Forex trading job interview

How long have forex trading job interview been trading currencies? I have been trading currencies 4,5 years now.

What is your trading experience, prior to trading the Forex market? I’ve never traded any financial market before, forex was my first trading experience. Do you trade forex for a living? Yes, it is my full time job for 2 years. Do you make money trading currencies? Can you describe your workstation setup?

What charting service do you use? What are your favorite currency pairs to trade? What are your favorite trading sessions? Describe your best trade, what currency pair, why you placed it, and how much profit did you make? USD was going down 70 pips in few seconds on my charts, my broker’s quotes had some kind of delay and I could enter 25 standard lots 70 pips higher as the actual quote, after few seconds, my broker changed quotes and I was up 70 pips.

I was very happy with that result! What was your biggest mistake ever? Blowing out my first 2 accounts. When placing a trade, do you use technical analysis, fundamental analysis, or a combination of both? What timeframe’s are you looking at? 1 min, 5 min, 15 min, 60 min and a daily chart. Most of times, I’m trading off the 5 min chart.

What are your money management rules when trading forex? I will never risk more than 1. When the trade doesn’t’ work out within 20 minutes, I will close it. How long do you tend to hold a trade? What lessons have you learned that have helped you find profitable trades, and keep losses relatively small?