Adventures of a Currency Trader


Adventures of a Currency Trader: A Fable about Trading, Courage, and Doing the Right Thing (Wiley Trading)




"A truly easy, unique, and enjoyable read! Rob has done it once again to teach us in the funniest way possible how not to make the most common trading mistakes. If you are tired of reading how-to books, this is perfect for you. I highly recommend this book to all traders. Everyone will learn something about themselves by reading this book."
—Kathy Lien, author, Day Trading the Currency Market, and Chief Strategist,

"Adventures of a Currency Trader is a must read for anyone who has ever traded or is thinking about trading in the Forex markets. Rob Booker has a unique way of taking years of market knowledge and transforming it into an educational and entertaining experience. It has quickly become a cult classic in my trading library!"
—H. Jack Bouroudjian, Principal, Brewer Investment Group

"Brilliant! Rob's humor and humanity shine through in this parable about trading and life. Filled with wisdom and wit, it's an exhilarating rollercoaster ride through the peaks and valleys of the learning curve, with many valuable lessons learned along the way."
—Ed Ponsi, President,

"Rob's fable of everyman 'Harry Banes' is destined to become a trading classic. This is both the missing piece and the foundation that comes before the strategies and methodologies. The search for the Holy Grail begins and ends in the heart and mind. The journey is authentic and real and if you're willing to take it with Rob, you will be rewarded in the end. Seldom has psychology and wisdom been so entertaining!"
—Raghee Horner, trader and author of Forex Trading for Maximum Profit and Days of Forex Trading

"In a series of insightful and entertaining vignettes, Rob Booker teaches both the novice and the experienced trader some hard won truths about the currency market. It's a must read book written by a guy who survived the trenches and went on to prosper in the biggest and most competitive financial market in the world."
—Boris Schlossberg, Senior Currency Strategist, Forex Capital Markets LLC, and author of Technical Analysis of the Currency Market

Technical specifications

  • Hardcover: 240 pages
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • ISBN-10: 0470049480
  • Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 6.3 x 1 inches

About the author

Rob Booker is a foreign currency trader, best-selling author, and sought after speaker. A tireless world traveler, he has spoken to countless numbers of sold-out audiences throughout Asia, Europe and North America.

Support and Resistance TradingHe is the author of "Support and Resistance Trading", the first set of the FXStreet DVD Series.

Rob is the founder of, an online community for currency traders, as well as, a daily radio program heard by traders around the globe. He is also the author of the critically acclaimed Adventures of a Currency Trader as well as The Currency Trader's Handbook and Strategy:10, a highly popular currency e-book that has been downloaded more than a half million times since its release.

Most recently, Rob’s book, Super Simple Forex Strategies, was released in Japan, becoming an “FX” bestseller with more than 30,000 copies sold.

Renowned for his entertaining approach to discussing the world’s largest and most volatile financial market, Rob’s analysis is read by thousands of people each day throughout the world. He maintains his Forex advisory practice close to home in Mission Viejo, California.

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