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Build a Portfolio of Traders in TradingView


Tradingview is not only a great web based charting platform, but the social and member-oriented aspect of it allows you to connect with other traders and learn from more experienced traders as well.

We will now show you how to leverage Tradingview’s social functions to build a portfolio of traders that you can learn from and improve your own trading potentially.


Step 1: Finding the traders with a positive expectancy 

First, you need to make sure that you follow the right people. For that, it’s usually good to go through the top authors and look for the traders with the largest following and also the most reputation points (green number at the right).

In Tradingview you can go through the top authors by week, month and of all time. Here you only need to pre-select some potential candidates and we will show you afterwards how to make sure you follow the right traders.

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TradingView – Structuring your trading with the advanced features


TradingView is not only the ideal platform when it comes to charting and analyzing price action, but it even offers very advanced features that allow you to structure and organize your trading day even further. Trading can be hectic at times and that’s why it’s even more important that you have a way of staying on top of things. TradingView offers a variety of tools that will make your life much easier.


Overview function

The tools we want to focus on now are all on the right-hand side menu in your TradingView platform. Here you can find your watchlists, price alerts, hotlists, news calendars and your ideas. We will now take a closer look at each one and explain how to use them to structure your trading day and also allow you to create a more professional trading routine.

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EdgeWonk Trading Analysis Software For Futures Traders

This Optimus Futures Opinion of EdgeWonk

In the last few years, we have been asked a number of times to assist with Futures and Forex Trading Analysis Software. There are a number of analysis tools, yet the challenge is to find software that could accommodate futures traders of all levels.  We have decided to add Edgewonk to trading analysis software.

There is a substantial risk of loss in futures trading. Past performance is not indicative of future results. Please consider carefully whether such trading is appropriate in lieu of your financial situation. Optimus Futures was not paid nor is it compensated in any way 

In our opinion, a trading journal is probably the most recommended trading software for any serious trader. Whether you read a trading book, a trading website or talk to professional traders, a trading journal and a way

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