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

Dubai Chapter Meeting Featuring Naeem Aslam
September 28, 2016

The Dubai Chapter of the MTA invites you to our next chapter meeting on Sunday, October 9, 2016. We are pleased to have Naeem Aslam, Chief Market Analyst at ThinkMarkets as our guest speaker for the October meeting. Register Here Registration...
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MTA Partners with to Produce Global Investment Conference
September 27, 2016

MTA Partners with to produce global investment conference 4th Annual Behavioral Finance Conference - November 5, 2016 in San Francisco NEW YORK, NY (September 27, 2016) – The Market Technicians Association (MTA) is...
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Launch of MTA SmartBrief Oct 3, 2016
September 26, 2016

Timely expertise for the global investment community Starting Monday, October 3, 2016 MTA SmartBrief will bring the most important and timely news stories about the global financial markets directly to subscribers' inboxes. The MTA SmartBrief is...
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Recent Technical Analysis Knowledge Base Updates

An Introduction to Implied Volatility
September 21, 2016

A webcast presentation originally held on September 21, 2016 by Russell Rhoads, CFA as part of the MTA's Educational Web Series.  In this review session, Russell discusses implied volatility and VIX as a measure of the market's expectations of...
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Latest Trends in the ETF Market and the Rise of Factor Investing to Improve Portfolio Diversification Strategies
September 7, 2016

A webcast presentation originally held on August 31, 2016 by Dan Draper as part of the MTA's Educational Web...
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We Use Options to Trade Our Favorite Technical Set-ups & You Should Too!
August 17, 2016

A webcast presentation by Michael Kieffer originally held on August 17, 2016 as part of the MTA's Educational Web Series. Our firm specializes in an event driven strategy, that we execute our ideas through the use of options. We believe options...
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