Exchange trading

Как найти и торговать имбаланс

How to find and trade imbalance. Part 2

In the first part of this article we considered mostly introductory information about imbalances: what imbalances on the exchange are, how they are formed, what they are for, how to get and set them and the basic principles of use.

Aggressive trading. Up-Thrust Pattern

Aggressive trading. Up-Thrust Pattern

Aggressive trades are moments of splashes of volatility, when the Time and Sales Tape shows a series of major buys and sells. These actions testify to activity of major exchange players. But what do they do? How to act in a harmony with professionals?

Renko bars

Renko Charts. How to build and trade Renko Charts

Japanese traders applied renko for the first time in the 19th century. They called them “renga”, which means “a brick”, due to their rectangular shape. Steve Nison was the first who presented both renko charts and Japanese candles to the European and American public. The main specific feature of Renko Charts is filtering out the […]


Advantages and disadvantages of trading on the Moscow Exchange in the opinion of the OrderFlowTrading company

“October: This is one of the peculiarly dangerous months to speculate in stocks. The others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, December, August and February.” Mark Twain


What influences oil futures trading most of all.

Oil futures are consistently among volatility leaders on the Moscow Exchange forward market. On an average trading day, the trading volume reaches 400 thousand executed contracts on the amount of RUB 20 billion (not million!) and more.

4 useful tricks of the Big Trades Indicator

4 useful tricks of the Big Trades Indicator

The Big Trades Indicator is an indicator of volume analysis of the current market situation, which finds big trades and shows them in a chart – at what levels, with what volume and in what direction of a trade. You might say: “Big trades manifest themselves by splashes on a standard volume indicator”. It is […]

Range bar charts. How to analyze the delta and footprint in the ATAS platform

Range bar charts. How to analyze the delta and footprint in the ATAS platform

How to use a cluster chart with an application of such a non-standard chart type as Range Bars? Try Range Bars if you cannot select a convenient timeframe. In this article we will analyze a footprint, built in the Range Bar chart, and you will see how useful it is to look at the same […]

How to increase accuracy of candlestick patterns

Candlestick patterns. How to increase accuracy of candlestick patterns

Japanese candlesticks emerged as early as in the 18th century. Traders from the Land of the Rising Sun made first efforts of predicting the future rice price at that time. In other words, the candlestick pattern analysis is the most ancient type of technical analysis.