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10 Frequently Asked Questions
What is Automated Trading?
Program trading is called Algorithm Trading in English, which is to define and describe one’s own financial operations in a very clear way, and execute transactions in accordance with the set rules in compliance with discipline.
There are many forms of program trading. The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) defines program trading as a combination of 15 or more index stocks, with a value of more than 1 million. These combined transactions are carried out at the same time. Simply put , Program trading is to buy or sell a basket of stocks at the same time, and a few program trading is a hybrid program trading that both buys and sells stocks. Buying a basket of stocks at the same time is called program buying, and selling a basket of stocks at the same time is called program selling.
Program trading is mainly a tool of large institutions. They buy or sell the entire stock portfolio at the same time or almost at the same time, and buy and sell programs can be used to achieve various goals.
I have never been exposed to automated program trading, can even a novice with no investment experience understand it?
We start from the basic concepts and explain the necessary knowledge and operating methods of program trading, so that you don’t need to master the market experience, and it is easy for even novices to understand.
I’m busy at work and don’t have much free time. Can I make money from program trading?
Automatic program trading can be operated 24 hours a day, and transactions can be carried out anytime, anywhere with only a mobile phone.
I don't have strong capital, how much capital do I need to invest in automated program trading?
Program trading only needs 100 or even 50 US dollars to start trading. Compared with other investment products, the threshold is lower, and it is more suitable for novices with less capital.
Is the investment in automated program trading high risk?
Compared with other investment products, automatic program trading investment will not cause a loss in excess of the principal, and the risk is relatively low.
What do I need to start automated trading?
First, you need a computer or mobile phone. Secondly, you need to install Metatrader 4 trading platform or mobile MT4 APPS.
What is EA (Expert Advisor)?
Expert Advisors (EA) are used to automatically present the trading process, allowing traders to avoid continuous observation of the market. Many professional traders have a large number of trading systems that allow them to work in different markets and under different conditions. EA is a robot script written in MQ4 language. It can run on the Metatrader 4 trading platform.
Is EA trading every day?
If there are good trading conditions (buy or sell), the EA will take the necessary actions. If there are no good conditions, the robot will wait for the most suitable moment to open the order.
Why not directly use real accounts to buy and sell in the first place?
You should first test your ability on a demo account, and then make money on the market after you prove your ability. You are not afraid of many opportunities to make money, and you are afraid of too many loses! Never trade on a real account first, please test on a demo account first!
What if I lose my internet connection in a short time?
You have set up profit and stop loss before placing an order, which will not affect the system settings. In the case of VPS, as long as the Internet is reconnected within a short period of time, this will not affect the system.