ATMA, the Association of Technical Market Analysts, is the association of Technical Analysts in India, formed to spread awareness about the use and application of Technical Analysis amongst the public and investment community in India and to facilitate free and fair exchange of ideas, thoughts, intellect and wisdom in the field for whoever is interested. ATMA is where the most successful, proficient, capable and qualified Technical Analysts of India assemble to share their collective wisdom. The Association of Technical Market Analysts is the only association in India that is affiliated to the Market Technicians Association, Inc. also popularly called the MTA (www.mta.org). We fully support and recognize the Chartered Market Technician accreditation process provided by the MTA, which is the Gold Standard in Technical Analysis education and accreditation worldwide as it is the oldest and the most comprehensive structured learning programme for any Technical Analyst.
Membership is open to individuals who are interested in the field of financial Technical Analysis. Different eligibility conditions and charges apply for membership categories, details of which are available in the membership section. As per the Affiliation Agreement effective June 1, 2010 between the ATMA and the MTA, all members of the MTA in India obtain an additional privilege of getting a no additional dues Membership of the ATMA.
ATMA is a not-for-profit organization for Financial Technical Analysts, registered on 7th January 2010 under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 as well as the Bombay Public Trusts Act, 1950.
The main objective of the Association is to promote and educate the public about the use of Technical Analysis in making sound investment decisions. Whether you are doing intraday trading or long term investments by fundamental analysis or any other kind of stock analysis or for that matter analysis of any other asset class like Forex, Commodities or Equities the study of price action is what we can help you understand better since we are here to free Technical Analysis from the usual myths that surround it.
The Association holds regular meetings, at least once every month, providing a platform for recognized financial analysts and the learners to come together and discuss the new developments in the field, upgrading their own knowledge through exchange of information, materials and ideas. From stock charts, forex analysis, technical trading, investment psychology, risk management to diverse types of market analysis you can learn and share much with the Indian Technical Analyst community at these meetings.
In the minds of the Trustees and Volunteers of the ATMA India is at a very important crossroad with one of the highest levels of awareness and interest arising in financial markets and analysis across the length and breadth of the country.
We stand committed to expanding the overall level of access to important materials and resources to all our members and often to the public at large. Our commitment to expand the availability of access to free books on the related subjects is reflected by an ongoing deposit of very good books at the library of the Bombay Stock Exchange by us. We have already been providing a totally Free Technical Analysis Software (that plots live intraday level charts of BSE and NSE stocks) , Free Technical Analysis Data and Free E-books on the subjects of trading, Technical Analysis, Market Psychology etc. to all registered users of this website whose memberships are approved.
The discussion forums, the ATMA network of recognized and committed market professionals will all be available at no additional costs, save for the annual society dues to all registered and approved members. These are powerful resources for learning from the experience, skills and mutual sharing of experienced Technical Analysts and market personages.
We maintain highest professional standards and ethics as an Institution and require that our Members and Affiliates to follow the same high standard and encourage all market professionals to practice the same.