My Interview with ‘Better System Trader’

Recently I was interviewed by Andrew Swanscott from and he has now made this audio interview available.   Andrew wrote down the following list of ‘topics discussed’ in this interview, as follows:

  • Why trading can be simple but not easy
  • Common mistakes traders make
  • Factors to consider when choosing a trading strategy that suits you
  • Common Money Management mistakes
  • The single biggest factor to trading success
  • Common mindset issues traders experience
  • Tips to improving discipline and changing trading behaviour
  • How the Petronas towers can be applied to trading
  • The counter-intuitive side to trading
  • The Chinese Bamboo story

I was quite open in the interview, so I hope you enjoy listening to it … you can listen to it at


Stuart McPhee
Stuart McPhee
Australian private trader for nearly 20 years, author, trading coach, licensed adviser and regular speaker at major trading events all around the world. Graduate of RMC Duntroon and former Australian Army Officer.