Dirk Hartig

Expertise: Trading / Investing / Finance / DataScience
Dirk Hartig - dirk harting primexbt author

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
What is APY in Crypto? - What is APY in Crypto 1
July 4 • 2022
Reading Time: 9 min

APY stands for annual percentage yield. It is a way to calculate your compounded return every year as a percentage…

What is Margin Trading - margin 2
June 21 • 2022
Reading Time: 8 min

Margin trading is the act of borrowing from your broker to increase the position size that you would normally be…

How to Trade EOS - eos
June 7 • 2022
Reading Time: 10 min

EOS is a cryptocurrency. When you are trading EOS, you are speculating on the price movement of this coin. If…

How To Trade Litecoin - Blog litecoin 03 03
June 7 • 2022
Reading Time: 12 min

Litecoin is a cryptocurrency that is usually nicknamed the “digital silver.” Litecoin is one of the oldest cryptocurrencies in the…

How to Trade Bitcoin - btc1
June 7 • 2022
Reading Time: 11 min

Bitcoin is the most liquid and largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, which is why millions of traders choose to trade…