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

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

F1 Academy of Technical Analysis courses are especially designed for graduates students, executives, dealers, remisiers, futures brokers, investment analysts and anyone who wishes to:

  • Make Money $$$ in gold, silver, DJIA, futures, forex and stock markets.
  • Understand how charts can help forecast market direction.
  • Improve your trading and forecasting skills.
  • Become a research analyst.
  • Have a professional qualification in technical analysis – MSTA, CFTe.
  • Gain employment in the stock and futures brokerage houses, public companies, unit trust companies, insurance companies.

Mr. Fred Tam


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 computerised trading system called “The F1 Trader 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. Tam is a full member of the Society of Technical Analysts, UK (MSTA), a Certified Financial Technician (CFTe) form IFTA. Mr. Tam invented a winning computerized mechanised trading system known as “MTF Atom” which is now on robotics.

He is also the principal lecturer of the Certificate in Financial Technical Analysis course at Open University Malaysia since 2007. His students take the MSTA (UK) and CFTe (USA) exams and passes have been impressive.

His current research interest is in multiple time frame trading systems programmed into MT4.0. He teaches and promotes technical analysis and makes speaking appearances in Indonesia, Vietnam and Singapore besides Malaysia. Mr Tam is now collaborating with Asia E University To offer Malaysia’s first EMBA (Financial Technical Analysis) Course.


  • 1979 – Certified Accountant (ACCA) from the U.K.
  • 1984 – Holds a Diploma in commodity futures trading from CEI Futures & Options School USA
  • 1988 – Obtained Certificate in Commodity Futures Trading from KLCE
  • 1996 – Obtained Certificate on options and futures from Malaysian Institute of Futures and Options (MIFO)
  • 1996 – Passed the KLOFFE and MME examinations
  • 2002 – Holds a Diploma in Technical Analysis from the Society of Technical Analysts, United Kingdom and is a full member of the Society of  Technical Analysts (STA), U.K
  • 2004 – Certificate of Achievement from Golden Gate University, San Francisco tutored by Professor Hank O. Pruden, Vice Chairperson of International Federation of Technical Analysts – the Americas
  • 2005 – Master of Philosophy (Finance) from Multimedia University.
  • 2005 – Obtained Certified Financial Technician qualification from IFTA.
  • 2008 – Obtained Masters in Financial Technical Analysis (MFTA) from IFTA.
  • 2012 – Invented the best selling “Atom” trading system and trading robot.
  • 2015 – Partner with Asia E University to conduct PCFTA course and EMBA course.

Senior Lecturers

Tan Kong Huat

CFP, ACCA, CA (M), is a qualified chartered accountant and a certified financial planner and has been in the stock market for more than 20 years starting as an assistant to a remisier in 1981 before promoting to Investment Executive for Tunku Abdul Rahman Foundation Fund and Senior Investment Manager of Paramount Assurance Bhd. He employs both Fundamental Analysis and Technical Analysis in managing the funds and outperformed the KLCI benchmark for many years. He also won prizes in online real-time stock market simulation game and stock price prediction game.

Mr. 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.

Nicholas Tan

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. From 2005 to 2008, Nicholas Tan was involved in the Diploma in Wealth Management Course at a private institute where he taught as a free lance lecturer, a module on forex and CFD Trading (stock market). In conjunction with Rank Books and Rank Seminar, Nicholas Tan has been running monthly forex trading classes since 2007. This class is now Singapore’s longest running forex class, and has exposed hundreds of participants to his simple yet highly effective forex trading techniques. Besides a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from the National University of Singapore, Nicholas Tan is also a Chartered Market Technician (CMT) and a Certified Financial Technician (CFTe).

Eric Wong Shu Kong

MSTA(UK), CFTA(OUM) is a graduate of Open University Malaysia (OUM)-IPD’s Professional Certificate in Financial Technical Analysis. He sat and passed the prestigious Society of Technical analysis, UK. (STA) exams. His area of interest is in Gann Theory, Elliot wave theory and the Wyckoff Method besides general technical analysis. He has been a successful trader in the stock markets for the past 20 years.

Mr. Wong Choy

Has been trading forex since year 2000. He is well versed on MetaTrader 4.0 with an in depth knowledge of the MQ4 programming language. With more than 10 years of experience, Mr. Wong will be in an excellent position to guide and tutor any trader who wishes to master the MT4.0 engine and Robotic Trading.

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  • 03-27156615 or 03-27156616
  • +6012-5188337  / +6017-2587783 
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The Scott Garden, No. 3-22, Level 3, 289, 
Jalan Kelang Lama, Wilayah Persekutuan, 58200 Kuala Lumpur