About the Event
Our South Africa-focused series of events – Touchdown in Cape Town: The Big Wave – has two truly unmissable events at its epicentre.
Our brand ambassador and UN Patron of the Oceans, Lewis Pugh, and our renowned FX Guru Andreas Thalassinos, Head of Education, will be our keynote speakers at an exclusive evening on May 18, the Big Wave Opening Dinner.
We invite all our traders in Cape Town to join us in the awe-inspiring surroundings of the Predator Room at the Two Oceans Aquarium. You will enjoy a lavish meal, the chance to network with your fellow traders and get inspired by two incredible motivational speakers.
Plus, you will see the Big Wave live trading contest winners presented with their amazing prizes.
Don’t miss this special opening dinner – it promises to be an exciting evening!
The FXTM team will be back at the Two Oceans Aquarium for a two-day Ultimate Trading Workshop workshop!* Andreas Thalassinos will present a masterclass on his coveted formula, and help you discover how technical analysis can inform your strategies and make you trade with more confidence!
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Why should you attend
- Enjoy a luxurious meal in the “jawesome” Predator Room of Cape Town’s famous aquarium
- Be inspired by Cape Town’s own world-famous endurance simmer, UN Patron of the Oceans and FXTM Brand Ambassador, Lewis Pugh
- Celebrate the five skilled winners of the Big Wave live trading contest, exclusive to traders in South Africa!
Speakers: Andreas Thalassinos (BSc, MSc, MSTA, CFTe, MFTA)
FXTM’s Head of Education is a highly-respected FX educator and Certified Technical Analyst. An authority in algorithmic trading, Andreas Thalassinos is known for developing hundreds of automated systems and trading tools used today.
An industry Guru, he holds an MSTA certificate from the Society of Technical Analysts (UK) and both CFTe and MFTA from the International Federation of Technical Analysts (USA). Thalassinos’ seminars are renowned for their lively atmosphere and exceptionally informative content, and enjoy outstanding attendance every time.
Speakers: Lewis Pugh
Lewis Pugh has dedicated his life to being an active ocean advocate. The Capetonian local has won multiple environmental and philanthropic awards, and is the most respected long-distance swimmer in the world. In 2018, he became FXTM’s brand ambassador and completed The Long Swim – a world-first swim along the length of the English Channel– to raise ocean awareness.
Renowned for both his unwavering willpower and his motivational talks, Lewis has delivered inspirational leadership speeches to major corporations including Coca Cola, BMW and Samsung.