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One Of The Best Market Patterns

Eventually, when you watch indici futures every single day for months on end you notice a "rhythm". By far one of the best times to trade futures is the 10:00am ET to 11:00 am ET time frame. There is a concept that we coined, "Caret Trade" and "Morning V". It does NOT happen every day,...

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This Is Your Only Job As A Forex Trader

In our opinion, the only job as a Forex trader is to hunt edges in the market that you can exploit.Having BTG charts and understanding structure, this makes that job fairly simple to do. The key is to "overlap" structure and context to increase the odds of success. You'll notice in this...

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4-Step Forex Trading Process Part 2

Having been in the trading education space now for 5 years we continue to evolve to make the trading process simpler and simpler and simpler. You'll notice in the live USD/JPY Forex trade how we just use a short 4-Step Trading Process. The goal is to combine multiple trading edges to give...

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Using The 4-Step Trading Process To Trade Crude Oil

At BTG we like to keep the trading process as simple as possible.We typically use only a 4-step framework. We first start at what we call the "Bird's Eye View" which is either a 4-hour or 1-hour chart.Since all the market does is cycle we want to be selling into strength and buying into...

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Combine Multiple "Edges" To Achieve High Win Ratios

If we had to sum up exactly what we provide here at BTG is we teach how to create market "edges" so to give you extra confidence in your trades.Notice in this live /ES Futures trade all of the edges we had in our favor.1. Bird's Eye View 4-hour chart was oversold2. BTG -1 Deviation3. Set...

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Putting Multiple BTG Concepts Together To Make Winning Trades

You'll notice in this live /ES Futures trade how we put together multiple concepts to make this trade.Every single night we'll pre-plan the best zones and all we have to do is wait, stay patient and have the discipline to execute a proper entry./ES made its way to the BTG -1 Deviation, we...

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A Simple Method To Trade Forex News Announcements

There are a lot of strategies out there for trading Forex news announcements.Probably the one that I'm the most comfortable doing is what I like to call, "fade the news".Instead of predicting what the price will do I wait and REACT to what the price already did.You'll see how in the live...

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The 4 Market Phases - Live Forex Trading

Watch in this live USD/CAD Forex trade how we take you through the BTG 4-Step Trading Process.Included in the trade process we go into great detail on the 4 Market Phases:1. Accumulation2. Advancing 3. Distribution4. DecliningThere are multiple ways to trade each Phase but our favorite is...

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GAP Fills Galore. Market Open Strategies

In all of our trades the goal is to find "edges" in the market that we can exploit.In this live trade example on /ES notice how once the U.S. session market had opened we knew there was a great chance for the price to go down rather than continuing to rise. That's literally all being a...

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Lower The Risk, Increase The Reward With Change Control Box

Typically, a major common mistake that traders do is they don't have enough patience to wait for the proper entry.Timing a really good entry dramatically lowers the risk and increases the reward. In most of our trades, we like to wait for what we call "change control" before we enter.Put...

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