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TTMS Metatrader 5 Forex Indicator

TTMS is short for Trade The Markets Squeeze Metatrader 5 indicator.

The main idea behind the TTMS MT5 indicator is to trade only when the Bollinger Bands are spotted within Keltner Bands and thereby form trade zones.

TTMS Metatrader 5 indicator appears as a histogram with signal tags along the center line.

When the signal labels get colored, it implies that a trading zone is found.

Positions should be entered according to the lead from directional indicators i.e. moving averages, the crossover of the Bollinger Bands or Moving Averages, etc.

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Example Chart

There are seven adjustable input parameters:

BB period – defines the period for calculating the Bollinger Bands;

BB deviation – defines the Bollinger Bands deviation;

Keltner period – defines the period for calculating the Keltner Bands;

Keltner smooth period – defines the smoothing period for the Keltner Bands;

Keltner smooth method – defines the smoothing method for the Keltner Bands;

Keltner deviation – defines the deviation for the Keltner Bands;

Signal label size – defines the size for signal labels.

The blue signal labels within the TTMS Metatrader 5 custom indicator window implies that trade zones are looming.


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MT5 Indicator Characteristics

Currency pairs: Any

Platform: Metatrader 5

Type: chart window indicator

Customization options: Variable (Dynamic balance point period, Dynamic balance point time frame), Colors, width & Style.

Time frames: 1-Minute, 5-Minutes, 15-Minutes, 30-Minutes, 1-Hour, 4-Hours, 1-Day, 1-Week, 1-Month

Type: oscillator


Copy and paste the TTMS.ex5 indicator into the MQL5 indicators folder of the Metatrader 5 trading platform.

You can access this folder from the top menu as follows:

File > Open Data Folder > MQL5 > Indicators (paste here)