Greg Secker studied agriculture and food science at university. At that time he was also building and selling computers. It is through this side hustle that he developed knowledge of coding. This would be the beginning of a new path into finance. He visited a fair where he met a guy with a passion for computers at the Thomas Cook Financial Services stand. This guy invited him for an interview, Greg got the job. While he was there, he was asked to work on the money exchanging floor creating the Virtual Trading Desk (VTD), which was the first online trading program.
Greg Secker as a Real Trailblazer
Greg got to hang around traders and acquired the necessary tools of trade. He noted the margins in trading while he was coding information for the Virtual Trading Desk and decided he wanted it on that. Greg borrowed £5,000 which he increased by more than 1100% within a year. He terms himself a why not guy and uses a risk-managed approach to trading. Greg Secker insists that discipline and sticking to a strategy-driven plan are essential to success in trading. Years later, Greg Secker quit, but he got bored and started a trading floor at his home. Three months later, Learn To Trade was born. The company was meant to coach traders, teach people how to become entrepreneurs. In addition to this, he also owns SmartChart’s Software and Capital Index.
Mr. Secker’s Input in Benevolence
Greg is a remarkable humanitarian. He gives more than just financial support. Secker is determined to influence the world by any means possible positively. He is the founder of the Greg Secker Foundation which is a nongovernmental organization committed to improving the quality of life for people and communities in the world through education, life skills, and leadership initiatives. Greg Secker believes that all businesses should integrate philanthropy into their models of activities. He says it makes all the stakeholders happier to be associated with the company while making the world a better place.
In a Nutshell
Greg has spoken about trading and entrepreneurship more than 6,000 times. He shares his knowledge for the simple reason of providing access to life-changing tools for world population. Mr. Secker tends to personalize all his endeavors