ALGORITHMIC TRADER PROGRAMME

Learn to trade on a CPD Accredited programme and start trading on a $20k live account.

Price

£3,420 Inc VAT

Duration

3 Months

Evaluation Account

$20,000

0% Finance payment options now available

We are proud to be the only established and successful proprietary firm offering a guaranteed funded trading account to run algorithmic trading strategies!

The programme is an immersive and structured three month vocational training provided to new entrants who are aiming to start a career as a funded proprietary algo trader with Alphachain Capital. The programme gives a unique opportunity for talented individuals to develop in-depth knowledge and practical experience trading live capital in a leading proprietary trading firm. Its content provides a combination of strong education programming and quantitative analysis with expert mentoring through developing and deploying algorithmic strategies. Candidates accepted onto the programme receive a guaranteed $20,000 funded account to trade with and begin a career as a prop trader with Alphachain Capital, with 50% profit split. We offer complete transparency in targets, capital allocation and incentives. All traders are independent contractors and have freedom in how they work and where they work as this is a remote position. The programme will suit your lifestyle as you can trade from the comfort of your own home.

THE PROGRAMME OFFERS GOOD FOUNDATIONS IN CODING AND NO PREVIOUS CODING EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED

Start From Scratch

Create and develop Algorithmic trading strategies from the ground up.

Enhanced Trading

Create new bespoke indicators to enhance your trading.

Strategy Templates

Receive access to over 25 strategy templates to get you started.

$20k Starting Capital

Get access to $20k starting capital guaranteed.

COURSE CONTENT

Introduction to automated trading

In this module you’ll cover the foundations of financial markets, how to develop a strategy and trading plan and the understanding of some of the key technical indicators that will be required.

Building an automated trading strategy

You’ll cover core parts needed to develop your trading strategy including defining you strategy, performing a back-test, execution systems, risk management and the steps required for live trading.

Learn to code

Here you’ll be walked through the tradingview platform, build your first algorithm, begin to code a basic strategy and build your first custom indicator.

TradingView Pine Editor

Understanding the basics of the PineEditor section within TradingView. Understanding further details of how the code operates within the editor. Applying and testing your strategies.

Coding your technical indicators

Here you’ll learn how to programme numerous technical indicators including moving averages, ATR, Bollinger Bands, RSI, along with building basic strategies based on some of these strategies.

Backtesting and Forward-testing

You’ll refine the process of performing a back-test. The effects of adjusting various parameters within the code, and forward testing of your strategies.

Automated Trading Strategies

Here you’ll be provided with over 15 basic and advanced ready-made trading strategies for you to learn from and adapt to assist with the develop of your own bespoke trading strategy.

Live Trading

Its time to go live! Apply your automated trading strategy on the Alphachain Capital funded accounts whilst adhering to our risk-management guidelines.

Trade Project

Each trader will undergo a Trader Project over the length of the programme. Towards the end of the programme you will have the opportunity to present your findings to the Head of the Academy and/or the CEO and get direct feedback on your work. The topics can be largely chosen by the individual and are usually based around the development of a trading strategy or development of a new technical indicator. The project will involve:

Construction and Implementation of Strategy Code

Consolidate and review results from performance tester

Solidify your understanding of Pine script through a detailed strategy walkthrough

Clearly define trading approach through research and development of custom indicators and strategies

FUNDED ACCOUNTS

Traders are able to trade a diverse choice of assets. The asset classes that can be traded fall under the categories of FX, Cryptos, Commodities and Indices. We offer over 100 tradable assets with institutional spreads and commissions. All traders will use Metatrader 4 (MT4) as their execution platform with a 100:1 leverage. Algorithmic traders will have developed automated strategies and signals using Tradingview Pine Editor.

WHAT IS EXPECTED FROM YOU?

Ability to learn quickly

Basic Programming Skills

Attention to detail with excellent organisational skills

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Bachelor’s degree or higher; preferable STEM, finance or quantitative discipline (preferred)

What will be covered?

You will develop foundational knowledge in a concise and easy to understand way and therefore don’t need prior coding experience. You’ll cover important trading topics which include:

Learn the basics of Trading

Learn the skills of Coding

Develop custom indicators

Understand Quantitative Approaches

Applying alogrithmic systems or trading signals

Test proven Algorithmic strategies & indicators

Throughout the programme the mentoring team will be helping you to progress through the weekly schedule to ensure each trader has a proficient understanding. You will have access to our trader documents and risk management guidelines to ensure a comprehensive feedback based on trading skill and where required gaps in your knowledge can be addressed.

Membership

On completion of the three month programme, your career has just begun. This is where trading live capital under the guidance of mentors ensures we maintain a high success rate in comparison to the retail market. You will continue to have access to a number of benefits including weekly psychological coaching group sessions, daily live market analysis web classes and monthly mentor review sessions.

Certification

Our training programme has been accredited by the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) awarding body and is regulated strictly with regular inspections to ensure the programmes meet the quality levels. They also ensure that the resources used in the programme are highly regulated and meet the right standards. Upon successfully completing all programme requirements a certification is achieved.

Guaranteed Capital

Those who are invited to join the programme will begin as a Junior Proprietary Trader across all major markets with a guaranteed $20k trading account. Capital increases will be provided at set target achievements. All of our proprietary traders are independent contractors who take home 50% of their profits.

Process

The application process is extremely competitive as limited algorithmic funded accounts are available on an on-going basis, selection is based on passionate and driven individuals who meet the requirements will be invited to join our programme to begin their career as a successful prop trader with Alphachain Capital.

YOUR JOURNEY WITH ALPHACHAIN

Please note that the infographic is designed to highlight the huge impact that having clearly defined capital progression pathway in addition to compound growth of your account.

Whilst both traders in the example are hitting 10% returns per month, the funded trader is able to benefit from increased amounts of capital.

Traders will progress at different rates depending on their aptitude and willingness to learn.

KEY PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS

TRADE REMOTELY FROM ANYWHERE

You can study & trade from the comfort of your home whilst still having the benefit of a community of likeminded individuals supporting you.

IN-HOUSE TRADING PSYCHOLOGIST

Mindset is a massive part of successful trading. You get access to renowned trading psychologist with over 20 years experience, Ron William.

GUARANTEED FUNDED TRADING ACCOUNT

Get a guaranteed $20k funded trading account upon completion of training with capital increases on hitting set targets.

CPD CERTIFICATE IN TECHNICAL ANALYSIS

Complete a CPD Certificate in technical analysis and upgrade your skillset in a combined theoretical and practical environment.

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TRADER TESTIMONIALS

We provide all clients the best trading conditions on Alphachain’s MetaTrader 4 platform, the world’s leading Forex Trading Platform.

  • No platform fees
  • Institutional raw price spreads
  • Competitive trading commissions
  • No mark up
  • Desktop compatibility only
  • Customisations available