TO QUANT OR NOT TO QUANT? – Do you believe in the power of automation? Most traders nowadays would be aware of the concept of the Quant Trader. Wikipedia defines a Quantitative Analyst or Quant as: “a person who specializes in the application of mathematical and statistical methods – such as numerical or quantitative techniques […]
There’s a bunch of posts on AuthenticFX about Forex Candlestick Patterns. If you wanted to have a good look through the best place to start might be The Forex Candlestick Chart which links out directly or indirectly to the rest. Recently I had the Candlestick Glossary chart, which can be viewed at Forex Candlestick Glossary, […]
Forex news feeds: the importance of not just relying on one news source! I trade mostly in and around the major currency announcements. And in order to be informed prior to, during and after the event, the forex trader needs access to fast responding, accurate forex calendars and forex news outlets.
Spike-Hammer-Fade-Trade: because the forex price action has been fairly slow lately I’ve been looking for ways to trade sessions where the price basically goes nowhere, unless there is a news announcement that causes it to spike.
Those of you who have studied the 10 best forex strategies would know by now that my recommendation is to select several of the strategies in combination rather than settling on one only, although that’s fine if it works for you.