The Week Ahead: Trader Lifestyle

The Week Ahead: Trader Lifestyle is your sneak preview into what you can expect from our Trader Lifestyle section this week, keeping you up to date on tech, fashion, sports, cars, events and all your favourite distractions from the trading screen. And don’t forget @LFXJames has got all your upcoming events on the trading side covered in his Week Ahead: Trading Outlook.

This Week Ahead is all about the latest trading gadgets, surviving the festive season, International Mountain Day and the world’s best ski resorts. Plus, it’s your last chance to enter our I Hate Ironing competition


Duo-Screen-Render-scheme-2-Opened-4_0825141What better way to brighten up a Monday morning than reading all about the latest (and coolest) trading gadgets? We’ve come up with a list of all the best trader tech we’ll be putting on our Christmas wish list (or watching out for in the January sales)…

Plus, it’s your last week to enter our I Hate Ironing competition – get your entry in now and you could win a £50 dry cleaning voucher – just in time to sort your glad rags out for all those Christmas parties.


On Tuesday, it’s time for our last Littlefish Loves of the year (next week, we’ll be rounding up all the gadgets and products we’ve featured so far). Stay tuned to see what’s got us talking this week…

And if you missed last week’s feature on The Brick – Binatone’s anti-smartphone – catch up now


Screen Shot 2014-12-04 at 11.31.20On Wednesday, we’re bringing you the complete traders’ guide to surviving the festive season – from what to do when your broker is closed to how not to make a fool of yourself at the office Christmas party (plus what to do with those unwanted gifts and how not to put on a stone).

And if the thought of Christmas shopping is giving you a headache, skip the queues and do it all online with our Christmas Shopping Guide and Secret Santa Special.


Screen Shot 2014-12-04 at 11.31.49Thursday is International Mountain Day, so we’ve rounded up our favourite ski resorts from around the world – it’s high time you planned your winter ski break.

In the meantime, read up on the latest winter sport crazes to try out (or just watch…)


Screen Shot 2014-12-04 at 11.32.24If you were lurking around Littlefish FX this time last year, you might remember The Fishies: our end-of-year awards inspired by Five Lessons LearntOn Friday, we’ll be bringing you this year’s set of nominees, so get your voting heads on…

And Fridays mean light reading (and viewing) in the form of Five Lessons Learnt This Week, our weekly round-up of funny, alternative and downright weird news, and Viral Videos of the Week, our picks of the best popular videos. Stay tuned!

And of course, SPEND subscribers can look forward to their weekly Trader Lifestyle email with a breakdown of all the latest lifestyle features and articles to keep you up to date with what’s going on away from the charts. (Get a sneak peek of last week’s here).

If you haven’t subscribed yet, you can do so here (make sure you select the SPEND band for updates on all things Trader Lifestyle):

And that’s it from us! Have a great week everyone…

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