Updated: Mar 31
Trading can be intimidating and time-consuming.
But those who do it right tend to share similar characteristics – "They spend time to pick the right knowledge and then allow money to make money."
How to do Algo Trading in Zerodha?
Zerodha is India's leading discount broker, which provides an excellent online trading platform at a lower cost to all retail traders. They are the most innovative and adoptive broker to ever-demanding market conditions in India.
Streak Zerodha is a cloud-based semi-automated algo-trading platform. It is one of the top-rated and widely used algo-trading platforms in India.
Any Zerodha user can log in to Streak Zerodha using Zerodha Kite credentials and explore the available algo-trading facility.
Similarly, any Upstox user can also login to Streak using their login credentials.
By default, Zerodha Streak provides many trading strategies under the 'Strategies' tab.
A trader can use any strategy as it is after looking at the backtesting results or develop his own strategy by using any technical indicator along with any maths function.
What are the Features of Zerodha Streak?
Algorithmic Trading is the latest buzz in the trading community. But algo-trading demands good coding and programming knowledge to get the backtesting results, deploy in Trading, and manage the trades in the live market.
But Streak Zerodha is a semi-algo trading platform that provides algorithmic trading utilities without writing a piece of code.
Some of the crucial features are below:
Streak Zerodha is a cloud-based platform. Hence, there is no need to download and install any software. It supports all the browsers, including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and Safari.
It helps to set up an algo-trading strategy through 3 critical steps – 1) Create a Strategy, 2) Backtest any stock/index, and 3) Deploy it for live Trading
It provides an interactive interface, and using this facility, traders can code and backtest their strategies without writing any code.
By default, it provides many trading strategies which are built by other traders. So a new trader can use them as it is or can fine-tune as per his requirements.
It supports all the widely used technical indicators to develop a strategy.
It also supports 'Scanner' and 'Paper Trading' facilities.
It is backed with a good quantity of historical data to facilitate effective backtesting.
A trader can include many stocks in the basket and view the backtesting results for all the included stocks.
Once the strategy is deployed, it triggers the trade automatically (when the conditions are met) and sends the notifications to the users.
Streak Zerodha Kite Login
Zerodha provides a simple login process using its Kite credentials across all its platforms. Streak Zerodha is no exception; any trader can log in to it using their Kite credentials.
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