How to Backtest a Trading Strategy

Now we have a framework and we know exactly how we’re going to trade this every single time it happens in the market. For this specific strategy, this is pretty much everything we need to backtest this Forex strategy. For the purpose of this article, we’re going to use a double top and double bottom […]

A Step-by-Step Guide to Backtesting Trading Strategies

After this month, you can choose to switch to a live account to trade on the live markets. Backtesting lets a trader know whether a strategy has profit potential, while forward testing helps to confirm or refute this. Forward testing (also known as walk forward optimisation) is also slower because it needs to be performed […]