We know that you are unlikely to be logged into your platform 24 hours a day and not only that, you might trade on different devices. For this reason, we have developed a system that provides you with a cloud-based alerts and triggers to keep you in the loop even when logged out of your account.
Why is this useful? Well, let’s say that you’ve been trading on your ThinkTrader desktop app, you got a feeling that a particular instrument will reach a certain level, but now you need to go out. By setting an alert, you’ll get a notification to all your devices as soon as it happens, even if you are not logged in. This is the beauty of the cloud-based functionality of the app.
You can choose from our huge range of instruments, and then select what trigger you wish to apply to set off the alarm. This can include specific prices and values or even indicators. Many traders use indicators as part of their trading strategy, so we’ve added 80+ intelligent indicators for you to choose from, including the classic moving average envelope and even our in house developed TrendRisk Scanner. What is TrendRisk Scanner? Well let’s dive right into that…
How to set an alarm
Mobile: Simply tap the More icon within the app, then tap Alarms, then finally tap the + symbol to set your alarm.
Desktop: Setting an alarm within the desktop app is simple. Just right click within any chart and select Add Alarm or by right clicking on an instrument within your Watchlist and selecting Create Alarm.