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New on the home page: The Volume Viewer

The sensational Volume Viewer shows an animation directly in the chart of the executed orders and volumes. Settings in speed and colour allow the trader to create actionable live information.

Volume Viewer in NanoTrader.

The Volume Viewer is excellent for day trading and scalping. More


Free newsletter with trading signals

Receive free daily trading signals of your choice in your mailbox. Simple use the configurator below to combine the stocks, market indices and forex pairs you are interested in, with indicators and strategies of your choice. The intelligence is provided by TechScan. The charts are magnificent and each signal also shows if there were any previous signals on the same instrument. Some impressions:

Free technical analysis tool.

Analysing the market has become child's play. Go ahead and create your own free market newsletter by using this WH SelfInvest tool:


More trader profiles

An additional series of portraits profiling professional traders who use the NanoTrader trading platform are being added. Next is creative trader Andre Stagge.

Traders using NanoTrader: Andre Stagge.

NanoTrader shines on the World of Trading

On this year's World of Trading fair the live trading event attracted large audiences. NanoTrader appeared to be the preferred trading platform of the (professional) traders who competed in the live trading event. Four out of the five traders on the event stage use the NanoTrader for their trading.

The NanoTrader platform used by traders during the live trading event on the World of Trading fair.

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New on the home page: trader profiles

We will add write-ups of the numerous professional traders who use the NanoTrader trading platform. Most of these traders provide free trading tools, signals or strategies directly in the NanoTrader or via the WH SelfInvest trading store. The first write-ups cover the following traders: René WolframBirger SchäfermeierWim LievensCarsten UmlandWieland Arlt and Eric Lefort.

New strategies – Trader André Stagge

Professional fund manager and trader André Stagge has integrated eight of his trading strategies in the NanoTrader Full trading platform. These strategies are swing trading strategies. Positions are usually kept 24 to 36 hours. In one rare case positions are kept several weeks.

André Stagge worked for a decade as a senior portfolio manager at a major German asset management company. He managed 2,5 billion Euro in clients assets and made more than 500 million Euro in profit (after costs) for his clients.

Trading strategies from German trader André Stagge.

The following ready-to-use trading strategies have been added to the NanoTrader Full:

  1. Friday silver surfer,
  2. EUR-USD tax day,
  3. Triple witching,
  4. Combination of the Halloween and month’s end effects,
  5. Labor day long,
  6. Long before the Fed,
  7. Interest rate hamster, and
  8. Short superstar.

Discover new dimensions in trading... download the NanoTrader Full demo.

New trading tool – The range bars viewer

Range bars are getting more and more popular. With range bars it is not always easy to estimate at what price level the next range bar will appear. The range bars viewer indicates where the next range bar will appear in a chart. Another free trading tool in the NanoTrader.

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Book Review – How to Make Money in Stocks

'How to make money in stocks', written by trader William J. O'Neil, is a “modern classic” of the trading literature. Since its first publication in 1988, it has been published several times in a new, updated edition. This review refers to the 2011 version.

Trading expert and author William O'Neill.

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New on the home page: Stocks in NanoTrader

The NanoTrader provides a list for every market of the stocks investors should buy based on the Momentum principle discovered by Nobel prize winner Professor Eugene Fama.

Momentum investing.

Go to the new section.

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New home page section: Make volatility visible.

What is the best time to trade? The HVH (Hourly Volatility Histogram) provides the answer. It calculates and visualises the hourly volatility for each market. The most volatile times of the day, are the most interesting for traders.

Trade the DOW when it is volatile.

Go to the new section.

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New home page section: Boom! The Bollinger Volatility Explosion.

A new section has been added to the website. The section covers the advantages of the Bollinger Volatility Explosion and how it is used in daily trading. Several trade examples are illustrated and explained.

John Bollinger, the creator of the Bollinger Bands, states that periods of low volatility are often followed by periods of high volatility. John Bollinger further states that a "volatility explosion" is an opportunity for traders.

Technical analysis.

Go to the new section.

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Live trading table integrated

A sample SignalRader table has been integrated in the website. This live trading table is called Synchro. Five break-out strategies trade in the table. Boost your trading experience! Have a look at the live trading table. The full SignalRadar tool is a component of the NanoTrader trading platform. You can download a real-time NanoTrader demo.

The spectacular SignalRadar

Using state of the art technology the free SignalRadar shows live trades being executed by various trading strategies. Interesting trades and trends can be easily identified and similar trades done. The SignalRadar tables contain over 500 instruments, including all major stocks, traded by more than 10 famous trading strategies. The live trades are also visible in the charts.


SignalRadar is extremely easy to use. One click to open tables, one click to see trades in charts, one click to order.

Benfits for active investors

SignalRadar is free and offers major benefits.

  • Find live trades which are doing well and jump on.
  • See for every market if strategies are long, short or flat.
  • Identify the main market trends easily.
  • Observe professional traders and strategies.
  • Trade based on logic, not on feeling.
  • Improve your trading skills.
  • Enjoy your trading.

Install the free SignalRadar app:

SignalRadar free app showing live trades.     SignalRadar app showing live trades done by trading strategies.

New trader proposal: ADR Target Bands

A new trading tool proposed by clients has been added to the trading platform. The ADR Target bands are price target ranges based on the average daily range (ADR) of a market calculated over two different periods. The advantages of the ADR Target Bands:

  • They can be used on all instruments and in all time frames.
  • They are easy to understand.
  • They calculate targets for the market price and thus can be used as stops and targets.
  • They can be used as trading signals to open a position.

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Market structure points

Market structure points are important chart patterns, which every trader should keep an eye on:

  • They indicate key reversal moments.
  • They are easy to identify, can be used in all time frames and on all instruments.
  • They can be used in most trading strategies.
  • They are a good tool to learn how to trade.

Charts with market structure points.

In NanoTrader this chart pattern is detected automatically. The signal is ready to give real-time trading signals.

10 Heikin Ashi Indicators

An extensive package of technical indicators based on the Heikin Ashi candles has been added to the trading store. NanoTrader users can activate these Heikin Ashi indicators for free in their trading platform. This free package consists of the 10 most popular technical analysis indicators calculated on the basis of the Heikin Ashi candles.

Heikin Ashi is in essence a technical indicator and not a chart type. Because Heikin Ashi looks very much like a chart type and is extremely popular, it is often classified as a chart type. And if you say chart ... you say technical indicators.

Read more about the 10 Heikin Ashi indicators.

New article – Interpreting indicators ... differently

Technical analysis indicators tend to have a 'standard' interpretation. But what if you have an idea interpret an indicator differently? Or if your trading strategy idea requires a non-standard interpretation? A concrete example using Bollinger Bands is given. Read the article.

More screeners in NanoTrader

The screeners section in NanoTrader has been expanded. Besides making your own screeners you can utilize the ready-to-use screeners. Included among the free ready-to-use screeners you find, for example, the popular Today's Trends screener and the 1-2-3-4 chart pattern screener.

Free screeners for traders generate trading signals.

• 18 ready-to-use screeners are now available.
• There are screeners based on chart patterns, today's trend, etc.
• The screeners search for indices, oil, gold, US stocks, EU stocks, etc.
• Making a screener is easy.

Download a free real-time demo of the NanoTrader Full.

NanoTrader detects chart patterns

The NanoTrader trading platform automatically detects a variety of chart patterns. These chart patterns include the 1-2-3-4 pattern and the Hammer Blast pattern respectively designed by Jeff Cooper and Stefan Salomon.

Detecting chart patterns automatically.

• The chart patterns are ready-to-use.
• The chart patterns are split into categories (candlesticks, famous traders...).
• The chart patterns can be used in screeners, trading signals and strategies.
• An alarm (mail, pop-up, sound) notifies you when a pattern occurs.

Download a free real-time demo of the NanoTrader Full.

Koko's risk management tool

A new trading tool has been added to the NanoTrader platform. Trader Kroum 'Koko' Petkov places a lot of emphasis on managing open positions correctly. His free risk management tool for NanoTrader displays pop-up messages providing instant suggestions on how to manage an open position according to his trading approach. Download a free real-time demo of the NanoTrader Full.


Platform demo

Try a free real-time demo of the NanoTrader Free  (CFD, forex) or the NanoTrader Full (CFD, forex, futures & stocks).

Trading library

Download free e-books and reports from the trading library (Deutsch, Français, Nederlands, English).

Trading videos

Charting, strategies, automated trading, backtesting, playback... watch these videos and become a platform master.

Trading webinars

Join our free trading webinars and seminars (Deutsch, Nederlands, Français).


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The spectacular SignalRadar

SignalRadar shows live trades being executed by various trading strategies.

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