Dirk Hartig

Expertise: Trading / Investing / Finance / DataScience
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Dirk Hartig

PrimeXBT Trading Expert


Dirk Hartig is a veteran of the trading industry with 25 years of experience. He has worked in multiple trading related roles for financial institutions such as Banks, Brokers and Familiy Offices in Europe and Singapore. During his Family Office time a was in charge of the worldwide biggest privately traded FX option portfolio of 2.5 billion EUR. In 2019 Dirk decided to to fully concentrate on trading his own portfolio and offering educational content to others so that they do not have to make the mistakes most beginner traders make. When trading he specialzes in Cryptocurrencies & Forex Options.


Dirk Hartig focusses on trading the markets with a variety of strategies including manual indicator based strategies, methods from reinforced learning & artificial intelligence, statistical arbitrage and longterm alpha from spotting early fundamental trends.


Bachelor in Investing & Finance


  • Real Investor trading his own money 
  • Dedicated educator & financial markets veteran
Latest from Dirk Hartig
How to Trade Indices - Blog indices 03 03
January 31 • 2023
Reading Time: 13 min

Index trading, or the trading of stock indices, simplify the process of trying to bet on the fluctuations and movement…

How to Trade Forex - forex min
January 9 • 2023
Reading Time: 11 min

Learning how to trade Forex opens up a world of opportunities for traders, as it allows them to trade national…

How to Trade Cryptocurrencies - Blog crypto 03 03
January 9 • 2023
Reading Time: 18 min

Cryptocurrency trading is buying and selling the underlying coins via an exchange or act of speculating on cryptocurrency price movements…

What is Leverage in Trading - leverage
January 9 • 2023
Reading Time: 9 min

Leveraged trading allows the trader to take control of a larger position than would normally be possible by borrowing from…

How to Trade Bitcoin - btc1
January 9 • 2023
Reading Time: 11 min

Bitcoin trading is buying and selling Bitcoin via an exchange or act of speculating on Bitcoin’s price movements via a…

How to Trade Commodities - comm min 1
January 9 • 2023
Reading Time: 11 min

Learning to trade commodities is a great way to profit from markets, as they are highly liquid, and can add…