Advancing the Discipline of Technical Analysis

The Market Technicians Association is the home of the Chartered Market Technician® (CMT) Program, the preeminent, global designation for technical analysis and the only technical analysis designation recognized by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) qualifying candidates for a Series 86 exemption upon passing Levels I & II of the CMT exam. The Chartered Market Technician® designation is awarded to those who demonstrate mastery of a core body of knowledge of investment risk in portfolio management settings and hold themselves to the highest ethical standards.

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Latest Technical Analysis News & Event Reminders

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Technical Analysis: Modern Perspectives
January 20, 2017

The MTA is pleased to announce a thorough review into the evolution, criticism, historical practice, and modern applications of technical analysis was recently published by the CFA Institute Research Foundation in partnership with the MTA. The...
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Enroll in the CMT Program Today
January 20, 2017

Take the first step and enroll in the CMT Program. The Chartered Market Technician® credential is the preeminent designation for practitioners of technical analysis. A perfect complement to other analytical disciplines and financial designations,...
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Fuse Multiple Disciplines at the MTA Symposium
January 20, 2017

Combine classical technical analysis with emerging quantitative methods for improved momentum, mean reversion, volatility trading strategies and more at the MTA’s 44th Annual Symposium. Explore the theoretical frameworks popularized in behavioral...
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Recent Technical Analysis Knowledge Base Updates

January 18, 2017

A webcast presentation held on January 18, 2017 by Michael Mayhew as part of the MTA's Educational Web Series. The MTA invites you to a global webcast discussion with Michael Mayhew of Integrity Research, providing meaningful insights on the new...
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Identifying and Campaigning Market Rotation and Institutional Sponsorship, Part I
January 11, 2017

A webcast presentation originally held on January 11, 2017 as part of the MTA's Educational Web Series. In this three-webinar series, Bruce Fraser and Roman Bogomazov, both internationally recognized Wyckoff Method experts, will describe in...
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Global Macro Outlook – It Was The Best of Times, Is It The Worst of Times?
December 21, 2016

A webcast presentation originally held on December 21, 2016 by Jawad Mian as part of the MTA's Educational Web Series. By closely studying the interaction between politics, policy, economy, and markets, Jawad’s forward-looking analysis will...
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