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    cTrader Envelope Indicator


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    The cTrader Envelopes Technical Indicator is formed by using two Moving Averages, and when one is shifted upward and another one is shifted downward. The Envelopes define the upper and the lower margins of a price range. The free indicator help traders identify trends and potential price reversals, the indicator is based on moving averages and it works quite similarly to Bollinger Bands.
    Type: cTrader Indicator
    Current version: 1.0
    Requires: Windows 7, 10, 11
    Updated: 17 January 2023

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    The logic behind using the envelope indicator is to help buyers and sellers push the price to the extremes which are the higher and lower bands, after this, the prices will often stabilise by moving to more realistic levels. 

    Envelopes are defined by two moving averages that form an upper, lower and middle band, and these boundaries change due to market volatility. The period used for the moving averages is 14, but a standard deviation of 0.1% is used, so the moving averages are parallel to each other and are at a certain distance. 

     

    cTrader Envelopes

     

    Custom Parameters

    There are a few custom settings for this indicator which are shown below, as you can see there are 8 different types of moving averages to choose from for the indicator formula.

     

    cTrader Envelope Settings

     

    How To Install & Remove

    First, make sure you have the cTrader trading platform installed and then simply unzip the file and double-click on it to automatically install it onto the platform.

     

    Any Questions?

    If you have any questions, please first search our product help forum for the answer, if you cannot find it, post a new question.

     

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