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    cTrader Hull & Simple Moving Average cBot

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    This starter kit for algo developers uses an open-source Multi-Timeframe cTrader Hull & Simple Moving Average Strategy, it can automatically open, close and manage positions for the cTrader Desktop platform. The strategy also uses built-in risk management and the ability to send Telegram trade signals.

    This product is for educational purposes only.
    Full Source Code Included.
    (OS) Type: Windows & Mac OS Compatible
    Current version: 1.0
    Updated: Monday, 10 June 2024
    Author: ClickAlgo Team

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    Educational content: Read our disclaimer

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    This cTrader Hull & Simple Moving Average multi-timeframe strategy contains the full source code, it is for educational purposes to help traders with various levels of programming knowledge learn the following skills using Microsoft C# and the cTrader API.

    This cBot was created by the ClickAlgo Strategy Building Tool in a few minutes with no coding.


    How Does the cBot Open & Close Trades?

    This strategy will open a buy trade when all three indicators show a bullish signal and sell trades will open when all indicators show a bullish signal. When the signal reverses and all indicators show a bullish or bearish signal the opposite trade will close automatically.

    1. Hull MA 14 period, 1-hour timeframe.
    2. Hull MA 14 period, Daily timeframe.
    3. Simple MA 50 period, 1-hour timeframe.


    Stop Loss & Take Profit Calculation

    A standard stop loss and take profit as well as position size can be set from the cBots parameter settings. 

    You can add additional risk management and other trade rules yourself or by contacting our development team.


    Trailing Stop Loss

    The system uses a trailing stop loss with is configurable in the cBot settings, this will trigger after (x) pips and follow (x) pips behind the price locking in the profit until it closes.


    Telegram Trade Signals

    When a trade opens or closes you will receive an instant Telegram message to your PC or mobile device.


    Pop Up Message

    As well as Telegram trade signals you can receive a pop-up message on your PC when a trade opens or closes.


    Built Using the Algo Strategy Builder

    This cBot was built with no coding required using the cTrader Algorithmic Strategy Builder for the cTrader Platform.


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    How To View The Source Code

    To view the source code for this cBot, you will first need to make sure you have downloaded and installed cTrader Desktop, you can also scroll to the bottom of this page for instructions on how to install the cBot. Once installed you will have the cTrader application open, you need to navigate to the Automate application and click on the name of the cBot, the source should show in the right-hand window.

    If you need more help watch a video tutorial on how to use cTrader Automate.


    How to Attach Indicator to Chart

    You do not need to attach the Supertrend indicator to your chart when you run the cBot, but it is a good idea to visually see the indicator to check your trade rules for opening and closing trades and any risk management.


    Learn Algorithmic Trading

    In this instructional guide, we aim to assist you in acquiring the necessary skills to engage in market trading through automated trading strategies (cBots) using the cTrader Desktop trading platform. By the conclusion of this tutorial, you will gain the confidence to employ a cTrader cBot alongside the Algo application of cTrader, enabling you to automatically execute and handle your market orders. This course is designed to familiarize novice traders with the fundamental principles of algorithmic trading utilizing the cTrader platform.


    Learn Microsoft C# for Algo Trading

    If you are new to coding your cTrader cBot for automated trading the following Microsoft C# course will help you modify the starter kit cBot in this download to add new features for your own personal trading strategy.


    Algorithmic Trading Facts

    A significant number of traders venture into algorithmic trading with the misconception that they have discovered a foolproof strategy that guarantees effortless wealth. However, this notion is far from reality. It is crucial to read this article, as it can save you valuable time and money. 


    How To Install & Remove

    First, make sure you have the cTrader trading platform installed and then 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 coding help forum for the answer, if you cannot find it, post a new question.


    Need Coding Help?

    We can help you modify this cBot for your trading strategy, contact our team for a quote.


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    All cBot Code Examples

    You can access all of our free cTrader cBot code examples here.