Algorithmic trading

What are Bollinger Bands and how do you use them in trading?

In this article, John Bollinger, CFA, CMT gives traders and investors insights around why Bollinger Bands are popular technical indicators, as well as how to use them along with their derivatives, the %B and Bandwidth indicators.

What is a golden cross and how do you use it?

Golden crosses, and death crosses, are some of the more familiar chart patterns for market watchers. In this article, get a deeper understanding on how a golden cross forms and how it can be used to spot market trends changes.

Flash crashes explained

Flash crashes are becoming more common and yet are far from being fully understood. We explain how flash crashes can unravel, go through some past examples of flash crashes and discuss whether they can be prevented in the future.

Expert advisors explained

Discover how to automate your MT4 with Expert Advisors, the ‘forex trading robots’ that can help you start algorithmic trading.

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