Adam Milton Expertise: Day trading, Commodities 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. Experience Adam Milton is a professional financial trader who specializes in writing and curating content about commodities markets and trading strategies. Through both his writing and his daily duties in trading, Adam helps retail investors understand day trading.As the principal DAX stock index trader for Patrick Marne Investment Management AG, Adam 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. Adam has a well-balanced education, covering a range of subjects from programming to music, all of which led him to his current passion of analyzing the financial markets. About The Balance The Balance, a Dotdash Meredith brand, makes money easy to understand. We give people tools they need to not only make smart financial decisions but also prepare for the experiences they will have along the way. Our team of expert writers and editors have extensive qualifications in the topics they cover, and many of them have MBAs, PhDs, CFPs, and other advanced degrees and professional certifications. We require our writers to use primary sources in their articles, which are also approved by our Financial Review Board and fact-checked. You can learn more about the standards we follow in producing accurate, unbiased content in our editorial policy.