Trader's Glossary

Back-Testing

Testing an algorithmic trading system over historical price data to examine and optimise its performance.
Did you know?

Telephones and telex used for trading quotes were replaced in 1973, as Reuters introduced computer monitors.

Word of the day
"Front Running" - The illegal broker practice of promoting their own interests with foreknowledge of events that are likely to affect the market.
Pro Tip

Always check if a broker is regulated before opening an account.

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