Greg Secker is an English entrepreneur. He is well known for being a proficient foreign exchange trader. Greg Secker is also an author. He has written several books regarding foreign exchange. The most known being entitled Financial Freedom Through Forex, Trading Your Way to Success. He has also contributed immensely in publishing another book entitled The Book Of Success: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Success. Secker has a series of companies that he has started. Most of them revolve around forex trading. They include: FX Capital, Learn to Trade, SmartCharts Software and Capital Index. Apart from being an author and entrepreneur, Greg Secker is also a philanthropist. He is the founder of a non-profit organization known as The Greg Secker Foundation.
Greg Secker started his career in foreign exchange trading when he joined Thomas Cook Financial Services. He first joined the firm as a trading technologist mostly dealing with programming work. He invented the first online trading platform known as Virtual Trading Desk (VTD). This platform was the first to provide real-time foreign exchange quotes to traders. He later left the firm and joined Mellon Financial Corporation. Back then, this was a big Fortune 500 investment bank. He joined the firm as the vice president. He had the opportunity to share ideas with some of the best forex traders at the time. He was able to develop some very good trading strategies. He was able to grow his own personal trading account to a very big amount and did not find it interesting to continue working. He retired and started his own trading floor right from his home. About 3 months later he started the Learn to Trade Company. Today the company has offices in London. Sydney, South Africa, and the Philippines. Through Learn to Trade, he has been able to train thousands of people through seminars and workshops.
Greg Secker is a passionate philanthropist. He has been nominated as one of the most philanthropic people by Richtopia in 2017. This was recognition for his efforts in creating public awareness in matters that are of public importance. In this situation, Greg Secker has played a key role in sensitizing the people regarding financial freedom and general success in life.