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Real or Live trading compared to Demo trading

I have now been automated trading using strategies on the real or live environment with FXCM for 20 months. During this time, I have run multiple different types of strategies in parallel between the real and demo environments. Demo when compared to Live trading actually compares pretty well, as you would expect. During normal market volatility, I find there […]

First live strategy

After doing some significant testing, I’ve decided to go with the Panic and Retracement strategy for extreme movements. The inputs for this I will go with are: Change Units                                                  3 (Pips) Change Bars                                                   1 Change Threshold                                          120 pips Take profit                                                       120 pips Stop loss                                                         120 pips Amount at one lot, […]