Hiring and developing recent college graduates has been at the core of Obliix’s identity. The Obliix Training Program is our system for building lasting foundational skills for equity traders.
The following are some of our core beliefs underlying the Obliix Training Program.
- We invest in YOU, the trader
- Trading talent begets trading talent: Use only top traders as trainers and surround trainees with proven successful professionals
- Accelerate the learning curve through live trading: the market is the best classroom
- Drill the basics, like risk/reward computation, until they are second nature and machine-like
- Adaptability is paramount: constantly develop the trader’s toolbox to foster success in any market
- Inspire openness and honesty throughout the process: ask tough questions, demand accountability
Though it is constantly being assessed and improved, the following are some of the basic components of the Obliix Training Program.
- Training conducted by the Firm’s Head of Trading and Trading Development Director who is a highly successful trader
- Begins with 2-3 week classroom intensive aimed at conveying core concepts
- Software training and market trading simulation
- After understanding of fundamentals, trainees begin supervised live trading with Obliix capital allocation
- Daily pre- and post-market meetings and regular seminars conducted by top traders
- Regular team building exercises: trading contests, social events, volunteering
- Continuing Education on advanced filtering, trader reviews, market structure, and technical analysis