Success Mantra from a Successful Trader


Abhijit Paul

I prefer to define myself with the 3is – investor-trader, instructor and influencer. With over 15 years of experience in the Indian Financial markets, I had been associated with institutions like ICICI Securities and BRICS Securities, Mumbai. Currently, I am a SEBI Registered Research Analyst and offer unparalleled services in both training and advisory. I have been an active trainer in the subject of technical analysis and trading for over 13 years and I tend to visit various business schools and institutions like NSE Academy, NIBM Pune, BIBS Kolkata, India Infoline, Kredent Academy & Elearnmarkets. I also personally conduct offline and online programs like Mentorship and Qualified Market Trader (QMT), which are both unique path-breaking workshops in designing and implementing different types of trading strategies. I had the privilege to be a regular face on many business channels like CNBC, Zee Business, Bloomberg & CNBC Awaaz and Moneycontrol, where I shared my views on the markets and Indian economy. Academically I am an MBA Finance from Mumbai and B.Sc Economics from the University of Calcutta.

Abhijit Paul in Face2Face

Mr. Vivek Bajaj


Mr. Vivek Bajaj

The passion for data, analytics and technology is what makes Vivek Bajaj a financial market survivor. The journey as a market participant started in 2002 when the first trade was executed in the options contract of ITC. Life was simpler and easier during that time. Since then technology and Big data have taken over totally. As an early adapter to the complex tools, Kredent was formed to capitalise on the opportunities. He is co-founder of StockEdge and is committed to bring simplicity in the complex world of market data. He is a Chartered Accountant, Company Secretary and an MBA from IIM Indore. He is a part of various committees of exchanges and regulator and he has been an active contributor in the evolution of Indian Derivatives Market.

About this Face2Face:

In this Face2Face video, Mr. Abhijit Paul will discuss some important aspects of "Life as a Trader" and how "Trading for a Living" gives people the real freedom they desire. Further, in this video, he explains how a lot of people can make a lot of money from good trading & investing if he/she follows a process which he describes as- Knowledge, Execution, "Jigar" (GUTS) and "Sabar" (PATIENCE)


In this 34 minutes, Co-Founder of Elearnmarkets and StockEdge Vivek Bajaj and Abhijit Paul will also be discussing the two types of audiences 1. Younger Population who has just stepped into the trading & investing, and 2. Established people who want to become a trader as a full-time trader.


Investing is a long-term approach to the markets that are frequently used for purposes such as retirement accounts. Trading entails using short-term strategies to maximise daily, monthly, or quarterly returns. He says trading & Investing is not at all easy like a ready to make coffee machine. It needs learning, Knowledge, a process and patience. In his words, he believes that trading should be your passive income. He suggests to all the aspiring traders that unless you are sure that it is something you enjoy doing, do not leave your full-time job/business.


Discussing Trading Strategies at 14:44, Mr. Paul described "Trading as making Money and "Investing as creating wealth."


One strategy that he follows and adopted for himself & suggests to others, especially when the market tanks down, is- NIFTY. He says, "The harder the cracks, the better it is. 


Watch till the end to know why he chose this strategy for himself."Lastly, the duo will discuss how physical outlook is essential to becoming a successful trader. Hear him out how maintaining himself physically and mentally has helped him to be in the position he is in today!