Is it possible to learn how to trade starting from scratch?

Is it possible to learn how to trade starting from scratch?

“A person who can play the second fiddle could be a trader, but good students cannot play the second fiddle: you have to set a clear task to them” Nassim Taleb Unfortunately, the most sincere answer to the question “is it possible to learn trading from the scratch fast” is “no”. However, if we remove […]

Bid, ask and spread in trading

Bid, ask and spread in trading

Let us start from a puzzle: Ask and Bid made a flight on a bee, Ask dropped when the bee suddenly stopped Bid fell onto grass, can’t be seen by none of us Guess what’s left on the bee when it sat? You are right, it’s a brave lovely …!

Tactics of using Footprint

How to use footprint on the exchange to find the entry level.

“Little goes a long way” is a well-known saying. This article is little, but it contains practical value for those who want to increase efficiency of their market analysis with the help of Footprint.

How the order book works.

How the order book works. A BitMEX example with explanations

In this article we will speak about a very interesting subject – interaction between the Time and Sales Tape and market depth (order book). To do that we will use an example of the XBTUSD cryptocurrency pair behavior in the ATAS Crypto platform. A highly volatile XBTUSD futures is traded on the Bitmex exchange and […]

End of Rising Market и Bag Holding

VSA and cluster analysis. The End of Rising Market and Bag Holding patterns.

This is the first article in the series of publications in the Orderflowtrading blog on the VSA and cluster analysis topic. What is VSA? VSA – Volume Spread Analysis – is a universal approach to assessment of the strength and weakness of the market on the basis of analysis of the price and volume action. […]

VSA and cluster analysis. No Demand and No Supply

VSA and cluster analysis. No Demand and No Supply

We continue the topic. This is the second article of our VSA and cluster analysis series. The first one was about the End of Rising market and Bag Holding signals. In the end of it we mentioned the Effort and Reward Law – one of the laws of the Richard D. Wyckoff theory. Today we […]