A big test of Algorithmic trading. Does it work?

Algorithmic trading is becoming extremely popular among retail traders nowadays and so we decided to go really deep and test whether it works or not. The outcome might surprise you. In the below article, we'll show you how to build your own Algorithmic trading portfolio and the trading results that we generated after one year of […]

Candlestick Patterns: Do They Work?

Candlesticks belong to the most popular methods of technical analysis. Searching for specific candlestick patterns was firstly used in the 16th century Japan at the rice exchange. That is where the very roots of technical analysis reach. Munehisa Homma, the best known promoter of this method, was the first one to use systematic records of […]

FX Experiment: Martingale System II Results

In this article, we will test the theory stated in the previous article. We will test the money management of the Martingale trading system. To accomplish that, we will create an automated trading system. The system uses random entry strategy and the trade management is the same for all positions. The automated trading system works as […]

FX Experiment: Martingale System Introduction

The martingale systems are widely used casino, sport betting, but the principles are also used by many traders in the financial markets. And not only that. Martingale's principles are often part of the automated trading systems. How do you recognize a martingale trading system? Usually by the fact that the system has an unbelievable balance […]

FX Experiment: Random Entries

In this experiment, we verify the thesis that trade entries do not matter and trading is all about the right money management and right exits. For this purpose, a very simple program has been created, the program was entering the market entirely randomly and using fixed money management, which does not change over the duration […]