Five Common Types of Trading Strategies

Arbitrage

‘Arbitrage’ is the term given to purchasing an asset in one market for a certain price and immediately selling it for a higher price in another market. This method relies on market inefficiencies; the trade is profiting through the exploitation of price differences on the same or very similar financial instruments across markets. Arbitrage Trading …

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News-Based

Inflation, war, political unrest, natural disasters, elections and bank talks, to name just a few, all have an impact on the world’s currencies. A news-based trading strategy involves the algorithmic system reacting to news wires and generating trade signals based on what is happening in real-time. Characteristically, this type of trading involves holding positions for a very …

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