7 things that answer the question What is volatility

7 things that answer what is volatility

In case you think about making investments, most probably, you have heard the term ‘volatility’. This term originates from Latin volātilis (flying, swift, temporary and variable). What does financial market volatility mean? You will learn everything about volatility from this article. Read in the article: What volatility is in simple words. Types of volatility. How […]

Ethereum and Ether. What you should know before investing in ETH

Ethereum and Ether. What you should know before investing

What is Ethereum and what is Ether? In everyday usage, Ether and Ethereum are synonyms, although they are not exactly the same. Ethereum is a complex decentralized platform of applications based on the blockchain technology. In simple words, Ethereum is a big database with a publicly available source code. The official web-site of the platform […]

Pre-market. Specific features of trading stocks on the American exchange

Pre-market. Specific features of trading USA stocks

American company stock novice traders know that the US stock market is open from 9:30 until 16:00 Monday-Friday Eastern Time (holidays excluded). But they may not know that stocks are also traded before the main session opening at 9:30. This period of time is called ‘pre-market’. The present article aims at getting acquainted with this […]

Pros and cons of different order types

This article is for beginner traders and it explains what types of exchange orders exist. We will also briefly show you how to use the ATAS platform for working with exchange orders. Read in the article: What Bids and Asks are. Basics of order matching in the financial market. Market orders. Limit and stop orders. […]

How to trade profitably with the Squeeze Momentum indicator

How to find strong intraday levels and how to trade them?

This article raises the issue of the significance of dynamic trading systems, which independently adapt to the market. How to develop them? We will try to demonstrate it with the use of 2 indicators. The Dynamic Levels indicator will find strong dynamic intraday levels, while the Cluster Search indicator will show traps for sellers and […]

American stock indices CME Micro Contracts or Forex CFD

American stock indices: CME Micro Contracts or Forex CFD?

Nasdaq, S&P500, Dow Jones – futures (what futures are) on American stock indices are one of the most popular markets in the world.