• TradeMaker: The Trade Idea Generator


    TradeMaker is an award-winning real-time trade idea generator for the Forex and CFD trading markets.


    It is available on all Saxo Capital Market's trading platforms.

TradeMaker: The trade idea generatorTradeMaker provides Entry, Target and Stop price levels for trading ideas on major and minor currency crosses, index and commodity CFDs. Each idea is linked to a chart image and text displaying and explaining the idea and how to manage it. A pre-populated order ticket facilitates fast execution of the entry and related orders.



A Choice of Ideas; Simple Execution

  • Real-time Forex and CFD trade ideas signaled by an alert.
  • Choice of provider for trade ideas.
  • Provider performance monitored.
  • Pre-populated Order Module with single-click execution.
  • Market, Stop or Limit Entry orders with related Profit Target and Stop-loss orders.
  • Trailing Stop-Loss orders supported.
  • Trade idea alerts on TradeBoards, Chart and Chat Modules.
  • Explanatory chart image and text commentary for each idea.
  • Position management suggestions and alerts.


Follow the light bulb

Users are notified when TradeMaker’s trading ideas are published by the appearance of a yellow light bulb icon on the TradeBoards, Charts, Chat and Instrument Selector. Once the trade idea has been acknowledged by the user, the TradeMaker light bulb will disappear until another idea is published on the instrument.

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If clicked, the light bulb icon launches the TradeMaker module, which contains a description of the idea, a chart image displaying the entry order, profit target and stop-loss levels in a pre populated order ticket.

The user may amend the account, volume and order prices according to personal preferences. Once the user has taken the TradeMaker idea, the related orders, including the entry, target and stop, will be displayed on the relevant instrument’s chart.

The open orders module will also display the TradeMaker icon and link related orders together to efficiently track orders associated with each trade idea.

TradeMaker Idea Providers

TradeMaker uses ideas from a number of providers. You can learn more about these companies in the 'Company presentation' PDF files.

PIA Trader: part of PIA-First, a UK-based supplier of technical research and sentiment analysis to professional and institutional traders.

Sostratos: a leading Paris-based technical analysis company.

Mercury Forex AG: a Swiss registered, regulated and authorised currency trading company and a qualified Asset Manager.

3cAnalysis: a U.K. based team with vast experience of technical analysis, behavioural science and statistical study.

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