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Cardano (ADA) Deep Dive: Strong Technicals, “Smart Money” Traction

We go behind the headlines to examine Cardano (ADA), its fundamentals and opportunities for traders. BTSE welcomed ADA onto its platform in June. Cardano’s ADA token has made impressive gains since the start of this year, even weathering through April’s cryptocurrency “flash crash” in fine form. In fact, the project with its token quickly made […]

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Beginner’s Guide To Trading With VWMA (Volume Weighted Moving Average)

By @savdoescrypto The Volume Weighted Moving Average (VWMA) uses volume and price data to plot an average. Unlike Simple Moving Averages, the VWMA will respond more quickly to price moves that are accompanied by higher trade volume. Traders will sometimes use the VWMA to confirm the strength of a trend, the validity of breakouts, and […]

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Beginner’s Guide To The Williams Fractal

By @savdoescrypto There’s an old adage in trading that goes something like “if you try to pick bottoms, you end up with dirty fingers”. You may have also heard people caution against “catching falling knives”. Both of these warn against specifically what the Williams Fractal aims to do. Simply put, the Williams Fractal aims to […]

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Beginner’s Guide to Trend-Based Fib Extensions

By @savdoescrypto Trend-Based Fib Extensions use Fibonacci Ratios to predict future prices. Such ratios are observable throughout much of nature. It is often speculated that they may also be present in the price cycles of exchange-traded assets. Whether one believes this or not, most traders now acknowledge that the popular use of Fibonacci ratios in […]

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Beginner’s Guide to Elder’s Force Index (EFI)

By @savdoescrypto The EFI is often favoured by traders when identifying dip-buying opportunities. It uses both price and volume data to determine the strength and continued viability of price moves. This guide will show you how to plot the EFI on the BTSE platform and use it to simulate a “dip-buying” trade. Summary The EFI […]

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Introduction To Trading With Gann Fans

By @savdoescrypto Gann fans aim to graphically represent the cyclical nature of price action. The fan consists of various angles that show possible support and resistance levels. Traders use these levels to anticipate when an asset might see increased buying or selling pressure in the future. Unlike many reactive technical indicators that aim to provide […]

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Beginner’s Guide To The Average Directional Index (ADX)

By @savdoescrypto The Average Directional Index (ADX) is used to gauge trend strength. Originally designed for commodity markets, the ADX is a strategy selection filter to provide insights into when a trend could be coming to an end. This short guide is designed to cover the basics necessary to begin using the ADX in your […]

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Beginner’s Guide To The Parabolic SAR Indicator

By @savdoescrypto The parabolic SAR indicator is a technical indicator designed to ascertain trend direction and points of potential price reversal. The indicator shows up on the chart as a series of dots. A dot below the price indicates a bullish trend, whilst a bearish trend is indicated by a dot above the price. This […]