As we know, automated trading systems are able to help you execute trades 24/7, void of emotions such as greed and fear, and make profits consistently if you have a winning trading strategy. You may ask, “Can I still be part of this trend if I do not have a winning trading strategy?” Of course you can! All you need to do is simply purchase/lease and use an automated trading system devised by someone else. If you belong to this group of traders, you have come to the right place to learn how to select a good automated trading system.

Today, we see this term algorithmic trading (algo-trading for short) very often in the news, either about disrupting how the markets function, or making entire departments in financial institutions obsolete.

Automated trading is defined as the process of using a computer programmed to follow a defined set of instructions for opening and closing trades in order to generate profits according to a trading strategy as devised by the human trader. In simple terms, algorithmic trading helps to execute trades when conditions are met as instructed by the human traders.

As algorithmic trading is implemented based on a human’s trading strategy…

Rossafiq Roszaini

Passionate about finance, investments and innovations. Strong advocate of disruptions (& intelligent arguments) that make the world a better place.

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