior foreign exchange analyst, author of "The Essentials of Trading" and a 20-plus-year veteran of the financial markets. Registration is free at

When: Thursday, May 26, at 7 p.m. ET

Who should attend: Autotrading, also called mirror trading, has become a popular investment offering and an exciting choice for traders and investors looking for a new way to access the foreign exchange (Forex) market. Autotrading programs automatically execute trades based on an underlying system or program. Whether you're new to Forex and looking for a new way to access the market or perhaps a Forex trader ready to diversify your trading with automated signals from other experienced traders, it's important to understand the pros and cons of autotrading before getting started. This webinar will discuss the perils and pitfalls of autotrading, including hidden fee structures, what to look for when analyzing signal providers' performance and possible strategies for investors. Forman will also answer live questions to help you make more informed trading decisions.

Presenter: Forman is a senior foreign exchange analyst and author of "The Essentials of Trading." A 20-plus-year veteran of the financial markets, he holds an MBA from the University of Maryland and a B.S. from the University of Rhode Island, both concentrating in finance. John is a frequent blogger and is the former content editor and advisor for Trade2Win. He is also a regular speaker to college finance student groups and helps finance faculty integrate trading elements into university course offerings.

About Currensee
Currensee is the alternative investment service that puts the power of world currency markets in the hands of every investor. With the Currensee Trade Leaders™ Investment Program, investors build their own automated trading portfolios of Trade Leaders, top foreign currency traders hand picked from the thousands of members of the Currensee social network. The program offers investors an alternative to traditional asset classes and Trade Leader performance is completely uncorrelated to the stock market. Currensee delivers complete account control to investors, who can see every trade in real time, manage and modify investment allocations with one click and benefit from the safety and security of proprietary online investing technology. Currensee is funded by North Bridge Venture Partners, Egan-Managed Capital and Vernon & Park Capital and is a member of the National Futures Association (NFA) and registered by the Financial Services Authority (FSA). For more information, visit us at Find us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and watch us on YouTube.

Please note that over the counter retail foreign currency (Forex) trading may involve significant risk of loss. It is not suitable for all investors and investors should make sure they understand the risks involved before trading and seek independent advice if necessary. And, as always, past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results.

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