Trading Errors

Since going live I’ve had a number of trading errors and now I’ve finally got to the bottom of two I believe. The first was simple. The new trending strategy was giving me an “Access Violation” error when it tried to trade. After spending a while trying to reproduce this and debug it, compared to […]

First Live Trend Strategy

Ok after a lot of testing I have finally decided on a set of parameters for the TREND_REV strategy I developed. This parameter set makes money during the GFC period and the recent years. It seems to offer a good balance of trade aggressiveness and trend length. Combined with the superlong trend confirmation, and the […]

More on Trends

It seems trying to make sure we only trade in the big trends equates to longer MAs which equates to late entries and exits. Late entries = missed profit opportunities and late exits = losses at the end of the trend… In the below screenshot we can see that the trend was well established but […]