Algo, HFT, Trend or Day Trading? So many ways
to speculate on the markets but which one is right for you?
Are you a long term trader or someone looking for a quick profit
from a volatile market? Would you prefer to place the trades
yourself or have a trading program or charting system place them
There are trading solutions for almost any type of trader
although some are more common to the institutional and professional
market place rather than the retail space.
The most common form of retail trader, and one you are most
likely to hear and read about, will be the online
These types of traders are often looking for quick returns in
markets that tend to have increased volatility and choose to
maximise the technological trading tools that they have at their
Finding the right broker who offers some of the best
commercial rates, a reliable online or mobile trading platform and
solid research are all vital for the short term trader.
In this section we will look at the various trading methods and
hopefully provide some useful information for those looking to
explore other ways to trade.