Category Archives: Trend-Following Strategy

Analyzing entries from systematic trading strategy

Today I analyzed 4 major instruments on the 4-hour and daily timeframe and compared hypothetical entries taken by a coded trading strategy with what I would have considered if I had been trading the same market on a discretionary basis. … Continue reading

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Trading Strategy ideas, programming & switching trading offices

My trading days continue to be filled with coding up trading strategies and then evaluating back-testing results.  As mentioned previously, I am doing this using EasyLanguage on the TradeStation platform, a US broker.

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Recent Jump to EasyLanguage coding

Holidaying in Paris (hunting street-art) on a two week break from the markets. That said, here is an update of what has been happening on my trading front.  

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Oil and Forex Trading Update II

Not sure what was more challenging last week – back-testing the trading strategies or completing 100 miles on my hybrid bike (along with 30,000 other keen Londoners!) on the Prudential100 charity ride. In any case, here’s a weekly update of … Continue reading

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Oil & Forex Trading Update

Another week of decent progress in trading strategy development.  Working hard away in my office. Collected good experience in articulating and formulating some of my evaluation and decision making processes into Microsoft Excel formulas.  It is not as difficult as … Continue reading

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Trick-or-Trade: Weekly Forex Trading Wrap-Up

Last week was a tough one for me battling insomnia & flu – but I tried to crack on with my strategy development. Sickness & Trading aside – key highlights for last week had to be watching several exciting mountain … Continue reading

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