DEFINITION of 'Chartered Market Technician - CMT'
A professional designation given by the Market Technicians Association (MTA) to financial professionals who prove their proficiency in technical analysis.
BREAKING DOWN 'Chartered Market Technician - CMT'
To be granted the designation, a candidate must pass three examination levels and agree to be bound by the MTA code of ethics. Also, to register for the CMT program, an individual must be a paying member of the MTA.