The Amibroker Introductory Course is your first stepping stone into the world of technical analysis and systematic trading. Aimed at beginners, this course delivers a comprehensive understanding of the Amibroker software, one of the most popular tools for traders who wish to develop their own trading systems.
Starting from the basics, this course introduces you to the Amibroker platform and walks you through its setup and configuration. It then familiarizes you with the platform’s interface, charting tools, and built-in technical indicators, ensuring that you can efficiently navigate through Amibroker and utilize its powerful features.
A considerable portion of the course is dedicated to charting and technical analysis. You’ll learn how to create, customize, and interpret various types of charts including bar, line, candlestick, and point & figure charts. You’ll also understand how to apply and interpret a wide range of technical indicators for trend analysis, momentum evaluation, volume analysis, and more.
One of the unique aspects of Amibroker is its formula language (AFL). Although this course doesn’t delve into the complexities of AFL, it offers a solid introduction to its fundamentals. This knowledge will be crucial as you progress to more advanced topics in subsequent courses.
Importantly, the course also touches upon the basics of system testing. You will learn how to run simple backtests on historical data to evaluate the performance of trading systems and strategies.
The “Amibroker Introductory Course” is enriched with practical exercises and examples, allowing you to apply what you’ve learned and gain hands-on experience. By the end of the course, you will have a firm understanding of Amibroker’s features and how to leverage them for effective chart analysis and preliminary system testing. This foundational knowledge will set you up for success as you progress to more advanced topics in the Amibroker Advanced Course.