Create and invest through automated trading bots.
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26 August 2021 • 5 min read
Ah, the power of hindsight. We often see with perfect vision when reflecting on the past, which is why so many of those end-of-the-year articles and blog posts predicting the next hottest crypto, coin, or project can fall flat months or even weeks af...
29 July 2021 • 7 min read
Let’s start off with the bad news first. Building profitable algorithmic trading bots won’t happen overnight. It’s a process, one that takes time, patience, and knowledge. And since it’s a fluid process, it also involves a fair bit of trial and error...
29 June 2021 • 17 min read
Time waits for no one and financial markets are no different, especially when it comes to the unpredictable world of cryptocurrency trading, which is why a carefully calibrated, safe and reliable trading strategy is essential. Unlike traditional st...
17 June 2021 • 16 min read
This is the first in a series of blog articles giving an inside into the research done at Trality. The majority of research in machine learning for algorithmic trading happens behind closed doors and even after the alpha of specific strategies vanis...
31 May 2021 • 7 min read
In the following tutorial, we’ll introduce you to the basics of bot creation as well as take a deeper dive into fine tuning and backtesting your bot once it’s been created. By the end of this guide, you’ll have created your very own crypto trading ...
05 May 2021 • 6 min read
Swingers have more fun. No, not that kind of swinging (where’s your mind?). We’re talking about swing trading, a common investment strategy and one quite different from day trading or position trading. As you’re likely aware already, day trading is...
19 April 2021 • 7 min read
Creating your own trading bot has gained the unfortunate reputation of being a difficult, cumbersome and highly-technical process. And although this was true in the past - that understanding is now long-since outdated. In fact, the reality is quite t...
15 April 2021 • 8 min read
We've come a long way since we first announced our big plans to the world. In that time, we have made some major progress in our mission to bring the power and potential of algorithmic trading to everyone who needs it. In this post, you will find the...
02 April 2021 • 6 min read
During the fourth quarter of 2020, Bitcoin experienced a 171% surge. Ethereum, the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization after Bitcoin, did even better in 2020, rising more than 600% (Bitcoin managed a mere 305% increase last year). ...
26 March 2021 • 9 min read
Hello, Creator! Today we’re going to discuss some trading ideas and indicators to help push you one step closer to creating your first bot. We understand better than most that creating a trading bot is by no means an easy feat, we’ve been there ourse...
25 March 2021 • 9 min read
“It is the unemotional, reserved, calm, detached trader who wins [...] not the ambitious seeker of fortune.” How long ago do you think this quote was written? Five years? Perhaps twenty years? Maybe even thirty? Try over 2,500 years ago. And I’ll ...
25 March 2021 • 8 min read
Hey, Creator! And welcome to the Trality blog. In this post, we’re going to dive a little deeper into the subject of backtesting and how you can ensure you’re doing it correctly. Backtesting is by far and beyond the most crucial aspect of coming up...
24 March 2021 • 4 min read
Hedge funds have been employing automated trading solutions since their inception to make a lot of money. Trality is giving you the power to do the same.
24 March 2021 • 5 min read
Got Python? If you’re serious about financial markets and algorithmic trading, then you’re going to need it. Python is a computer programming language that is used by institutions and investors alike every day for a range of purposes, including quant...
12 March 2021 • 9 min read
If recent headlines are any indication, then the future of cryptocurrency is a very promising one. * Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX, recently announced that his company Tesla invested $1.5 billion in bitcoin and plans to start accepting the curr...
02 March 2021 • 10 min read
Did you know that there are over 4,000 cryptocurrencies in existence, with an ever-expanding field of offerings? Although bitcoin has been in the news quite a bit recently, it’s clearly not the only game in town. In fact, for many people “bitcoin” a...
01 March 2021 • 17 min read
Buying, owning and selling cryptos isn't as easy as it was a few years ago from a taxation perspective. Especially for anyone in the USA, having a solid plan for your crypto tax liabilities is a must. Crypto tax software platforms are created to fac...
28 January 2021 • 6 min read
In order to get you started with the Trality Bot Code Editor and your first Python trading bot, we use this post to cover a fairly basic approach to building a simple trading algorithm. It is built up of standard technical analysis (TA) but also incl...
22 December 2020 • 9 min read
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16 December 2020 • 13 min read
The global cryptocurrency markets are gaining traction at an increasing pace and attracting more investors all the time. While there are many legitimate opportunities in this sector, the lack of regulation in many nations opens up the door to abusive...
15 December 2020 • 8 min read
Algorithmic trading [/blog/algorithmic-trading] is one of the most popular ways to use computers in the financial markets. Major banks and Wall Street institutions use algorithms to trade anything from traditional assets such as stocks to newer marke...
10 December 2020 • 13 min read
Cryptocurrency is making news almost every day in the established media, and its popularity is likely to rise in the coming years. From a very niche market to a global financial force, tokens like Bitcoin are being used all over the world as a means...
09 December 2020 • 13 min read
When it comes to finding the best crypto exchanges, there is no shortage of availabilities for you to choose from. While it’s true that there are A LOT of options, not all of them will be suited to everyone and as a trader, you will have your own req...
09 December 2020 • 23 min read
Litecoin in a Nutshell Litecoin was launched in late 2011 as a fork of the Bitcoin blockchain. The idea behind Litecoin was to offer a more miner-friendly cryptocurrency - essentially one that the average user can mine without top-of-the-line hardwar...
04 December 2020 • 9 min read
Ethereum ($ETH) is the second most valuable token when measured by market cap, and the Ethereum platform offers its users a wide array of tools. Unlike Bitcoin, which was aimed solely at making financial transactions, the Ethereum blockchain was desi...
04 December 2020 • 12 min read
On the 27th of November 2020, our platform was targeted by a bot network leading to a service outage that took our team around 5 hours to control and restore.
02 December 2020 • 3 min read
Ripple, or XRP, remains one of the most undervalued crypto assets in the world. While it consistently holds the third position in the crypto pantheon behind Ethereum (stablecoins excluded), XRP has not been able to take advantage of investor interes...
30 November 2020 • 9 min read
It used to be that only those working in brokerages, trading houses or big financial institutions could actively trade but with the advent of the internet and online trading platforms - virtually anyone can get in on the action. Cryptocurrency day t...
26 November 2020 • 10 min read
This blog post is all about getting out of trades, i.e. closing positions. With Trality's new and improved Order API we show how to build advanced exit rules and package everything up in a simple but awesome trading bot.
26 November 2020 • 9 min read
As of writing this article, there are almost 1,000 different cryptocurrency exchanges operating in the market. This number of cryptocurrency buyers and sellers is seen as a great opportunity for some who want to take advantage of crypto arbitrage tra...
24 November 2020 • 10 min read
We always try to make automated investing as intuitive as possible for our users and the release of our Trading Engine 2.0 brings us even closer to this goal. For Bot Creators, this means putting flexibility centre stage and providing them with the t...
20 October 2020 • 2 min read
To become the go-to for automated trading, we are investing into proprietary machine learning tools for our bot creators. Now we are happy to announce the closing of a funding round with local and international investors. Read the press release here.
07 October 2020 • 3 min read
In this part of this Strategy Building Series, we challenge the assumptions and decisions that were previously undertaken and optimise our strategy over the predefined period (the backtesting horizon).
20 July 2020 • 8 min read
This is the second post in our series about how to conceptualise, develop and implement a simple multi-coin bot from start to finish. Together, we conceptualise the base strategy for our multi-coin trading bot we then backtest it and compare it again...
06 July 2020 • 6 min read
This is the first in a series of guest posts by a friend of Trality, Stefan Haring, Director Risk & Portfolio Analytics at an independent investment manager. In the following 3 posts he will dive into the conceptualisation, development and implementa...
29 June 2020 • 5 min read
Next month we are going to officially complete the Beta of our trading bot platform Trality. In this blog, we describe how we got to this point without giving out a single % of equity.
09 June 2020 • 3 min read
A python time series analysis on the COVID dataset, crypto currencies and traditional asset classes. Exploring stylised facts in times of market distress
23 March 2020 • 11 min read
This post covers the development of a beginner-level trading bot with the Trality Bot Code Editor. To make things more relevant, we use the market situation surrounding Covid-19 to analyze results and potential drawbacks. The post closes with an outl...
15 March 2020 • 8 min read
The Trality Rule Builder helps you create trading bots without the need to code. The easiest way to get started with it is by showing you how to create a trading bot step by step. This way you can familiarize yourself with the basic concepts and we c...
15 March 2020 • 7 min read