Adam Milton

  • Experienced in numerous markets, including stock indices, futures, options and warrants, individual stocks, and currency (forex) markets.
  • Offers a variety of professional market analysis and trading services to other traders and investors, as well as trading instruction to aspiring professional traders.
  • An experienced computer programmer who has written a variety of trading related software, including charting, market analysis, trade analysis, automated trading, and order entry systems.
  • Speaks English, French, and some German, giving him an insight into markets and traders from different regions.


Adam Milton is a former writer for The Balance. He covered day trading topics for more than five years.

The principal DAX stock index trader for Patrick Marne Investment Management AG, Milton has been a full-time financial trader for several years, trading European, U.S., and Asian markets five days a week. He has experience analyzing various financial markets, and creating new trading techniques and trading systems for scalping, day, swing, and position trading. 

Milton has a well balanced education, covering a range of subjects from English literature to music. His advanced education includes advanced mathematics, computer programming, and languages. 

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