Chartered Market Technician (CMT)

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Paul Tracy
Updated November 4, 2020

What is a Chartered Market Technician (CMT)?

A Chartered Market Technician (CMT) is an individual who has been certified by the Market Technicians Association.

How Does a Chartered Market Technician (CMT) Work?

The Market Technicians Association (MTA) grants the Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designation to candidates who have shown proficiency in technical market analysis as demonstrated in a series of three professional examinations. Candidates must be contributing members of the MTA and agree to uphold its ethical code.

Why Does a Chartered Market Technician (CMT) Matter?

The CMT designation certifies that an individual has shown performance in technical analysis consistent with the standards of the MTA. For this reason, a CMT may be regarded as a dependable and professional resource for technical interpretations of market behavior patterns.

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