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Learn a simple, rule–based strategy that's designed to keep you on the winning side of trades. By studying the rhythm of the market, you can learn to use Core Strategy to find high–probability trading and investing opportunities for virtually any asset class — whether the market is up or down.
Our extended Learning Track (XLT) program is designed to take your trading and investing education to the next level. You’ll learn advanced skills in our state-of-the-art online learning environment and see our instructors apply the strategies you’ve learned in the classroom, live in the markets.
Join one of the most exclusive trading communities in the world. As a Mastermind student, you have access to innovative educational offerings and tools, including daily Supply and Demand Zones to give you a trading edge, the Market Screener to scan hundreds of markets, Pro Picks to view exclusive trades by our professional instructors — and so much more.
A course to develop your trading plan. A course to improve your platform skills. A course to master your mental game. A course to learn technical analysis. We even have a course to better understand cryptocurrencies. When it comes to trading, we've got you covered.
Markets change, but your retirement goals shouldn't have to. The ProActive Investor knows the steps required to achieve financial security and live the life they desire. Key to this process is understanding the annual rate of return required to achieve your goals, and how to achieve that rate through disciplined investing across multiple asset classes.
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The stock market is a great place for any trader or investor to begin trading. Our expert instructors will uncover how to recognize a novice trader from a pro by their activity on a price chart, how to make the most of your trading platform, and use our Core Strategy to spot a good opportunity when you see one.
The foreign exchange market is one of the most exciting, fast-paced markets in the financial world. In this class, you'll learn how to analyze the global market and choose the right currency pairs for your trading objectives, how the professionals track and capitalize on market moves, and understand how to use forex and equities trading in harmony.
Futures trading adds the dimension of time to investing. Whether your chosen instrument is traditional commodities or E–mini index funds, futures trading strategies focus on the possible future value of assets. Trained futures traders learn to maximize opportunities to achieve highest gains.
Options trading allows traders to control a stock for a fraction of its per–share price without ever owning it. The leverage and volatility of options trading can create dramatic results with small amounts of capital. Learning the ins and outs of options trading strategies broadens a trader's skillset and ability to leverage no matter what is happening in the overall market.
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The class that starts it all. This crash course on how the market really works will show you why you need to have a plan to get the most out it. You'll also learn about the value of having multiple streams of income through investing, and what it takes to protect your wealth.
Step 2 of the admissions process is a Market Timing Orientation where you'll get one-on-one time with an education counselor to discuss the right education path for you. This powerful 3-day classroom experience will reveal all that Online Trading Academy has to offer - enabling you to see if we're a good fit to help you accomplish your goals.
Let the training begin. Our patented Core Strategy is built on the timeless principles of supply and demand. Trading opportunities arise when supply and demand are out of balance. In this 7–day course, you'll learn what this imbalance looks like on a price chart, and how to make your move when you see it.
Choose your specialty course, and study the pros. We'll help you determine which asset(s) work best to reach your financial goals. From there, you'll apply the fundamentals of Core Strategy towards a deeper study of stocks, forex, futures and/or options. Plus, you'll have access to our Extended Learning Track (XLT) to watch expert instructors execute and critique trades in real time, live online.
The tangible benefits of becoming an elite member of our Mastermind Community are countless. Unlimited access to XLTs, Pro Picks, Supply & Demand Zones, trade tools — the list goes on. But one of the greatest perks, our students tell us, is the "rising tide" effect from being around like–minded members who help and push you to excellence.
Exclusive tools to help you along the way
Find everything you need to reach your trading potential on MyOTA — Online Trading Academy's online portal. Access your courses, tools, training modules, XLTs, community forums, live updates, and so much more.
Successful traders trade with a plan. That's why we've created a step–by–step process to help you reach your goals and tailor your trading plan with consideration to your skill level, personality, risk tolerance and other important factors.
Pro Picks is a proprietary trade picking service where expert Online Trading Academy instructors point out potential opportunities in the market and provide specific examples on trade set-ups that show the classroom lessons in action.
Want to see how you're doing? Trade Tracker helps you chart your trading activity and progress. Like an athlete who studies game film, you can use this tool to analyze your trading history and make adjustments as needed. Available for either simulated or live trading accounts.
See how to anticipate market moves and learn by sharing an instructor's live virtual desktop. As an OTA Core Strategy Student, you'll have access to online practice labs with dedicated lab time to tune-up your trading skills working with our experienced support team.
Scan hundreds of markets to identify trading and investing opportunities with the Market Screener. Access expert-selected Supply & Demand Zones on a daily basis. Find correlated and non-correlated trading opportunities across multiple asset classes at the same time in the XLT All Asset Mastery. Available exclusively to Mastermind students.
Register today for a FREE CLASS and start learning to take control of your financial future.
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