Mark Shipman (author)

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Born (1962-09-16) September 16, 1962 (age 61)
Crayford, Kent, England
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  • Investor
  • Former money manager
  • Trader

Mark Andrew Shipman is an author, investor and former money manager, and a trader on the financial markets.[1]

He was born on 16th September 1962 in Crayford, Kent, England. He left school at 16 and joined the ranks of the unemployed in the early 1980’s. He eventually secured a job in the post room of an Australian Bank in London.[2][1]

He has worked in the financial industry since 1979, initially for international investment banks in the City of London before leaving in 1990 to establish his own asset management business, ’Silver Knight Investment Management’, one of the UK’s first ever hedge funds.[3]

In 1991 Shipman won the World Professional Futures Trading Championship.[4][5]

Shipman retired from fund management to concentrate on managing his own money and continues to personally participate in long-term investment trends, He consults to a select group of City institutions and high net-worth investors; is a key-note conference speaker; and has written numerous newspaper and magazine articles.

He has been a regular commentator on CBNC, ‘The Late Late Show’ RTE Ireland, Sky News, IG Index and The Financial Times. IG Group is a trading name of IG Markets Ltd and IG Index Ltd.

Shipman is also Chairman of Project Wealth Group Limited.[6][7][8][9]

Shipman is the author of three international bestsellers, which have been translated into several foreign languages: “The Next Big Investment Boom” (published by Kogan Page in 2006), “Big Money Little Effort" (published by Kogan Page in 2008) and “EQ vs. IQ” (published by Amazon Books in 2014), Hedge Fund Manager Secrets (published by 2018).[10][11][12] [13][14][15][16][17][18][19]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "AccountancyAge - Mark Shipman: Paying the piper – Article by Paul Crowe, May 8, 2003".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. "Reuters – The rise of the stock market solo player – Article by Jennifer Hill, February 26, 2007".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. "The Times - Mark Shipman: The simple way to big money – Article by William Kay, 13 Apr 2008".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. "IG Insights Summit: Momentum Investing (Mark Shipman)".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. "Psychology of investing | Decoding the markets #5 12 Sep 2019".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  6. "Investors Chronicle - Michael Covel, and investor and author Mark Shipman mull taking the correct psychological approach with each trade – November 2018".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  7. "Investors Chronicle - Mark Shipman and Oliver Smith, Portfolio Manager at IG, discuss how to ignore short-term noise, hold your nerve in times of market volatility, and retain focus on long-term targets".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  8. "Boards.IE – Investments & Markets – July 2008".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  9. " – January 2010".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  10. The Next Big Investment Boom. Kogan Page. 2006. ISBN 0-7494-4577-7.
  11. Big Money Little Effort. Kogan Page. 2008. ISBN 978-0-7494-4943-8.
  12. EQ vs. IQ. Amazon Books USA. 2014. ISBN 978-1-4961-3911-5.
  13. "Thrift Books - Books by Mark Shipman".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  14. "Trading Magazine-Mark Shipman's Investment Books and Seminar Review".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  15. - EQ vs. IQ: The reason why not every intelligent trader or investor is rich! Paperback – 30 June 2014. ASIN 1496139119.
  16. "Trading books: EQ vs IQ - emotional intelligence in trading with Mark Shipman - av IG Trading the Markets | Publicerades 2020-02-10".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  17. "Trading books: EQ vs IQ - emotional intelligence in trading with Mark Shipman".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  18. Shipman, Mark (30 June 2014). Google Book Review - Eq Vs. IQ: The Reason Why Not Every Intelligent Trader Or Investor Is Rich!. ISBN 9781496139115.{{cite book}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  19. "Trading Forex - Mark Shipman – The Next Big Investment Boom".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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