Traders Theatre and Cryptocurrency Theatre
Seminars & Presentations

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Speaker: Ben Symons, Barrister, Field & Court Chambers

Maximising your crypto profits – keeping the tax man out

Attend this seminar by prominent barrister, Ben Symons, and you will learn

  1. When are cryptocurrency gains tax-free “gambling” profits?
  2. When are cryptocurrency gains trading profits?
  3. When are cryptocurrency gains an investment subject to capital gains tax?
  4. When might a cryptocurrency loss be a trading loss rather than a capital loss?
  5. Capital gains tax and inheritance tax consequences of cryptocurrency gains for non-domiciled individuals?
  6. Tax implications in relation to offshore cryptocurrency funds.


11:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Speaker: Ben Sebley

The Irony of Banking and Compliance In Crypto and How It Stifled Growth


12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

Speaker: Zia Word

Crypto Trending

Join Zia as she explains what trends to get ahead of, and why going against trends can be valuable. Zia also looks at what data to consider before making decisions

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM

Speaker: Tom Tragett, on behalf of RANsquawk

Levelling the playing field for retail traders

For years the big financial institutions have held the advantage. Large teams, sophisticated systems, research, analysis and information all making it increasingly difficult for the retail trader to compete on the same level. However, with the right set up and right access to good and timely information it is now possible to level that playing field, potentially resulting in better trading outcomes and higher returns.

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Speaker: Tom Hougaard

The Basics of Scalping Stock Indices

In this talk, professional trader Tom Hougaard will talk about how a trader can trade stock indices like the DAX, the DOW and the FTSE without a directional bias, by purely addressing the individual candle bars, on the 5-min chart. Scalping has many definitions, and it may be considered a manual form of High Frequency Trading. In this talk Tom Hougaard will discuss what his experience with scalping is, and how he approaches it.

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