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Tezcan Gecgil, PhD

She has worked in investment management in New York City, Princeton (NJ), Greenwich (CT), and London (U.K.). She holds Ph.D. (Business Studies) as well as MSc (Investment Banking & Trading) and MBA degrees from leading U.S. and U.K. universities and has also completed all 3 levels of the Chartered Market Technician (CMT) examination. Her passion is for options trading based on technical analysis of fundamentally strong companies. She especially enjoys setting up weekly covered calls for income generation. As she is also qualified as Clinical Hypnotherapist at graduate level, she coaches traders and HNW investors on trading psychology. She divides her time between London and Naples (FL). She may be contacted for private mentoring.

What would be a smart way to invest £1,000 prior to the election?

Here are my picks for three buy-and-hold stocks for 2020 and possibly beyond. More »

FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 investors! Should you buy healthcare shares in 2020?

Many healthcare stocks listed in the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) and the FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) may help investors diversify their portfolios. More »

With less than a week until the general election, here are 3 FTSE 250 stocks I’d consider for my ISA

I expect these three stocks in the FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) to perform well in 2020. More »

£5k to invest? Here are 2 FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy prior to the election

These two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) companies may deserve investors' attention in 2020. More »

FTSE 100 investors! I think these are 3 of the best dividend shares for beginner portfolios

For new FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) investors, now could be the perfect time to buy into these three companies. More »

3 FTSE 250 dividend shares I’d consider for a potential post-election relief rally

Here are three FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) income stocks that may belong in long-term portfolios. More »

Like driving? How I’d combine my passion for cars with investing in the FTSE 100!

The car industry may offer FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) investors a wide range of shares that could help drive their portfolios ahead. More »

Will the FTSE 100 go over 7,500 after the election?

What may 12 December, the day of the general election, mean for the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) index? More »

FTSE 100 investors! An investment theme I’m watching now

The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) and FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) offer ways to participate in the growth of emerging market economies. More »

FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 investors! Are you investing for value or growth?

Do you know if your stock portfolio is overexposed to FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) and FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) value or growth stocks? More »

Millennials! Are you saving and investing in the FTSE 100 for retirement?

As part of retirement planning, millenials are likely to benefit from investing in FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) shares. More »

Here’s a get-rich secret: I’d invest in FTSE 100 dividend shares to retire a millionaire!

Thanks to rising election and Brexit uncertainty, investing in FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) dividend shares makes a ton of sense not just for today,... More »

How can FTSE 100 investors profit from China’s Singles’ Day?

China’s Singles’ Day can act as a reminder to FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) investors of the possibilities of investing in the spending power of Chinese... More »

4 dividend shares I’d consider buying before the election

I think these four dividend stocks deserve to be on your pre-election due diligence list. More »

FTSE 100 investors! How I’d get my portfolio ready for a Corbyn-led government

As UK's general election dominates national headlines, savvy FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) investors are likely to find long-term opportunities. More »

FTSE 100 investors! Here’s how low interest rates may affect share prices

As lowest interest rates are likely to stay with us for many years, let us take a look at how your FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX)... More »

Despite election uncertainty, I’d aim to get the most out of my Stocks and Shares ISA

Now may be a good time to start planning your 2020 Stocks and Shares ISA More »

Belong to Gen Z? Why I’d put my income to work and invest in the FTSE 100

If you are in your 20s, I'd encourage you to to invest regularly in a FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) tracker. More »

Why I’d diversify my FTSE 100 portfolio as Britain heads to the polls!

A diversified portfolio may help FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) investors keep calm in a potentially different political landscape. More »

How I’d combine FTSE 100 investing with my passion for football

Football fans may consider turning their passion for the game into FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) investing gains. More »