Author: Andrey Goilov

Higher economic education. Has been working on the Forex market since 2005. A financial analyst and successful trader. Preference in trading is highly volatile instruments. A member of RoboForex Analytics department, writes short- and long-term reviews for the company’s clients, publishes analytical materials on financial markets. Adheres to classic approach to technical analysis. Holds daily webinars on trading and creating educational materials for RoboForex.

Trading Against the Trend: Highlights, Risk Management

Trading against the main trend entails lots of difficulties and additional risks. As a rule, the trader in such a situation tries to catch a correction; however, it would be more efficient to wait for the completion of the current trend and enter a trade in the new trend. Even the most high-quality signal or pattern always realizes if it goes against the main trend. The trader has to be as attentive as possible and control risks if they try to enter trades against the main movement or catch the completion of the latter.

How to Use Ichimoku Kinko Hyo: Ultimate Guide

Ichimoku Kinko Hyo is a technical analysis method devised in 1926 by Goichi Hosoda, better known under the pen-name Sanjin Ichimoku. In Japanese Ichimoku Kinko Hyo roughly means “instant representation” or “one glance cloud chart”. The indicator was designed in addition to candlestick charts on the commodity market, and the author used it successfully for rice trading. Later it was elaborated and introduced to the public in 1968, since then being one of the traditional instruments of Japanese traders.