Information technology in the exchange trade (Virtual classroom)

Title Virtual classroom: Information technology in the exchange trade (European experience)

The course focuses on the basics of trading on the stock exchange. Today the exchange is an essential element of market mechanisms, legal entity, ensuring market performance of different financial instruments (commodities, currencies, securities, etc.). Trades are made with some regularity, and in a very specific location on a real (in large financial and industrial centers), or on a virtual platform. Trading on the exchange provides for the unification of requirements to the conditions of the transactions and the quality of the goods. Almost all European stock exchanges have been upgraded on the basis of modern technologies in the first place, the total digitalization of their markets, have achieved a significant improvement of their efficiency.

Seminar number and topic Themes
Seminar 1. The concept of exchange and exchange tradeBasic Concepts.
International financial markets.
Evolution of trading.
European stock exchanges.
Market participants.
Market infrastructure.
Seminar 2. Overall human capacity-legal base of exchange tradingLegislation in the field of exchanges
and exchange trade.
Russian legislation. European
legislation.
Features of the European regulatory
framework.
Seminar 3. Software for trading on
the stock exchange
Software (stock) trading.
Software for trading on FOREX.
Software for trading in the stock
markets, futures and stock markets.
Software for trading on Russian
exchanges.
Software for trading in European
markets.
Seminar 4. Financial instruments
as a commodity
The concept of commodity traded.
Definition and classification of
financial instruments.
The public placement and circulation
of securities.
Qualifying securities.
The concept of equity securities, issue, prospectus.
Seminar 5. Basis of technical analysisThe concept of technical analysis.
Exchange market graphs.
Tendencies, trends, trend line.
Support and resistance.
Seminar 6. Trend indicatorsMoving average.
Bollinger Bands.
Seminar 7. The oscillatorsMACD.
Strength Index.
Stochastics.
Seminar 8. Models of candlesReversal models.
Models of the continuation.
Seminar 9. Fibonacci Retracement
Levels
Levels Fibonacci correction.
Using Fibonacci ratios.
Target profit Fibonacci
Seminar 10. The analysis of pivot pointsPoints of pivot.
The calculation of points pivot.
Pivot levels ofsupport and resistance.
Seminar 11. Fundamental analysisThe concept of fundamental analysis.
Economic announcements.
Global cash flows.
Interest rates.
The set of the market.
Seminar 12. Trading fundamental
analysis
Trading on the news.
A risky trade.
Conservative trade.
Seminar 13. Risks analysisFear of loss.
Fear profits.
Tactics of entry and exit.
Seminar 14. Trading strategyThe concept of trading strategies.
Collection of information to build
a strategy.
How to develop your own strategy.
Seminar 15. Automation of tradeThe concept of trade automation.
Counsellors, to create your own
advisor for trade.
Create custom indicators and scripts.
Seminar 16. Management of risksPsychological preparation.
Introspection.
How to manage risk.
Selection of the initial budget for
the trade.
Seminar 17. Trading on European
markets
Brokers provide access to European
markets.
European financial instruments.
Especially trade in European markets.
The initial deposit and commission.
Seminar 18. Activity-goalPresentation of personal trading strategies and trading results.
The issuance of certificates.