Automated trading is a trading strategy that uses computers to automatically drive trading decisions, usually in electronic financial markets. Applied in buy-side and sell-side institutions, automated trading forms the basis of high-frequency trading, for example in equities trading, forex trading, or commodities trading.
Builders and users of automated trading applications need to develop, backtest, and deploy mathematical models that detect and exploit market movements. An effective workflow involves:
movavg: Leading and Lagging Moving Averages Chart (Financial Toolbox Function)