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Founder and director of investment website JustOneLap.com, Simon Brown. (Photo: Finweek)
Founder and director of investment website JustOneLap.com, Simon Brown. (Photo: Finweek)

In the 22 October issue of finweek, I wrote about how I am trying my hand at trading local equities for the first time in over a decade.

Some aspects of my index trading have helped (discipline and risk management), but stocks are more volatile and need a different approach to my index trading methods.

What I didn’t expect was how spending the extra time looking at equity charts for buy and sell signals would get me thinking about my long- term investment portfolio.

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