F1 Academy of Technical Analysis Sdn. Bhd (1140983-T)

F1 Academy of Technical Analysis Sdn. Bhd, is a Malaysian-based company, managed by a popular market analyst, writer and speaker, Mr. Fred Tam who is widely respected for his expertise and experience in stocks , gold, forex, commodity futures trading and investment. We are a small, research-based company based in KL, formed to serve the serious Stock, Futures and Forex trader and investor. Our company’s philosophy is to provide quality products and services.


To Provide World Class Professional Education And Service Solutions To Empower Investor To Be Successful Trader For Life-long Wealth Creation


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Fred Tam

Founder of F1 Academy

Mr.Fred Tam has studied securities and commodities futures trading techniques in the USA under Professor Hank O.Pruden of Golden Gate University, San Francisco; George Lane, Larry Williams, Jake Bernstein, Dr. Bill Williams, Steve Nison, Robert Miner, Joe Dinapoli, Tom Dorsey and many other prominent US traders. Mr. Fred tam uses a combination of technical indicators to track the markets. He has developed his own winning computerized trading system called “TAD System” which is absolutely excellent for trading stocks and futures markets. This system mimics Japanese candlestick charting signals. He also developed the MTF system of trading in 2012 and presented his findings at IFTA 2012 Conference, Singapore. Mr.Fred Tam is a well-known stock and futures market analyst, author, columnist and public speaker among the Malaysian investing public. He is the author of eight books on the Malaysian stock and futures markets. He was a regular columnist for the Malaysian Business Magazine, Nanyang Siang Pau, Business Times of the New Straits Times and Berita Harian. Mr.Fred Tam also contributed articles on the stock/futures markets to Investor Digest, Bankers Journal, China Press, Sabah Times, Daily Express, Sarawak Tribune, Shanghai magazine, Malaysian Tatler, Personal Investor magazine (Singapore), Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities magazine (United States) and Omega Research magazine (United States). He has conducted numerous professional courses and seminars in association with the Malaysian Institute of Management (MIM), the Research Institute of Investment Analysts of Malaysia (RIIAM), the Kuala Lumpur Commodity Exchange (KLCE), Malaysian Investors Association (MIA), Universiti Malaya (UM), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Multimedia University (MMU), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), FELDA, Rotary Clubs, Kiwanis Club, several major stock broking firms in Malaysia and the Singapore Remisiers Association. He obtained his Master of Philosophy from Multimedia University, Cyberjaya, Malaysia in 2005 and obtained another Master in Financial Technical Analysis (MFTA) from IFTA in 2008. He is the first Malaysian to receive the MFTA award. Fred Tam is a full member of the Society of Technical Analysts, UK (MSTA), a Certified Financial Technician (CFTe) form IFTA. Fred Tam invented a winning computerized mechanized trading system known as “MTF Atom” which is now on robotics.

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Fred Tam



[M.PHIL.(MMU), MFTA, CFTe, MSTA, ACCA], Principal Lecturer of PDFTA Course. A well known figure in Malaysia’s stock market industry. He taught countless successful traders and investors. Today many local Mentors and Gurus are derived from his teaching and guidance. Today many local mentors and gurus had benefited from his teaching and guidance. Mr Tam has written 8 Books on technical analysis and have design powerful trading system known as the “TAD” Trading system which is excellent for stock and futures markets. He holds a Master in Philosophy from Multimedia University, a Master in Financial Technical Analysis from IFTA and a Diploma in Technical Analysis from STA-UK.

Nicholas Tan

BBA(NUS), CMT(USA), CFTe (USA), Member of TASS (Singapore) has more than 20 years of experience in the area of foreign exchange (forex) trading. He worked for 13 years as a forex trader with banks in Singapore, gathering much invaluable experience in the process. He rose from the ranks to vice president, making millions for the banks in those years.

Nicholas Tan


Aiman Shamsul

B.Sc. (Hons) in Industrial Engineering (USA), CFTe, MSTA, g-CAPM (NUS), EPAT

Aiman Shamsul

B.Sc. (Hons) in Industrial Engineering (USA), CFTe, MSTA, g-CAPM (NUS), EPAT

Mr. Aiman Shamsul is a certified financial technician. He is well-versed in multiple strategies from trend following, statistical arbitrage, algorithmic trading, multi-factor and momentum-based models. 
He has more than 10 years of experience in the financial market. Previously, he was a Portfolio Manager in Bank Negara Malaysia, in charge of asset allocation strategy with NAV of ~USD100 billion comprising Fixed Income, Foreign Exchange (FX), Equity and Money Market assets. Also, he managed USD100 million NAV specific for FX tactical trading.

He then moved to head the Treasury for Human Resource Development Fund (HRDF), managing NAV of RM2 billion in Malaysian fixed income and equity market. Under his leadership, he proved to provide a historic return for HRDF of 6.96% in 2019.

On personal trades, he is active in crude palm oil futures, oil commodity & FX markets. He is a speaker in various technical analysis forums and conferences, including the International Federation of Technical Analysts (IFTA) 2019 Conference held in Cairo, Egypt. He is a professional member and senior instructor for the Malaysian Association of Technical Analysts (MATA) and a member of the Technical Analysts Society of Singapore.

Choo Wei chun

MBA(USA), MBA(Aust) is an expert and teaches Elliott Wave Theory at OUM-IPD. He is one of the few that conducts classes on Advanced GET software and owns the largest library of research materials on Elliott Wave on an individual basis in Malaysia. He is a private trader and trades stocks, futures and FOREX market for the past 13 years.

Choo Wei Chun