TradeZilla – Online Mentorship Program

TRADEZILLA ONLINE MENTORSHIP PROGRAM JULY
07.July.2018 - 10.August.2018
30 days of live learning
ONLINE
Rs.30,000

Description

Markets are complex to understand. We teach how to understand markets in a better way, will bring thinking ability in you to trade independently in dynamic complex trading environments. The Program will provide the right framework and concepts to equip you with clarity for your trading journey.
LEARN HOW TO ORGANIZE MARKET GENERATED INFORMATION AND EXCEL IN SPOTTING INTRADAY/POSITIONAL TRADING SETUPS.
You know that Market Profile is one of the best tool to organize market generated information and help in spotting intraday and positional trading oppurtunities.
At Marketcalls we use Market Profile extensively to spot discretionary trade setups(Day trading/Positional).
If you want to learn Market Profile one step better then this course is for you.

What will you learn?

Better Trading Framework:
Learn the basic and advance concepts in Market Profile. Be the market expert of your own

Secret to Success:
We believe there is no secret sauce for quicker success. Learn the unholy grail concepts and better trading strategy design principles

Make Ideas Happen:
Learn to organize market profile information thereby taking better and smarter trading decisions. Differentiate yourself from other traders one step better

First Week Course Contents are Focused on

• Why to trade using Market Profile.
• Introduction to Auction Market Theory.
• Understanding two way auction process.
• Basic Building Blocks of Market Profile.
• Understanding Market Participants.
• Measuring Trading Participants confidence level.
• Understanding Who is in control.
• Trading Price Vs Trading Value.
• Market Profile and Market Internals.

Rest of the Week Course Contents are focused on

• Setting up Market Profile Charts for various instruments.
• Learn to do analyze stocks using Top Down Approach.
• How to Measure the Age of the Trend.
• Understanding Excess and Balance.
• Understanding POC and Value area concepts.
• Understanding Profile Structure, Subtle and Nuances.
• Understanding Key Reference Levels and its Significance.
• Composite Profile and Profile Settings.
• How to Identify intraday and positional trading setups.
• Trading Options using Market Profile.
• Market Profile Case studies.
• Orderflow Analysis ,Nuances and Trading Opportunities.
• Why Sentimental Analysis in Trading.
• Gathering and Evaluating the Crowd Sentiment.
• How to trade Extreme Sentimental Factors.
• Understand the Mindset of Emotional traders.
• How and When to Trade Against crowd sentiment.
• Best Trading Practices and Market Profile Trading Principles.

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Mentor: Mr. Rajandran from MarketCalls.

About the Mentor

Mr. Rajandran is a Full-time trader and founder of Marketcalls, hugely interested in building timing models, algos, discretionary trading concepts and Trading Sentimental analysis. He now instructs users all over the world, from experienced traders, professional traders to individual traders. Rajandran attended college in the Chennai where he earned a BE in Electronics and Communications.

Mr. Rajandran has a broad understanding of trading software like Amibroker, Ninjatrader, Esignal, Metastock, Motivewave, Market Analyst(Optuma), Metatrader, Tradingivew, Python and understands individual needs of traders and investors utilizing a wide range of methodologies.

 

Description

Learn the important nuances of Amibroker, system trading and components for building an algorithmic trading system from scratch. This course has been built for traders , aspiring algo traders and trading system developers.

What will you learn?

This course will give you an in-depth view on the deep technical usage of Amibroker software, handle it effectively on day to day usage (Scanners, Exploration, Trading System, Custom Indicators, Automating a Trading System, Requirements) and the critical components needed for your own algo trading system. This will give a thought to pieces that will make you successful as an indie automated trader to control your own destiny.

Goals: Who would benefit from this course?

Professionals – Understand the nuances of Amibroker and Trading System Basics. To understand the mechanics of standard implementations of the single asset and portfolio based trading strategies. Recognize pros and cons of various approaches to designing strategies and the common pitfalls encountered by algorithmic traders.

Algorithmic Traders – To recognize what works and what doesn’t in Rule-Based Trading. Understand the statistical properties of strategies and Robust strategy validation procedures. Acquire hands-on experience in Algo trading API’s, Algo Trading Workflow and improve methods to prevent overfitting.

Academics/Students – To gain familiarity with the broad area of algorithmic trading strategies. Master the underlying theory and mechanics behind the most common strategies. Acquire the understanding of principals and context necessary for new academic research into a large number of open questions in the area.

Topics Covered

1) Introduction to Algorithmic Trading. Pros and Cons in Algorithmic Trading.

2) Setting up your Algorithmic Trading Desk and Test Environment.

3) Understanding Trading Components (Amibroker, Datafeed, Trading Bridge/API’s)

4) Algorithm Selection Process (Trend Following, Mean Reversion, Seasonal, Pattern Based Trading)

5) Intraday Trading Systems Vs Positional Trading Systems.

6) Automating your Investment Strategies.

7) Introduction to Orderbook Dynamics and Type of Orders

8) Back-testing and Optimizing your trading systems

9) Understanding the Risk Metrics (Risk-Adjusted Returns, Sharpe Ratio, Max Draw-down, Expectancy, K- Ratio, Skewness… Etc.)

10) Out of Sample and Monte Carlo Validation procedures to check the robustness of trading systems.

11) Filters and Timing.

12) Integrating Trading API’s with Decision support tool (Amibroker)

13) Realistic modeling of Transaction cost (Trading Commissions, Slippages, Taxes… Etc.)

14) Ways to control slippages while execution.

15) Understanding VAR and CVAR concepts.

16) Dynamic Position Sizing, Importance of Portfolio Protection Strategies and Automated Hedging.

17) Evaluating Implementation of Trailing Stops, Profit Booking and Partial Profit/Loss in your trading system.

18) Trading the Equity curve feedback.

19) Holding Period Analysis, Multi Time-frame Strategies

20) A Ranking, Position Score and automating stock selection process.

21) Rotational Trading System Models and Non-Linear Trading Models.

22) Avoiding Survivorship Bias, Data Snooping, Curve Fitting.

23) Trading System Health and Detecting System Breakdown.

24) Common errors encountered in Algorithmic Trading

25) Automating Effective Money Management Rules.

26) Building an End to End Fully Automated Trading System with minimal Supervision.

What do I get from the Workshop?

1) Recorded Videos(100+ hours)
2) Slack Private Trading Group
3) Trade Studio(1 Year)
4) Test Data
5) AFL Codes

Mentor: Mr. Rajandran from MarketCalls.

About the Mentor

Rajandran is a Full-time trader and founder of Marketcalls, hugely interested in building timing models, algos, discretionary trading concepts and Trading Sentimental analysis. He now instructs users all over the world, from experienced traders, professional traders to individual traders. Rajandran attended college in the Chennai where he earned a BE in Electronics and Communications.

Rajandran has a broad understanding of trading software like Amibroker, Ninjatrader, Esignal, Metastock, Motivewave, Market Analyst(Optuma), Metatrader, Tradingivew, Python and understands individual needs of traders and investors utilizing a wide range of methodologies.

Pre-Requisites

Knowledge about Futures and Options Trading Concepts, Basics of Technical Analysis. Basic knowledge about Amibroker (Technical analysis tool). Deeply passionate to learn Automated trading.

Frequently Asked Questions

Should I attend the programme?

The course is a practitioner-orientated professional course that will enhance the short-term and long-term career prospects of anyone working in (or looking to enter) Amibroker / Algorithmic Trading Strategies.

I am very new to markets Can I Attend?

Course focus on Amibroker Software, System Trading using Amibroker, Algo Trading using Amibroker. A beginner will be able to understand those concepts as it designed to start from scratch how it requires basic Futures and Options knowledge as a pre-requisite.

What is Trade Studio?

Trade Studio is an Amibroker Plugin which gives access to set of Custom Indicators, Trading Strategies from Marketcalls. All the attendees will get the privilege of accessing in Trade Studio in Amibroker up to 1 Year.

How long is the course?

The course has a total of 14 hours of live lectures and 100+ hours of recorded webinars on How to Design your own trading strategies using Amibroker.

How do I contact the Instructor post the course?

Lifetime Slack Access will be provided to our private trading community where we will be discussing algo trading, trading strategies, trading API and best practices.

What is the recommended System Requirements?

Windows XP, Windows 7,8 or 10 Installed. Note Amibroker doesn’t support MAC/Linux. If you are bringing MAC to the venue ensure that you have windows access via parallels.

Which Version of Amibroker Installation is Recommended?

It is recommended to install Amibroker v6.0 or higher (32-Bit) as TradeStudio Plugin is compatible with Amibroker 32-Bit. Download latest version of Amibroker

Do you Provide Wifi Facilities at the Venue?

No, Participants are requested to bring their own 3G/4G dongle.

Rajandran Rajarathinam

Mentor:

Mr. Rajandran Rajarathinam
Founder - Marketcalls