At 42, Greg Secker has achieved tremendous success than most of his age mates. Greg is a shrewd entrepreneur, trader and public speaker. The trade expert became a multi-millionaire in his twenties. To this end, he engaged in philanthropic activities. Through his flagship investment company, the Knowledge to Action, Greg has incorporated a series of companies, including Learn to Trade, SmartCharts Software, Capital Index and the Greg Secker Foundation. Using these organizations, the master trader fulfills his passion of improving lives through coaching, education, strategy and support.
Speaking to ideamensch, Greg Secker said that his engagements in foreign exchange at an asset management bank gave him a wealth of knowledge in trading. Later, he achieved overwhelming success by trading from home. With his vast experience and a desire to motivate people, Greg decided to venture into trade coaching. He realized that traders who attended coaching programs were likely to succeed compared to their counterparts who do not have adequate information on trading. Using this analysis, Greg Secker established UK’s first trader coaching company, Learn to Trade. To ensure that his ideas are successful, Greg thinks through the same and tests its feasibility before implementing it. Secker contended that he reads books to gain knowledge and understand issues from other people’s perspective.
About Greg Secker
Greg Secker started his career by rendering his services for Thomas Cook Financial services. Later, he joined Virtual Trading Desk (VTD). VTD pioneered online real-time Forex trading where users receive real-time information regarding major foreign exchange transactions. With the passage of time, he joined Mellon Financial Corporation where he interacted with prominent traders across the world. Greg left Mellon to start Learn to Trade, an award winning trade coaching company whose seminars and workshops have been attended by over 200,000 people.
His other companies, SmartCharts, Capital Index and FX Capital, are software, brokerage, and investment ventures. Owing to his success in trading, Greg has been invited to different conferences to share his insights. He has also been featured on leading channels like Bloomberg and CNBC. Through Greg Secker Foundation, Greg has been able to support numerous community initiatives. The foundation seeks to improve people’s lives by enhancing education, leadership, and life skills. The foundation’s portfolio includes Ubuntu Education Fund and Barnardo’s UK. Recently, they supported survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in Philippines.