BASED ON THE TRADING PRINCIPLES OF ACCUMULATION / DISTRIBUTION Originally made popular by legends like Richard Wyckoff and Jesse Livermore. Large Institutions like Banks and Hedge Funds are the ones who really move financial markets. In order to trade the size they need to trade to make maximum profits, they have to move money in phases. These phases are what we know as the accumulation / distribution, Smart Money model. ATS helps you trade in alignment with this model and join the winning side of the market.