Global Trader Programme Brochure

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ABOUT THE FIRM Alphachain Capital is a proprietary trading firm founded with a vision of combining strategy, innovation and technology to succeed in today’s global markets. Alphachain Academy focuses on the development of our new traders. Alphachain Capital trades a variety of investment funds, predominantly in the Cryptocurrency market, managed by our CEO Adam Haeems. The strategies are deployed both directly on-chain for performance transparency while also on exchanges across futures and options. Strategies deployed are a mixture of both systematic and discretionary trading strategies. Our Funded Traders trade across various global markets including Equity Indices, Forex, Commodities and Cryptocurrencies. In 2020 we funded over 500 traders across 67 countries, issuing $4.7m in funded trading accounts to our traders. We have an open and collaborative culture among our global trading team and encourage the flow of knowledge and ideas across all areas of the firm. New traders receive direct support from our CEO, Head of the Trading Academy, Trading Psychologist and our trading mentors to ensure they are developing at the rate required to become confident funded traders. Our programmes suit those who are able to work both independently and with others to develop ideas and market analysis, integrating them into our company ethos, trading strategies and systems. Our firm is a meritocracy and progress in both responsibility and compensation is rapid for those capable of demonstrating excellence in their particular field.


MEET SOME OF OUR EXPERIENCED TRADERS AND MENTORS Adam Haeems | Chief Executive Officer Adam has a Master of Finance (MFin) from Cambridge University (Judge Business School) and is an experienced institutional futures trader. Adam has traded fixed income futures for Bank of America Merrill Lynch before becoming a cross-asset futures trader for a $1bn global macro hedge fund (Quality Capital Management). Adam is an experienced cryptocurrency trader having recently managed a $20m cryptocurrency portfolio for BABB Group ltd.

Gavin Pannu | Head of Trading Academy Gavin is an experienced prop trader at Alphachain. He is responsible for the development and management of junior to experienced funded traders. Gavin brings a broad experience from prop trading firms, trader education companies and brokerages. Prior to joining Alphachain, Gavin held positions as a Senior Market Analyst at London Academy of Trading and Analyst for MTrading Brokerage. He holds a BSc in Financial Management from the University of Wolverhampton, Certified Financial Technician (CFTe) by IFTA and an MSTA diploma from the Society of Technical Analysts.

Ron William | Trading Psychologist Ron William, CFTe, NLP, is a market strategist, educator/mentor and performance coach; with +20 years of experience, working for leading economic research & institutional firms; producing macro research & trading strategies. He specializes in blended, top-down, semi-discretionary analysis, driven by cycles and proprietary timing models.


PROGRAMME OVERVIEW The programme is an immersive and structured three month vocational training provided to new entrants who are aiming to start a career as a funded proprietary trader with Alphachain Capital. The programme gives a unique opportunity for talented individuals to develop in-depth knowledge and practical experience trading live capital in a leading proprietary trading firm. Its content provides a combination of strong foundational education with expert mentoring and live web classes from experienced senior traders. Candidates accepted onto the programme receive a guaranteed $20,000 funded account to trade live funds and begin a career as a prop trader with Alphachain Capital. We offer complete transparency in targets, capital allocation and incentives. All traders are independent contractors and have freedom in how they work and where they work as this is a remote position. The programme will suit your lifestyle as you can trade from the comfort of your own home. New traders will train alongside other candidates as part of a cohort, learning and developing skills in a fast-paced environment. Junior traders will explore trading opportunities, analyse risk and reward, and develop trading strategies whilst attending live webinars and participating in team meetings. This will enable them to rapidly progress and gain trading responsibilities. WWW.ALPHACHAIN.CO.UK

WHAT IS EXPECTED FROM YOU? Ability to learn quickly Comfortable meeting deadlines and performance targets Attention to detail with excellent organisational skills Strong written and verbal communication skills Bachelor’s degree or higher; preferable STEM or finance

WHAT WE GIVE BACK Guaranteed starting capital investment of $20k into our new traders Actively trading capital given from week seven of the programme! 50% profit split Guidance and mentorship both during and after the programme Potential to be trading up to $1m in capital CPD certified training



Our training programme has been accredited by the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) awarding body and is regulated strictly with regular inspections to ensure the programmes meet the quality levels.They also ensure that the resources used in the programme are highly regulated and meet the right standards. Upon successfully completing all programme requirements a certification is achieved.

SO, WHAT IS CPD? So, what is CPD? CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and is the term used to describe the learning activities professionals engage in to develop and enhance their abilities. It enables learning to become conscious and proactive, rather than passive and reactive. CPD combines different methodologies to learning, such as training workshops, conferences and events, e-learning programs, best practice techniques and ideas sharing, all focused for an individual to improve and have effective professional development. There are over 1000 institutes & professional bodies across the UK, a number that is forecast to increase.


MONTH 1: THEORY & PRACTICAL LEARNING You will begin the online programme, covering our bespoke trading strategies, advanced technical analysis and risk management. You’ll learn how to identify some advanced technical patterns and how they can be used to create short and medium-term trading strategies. Furthermore, we will use examples to show how macroeconomic news releases can impact prices and what type of news could move markets when trading. You will also cover risk management techniques, pips and how to assess performance. In the latter part of the month you will begin to put what you have learned into action on your demo account. The application of the prior learning and theory is the most important step. You will have to quickly learn to navigate the trading platform. Begin to analyse markets and react to macroeconomic data. Start to formulate trading strategies using fundamental data or news, technical analysis and indicators or quantitative methods. You must maintain Alphachain Capital’s risk management rules.


MONTH 2: STRATEGY PLANNING & TESTING During this month you will look to gain as much exposure by trading your strategies and doing back-tests to build statistical research on how well your strategy has worked in previous market conditions. This is an important period where you can learn to improve your trading and risk management techniques while learning more about your psychological approach to trading. We will carry out a trading competition and you will complete your final assignment which will be based on your backtest, competition and overall statistics you have developed. Finally, you will create a trading plan and have it reviewed by our senior trader mentors.


MONTH 3: FURTHER TESTING & LIVE TRADING Month three will be to complete the assignment and receive feedback on all worksheets and assignment. Begin preparation of live trading and finalise the trading plan. You will have a short period to tweak your strategy accordingly to the tests you carry out. Once you have received access to your funded account you will need to follow your trading plan and maintain good risk management and psychology in the markets. In your final week you will have a performance appraisal with a senior trader and mentor who will review your statistics and trading documents. You will have regular mentoring sessions to continually improve and develop you as a trader while managing our capital and throughout your programme. Capital increases will be provided once set profit targets are achieved.


ASSETS TRADED Junior Traders will begin to analyse various charts using Tradingview and MT4 charting platforms to identify patterns and trading opportunities with the goal of placing profitable trades which are aligned with the parameters set out in your bespoke trade plan. Capital will increase based on your trading performance and achieving the defined targets whilst successful completion of trader terms and guidelines. Traders are able to trade a diverse choice of assets. The asset classes that can be traded fall under the categories of; FX Cryptos Commodities Equity Indices We offer over 100 tradable assets with institutional spreads and commissions. All traders will use Metatrader 4 (MT4) as their execution platform with a 100:1 leverage.


GLOBAL TRADER PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS As a Junior Trader at Alphachain Capital you will be allocated a guaranteed $20k starting capital. Junior traders who undergo the training will join a new cohort of traders and receive guidance via webinars, direct outreach and mentoring consultations. Junior traders undergo weekly discussions and tasks in order to assess their performance and help refine their trading. This is not an employed or salaried role. Monthly sessions with a mentor assessing their performance and help to refine their trading. Once the initial 10% target is met, capital is doubled to $40k, doubling each time a 10% target is met thereafter. You can be managing a large amount of capital in a short space of time by showing consistency in your trading. Candidates can book Mentoring sessions based on on-going schedules directly. The role is flexible with no set working hours required. What’s important is that our traders reach their weekly and monthly targets. We understand that some individuals perform better at certain times of the day or prefer to trade certain time-zones. We aim to foster a collaborative and empowering culture to ensure our traders are always performing at their best.


GLOBAL TRADER LOCATION: REMOTE Learn and trade from the comfort of your home. Guaranteed $20k starting capital. 3 months professional training from experienced traders. Learn our bespoke trading strategies. 3 months on-going mentorship included. CPD certification. Fixed 10% drawdownn. £3,420 for the initial 3-month training period, then on-going membership fees of £120 per month Trader membership is required if the trader wishes to continue as a live funded trader after the training programme. The membership fee covers the ongoing costs associated with trading such as capital, platform access and datafeed. We provide institutional commission rates via our connection to a pool of liquidity providers whilst ensuring regular platform and community management and administration tasks. You will receive the added benefit of having access our community portal, webinars and team meetings. All places are offered subject to acceptance onto a programme following application. Limited spaces available each month.

RESERVE YOUR PLACE Places can be reserved by placing a £250.00 deposit with the remaining balance due no later than one week before the course start date. Please note: 0% Finance payment options available Please email to check availability, ask any questions and secure your place on the programme. WWW.ALPHACHAIN.CO.UK


20 20 $4.7M IN FUNDED ACCOUNTS ISSUED An Impressive Track Record Of Trading Success

GLOBAL TRADER NETWORK 534 traders funded last year