Site map
العربية Български 中文 Čeština English Français Deutsch हिन्दी Bahasa Indonesia Italiano Bahasa Malay اردو Polski Português Română Русский Srpski Slovenský Español ไทย Nederlands Українська Vietnamese বাংলা Ўзбекча O'zbekcha Қазақша

InstaForex Client Area

  • Personal settings
  • Access to all InstaForex services
  • Detailed statistics and reports on trades
  • Full range of financial transactions
  • System of managing several accounts
  • Maximum data protection

InstaForex Partner Area

  • Full information on clients and commissions
  • Graphic statistics on accounts and clicks
  • Webmaster instruments
  • Ready-made web solutions and wide range of banners
  • High data protection level
  • Company's news, RSS feeds, and forex informers
Register account
Affiliate Program
cabinet icon

Another Lamborghini from InstaForex!Maybe it will be you who will take the keys!

Just make a deposit of at least $1,000 to your account!

Get the best trading conditions and attractive bonus offers! We have already given 6 legendary sports cars! But it does not stop there! The next Lamborghini Huracan of the latest generation may be yours!

InstaForex – invest in your victories!

Instant account opening

Get a letter of instructions
toolbar icon

Trading Platform

For mobile devices

For trading via browser

Moving average envelopes: Beschreibung, Einstellung und Anwendung

Envelope is a technical indicator typically formed by two moving averages that are drawn above and below the price range level. The upper and lower lines detach from the price level at a distance determined on the basis of the market volatility: the higher the current volatility, the greater the distance. Thus, envelopes are used for creation of flexible channels within which the price fluctuates most of the time.

When the price reaches the upper limit, it is signal to sell; when it reaches the lower limit, it is a signal to buy.

The envelope indicator helps to determine the further price movement according to the following principle: after any fluctuations, the price always returns to the main trend. Many traders believe that this indicator is a variation of the famous Bollinger Bands. However, these two indicators are fundamentally different. The further the price departs from its channel, the more traders make profits, and the closer the moment when the price returns to the previous levels.



Upper Band = SMA(CLOSE, N)*[1+K/1000]

Lower Band = SMA(CLOSE, N)*[1-K/1000]


SMA - Simple Moving Average;

N - averaging period;

K/1000 - the value of shifting from the average (measured in basis points).

   Back to the list of indicators   
Back to the list of indicators