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Joel Murphy of Eightcap

By Jordan Michaelides
Joel Murphy

Joel Murphy is the Founder and Director of Eightcap, an online trading platform for Forex and CFDs. 

Aside from his business dealings, Joel is also responsible for uncovering and blowing the whistle on an insider trading scheme worth AUD $8 Million: one of the largest in Australian history.

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SHOW NOTES:

00:04 – Welcome to Uncommon
00:23 – Guest introduction
00:28 – Working with Daniel Ricciardo & sponsorship
07:05 – Childhood: first memory & lessons
14:35 – The highs & lows in business
21:21 – Golden principles, work history & The GFC
30:04 – Insights from the Pepperstone incident
36:16 – Brief comments on the Pepperstone whistleblowing
40:31 – The state of financial regulation in Australia
48:03 – The next 5 years of the Eightcap empire
54:09 – The Eightcap product 
58:18 – Marketing Eightcap
59:46 – De-Fi excitement
01:08:46 – Morning and evening routine
01:09:46 – Show recommendations
01:10:22 – How was Cyprus?
01:11:04 – Best purchase under $200

Credits:

Produced by Neuralle 
Host – Jordan Michaelides
Executive Producer – Lauren Lopatko
Associate Producer & Videography – Jacob Smith
Audio Engineering – Jason Barkhouse