Archive for the Trader Blog Category

Multi Chart Example

Simple example of a custom multi chart that can be created easily within Trading Blox. Combine line charts, OHLC charts, bar charts, pie charts, or meters and gauges to get just the right output for your strategy. Email to clients or colleagues or post on a website

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New Introductory/Tutorial Movies

A few new introductory movies showing some features of version 5. Trading Blox Tutorials Just 2 minutes each — easy to watch and learn!

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Trade Profit vs. Trade Length

Here is a simple example of custom charts in Trading Blox. Plot any statistic against another, in a scatter chart view. Flexible!

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Version 5 is now available

We are pleased to announce Version 5 of Trading Blox. A fully revamped user interface for ease of use, flexibility, and power. View this quick overview movie for more details:  

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Broker Direct automated trading

Trading Blox Broker Direct feature now supports real time live dynamic trading with FXCM and Interactive Brokers. This process will gather the most current price data, synchronize the positions, and send new or updated orders from Trading Blox to the broker. This can be used for trading

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Forex Broker Connections

We are pleased to announce the early stage beta of real time live connections with FXCM (www.fxcm.com) and Interactive Brokers (www.interactivebrokers.com) for forex trading. This connection allows for data updates, order placement, and automatic strategy execution at intervals set by the size of the data bar. Data

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Sending automated emails from within Trading Blox

Sending emails from within Trading Blox is a powerful feature. Here is a simple example showing how to send an SSL HTML email that has both an attachment and embedded image in the email body. This can be useful when running the order generation process unattended either

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Keep in touch with your trading wherever you are

Trading Blox has a very useful email function. The user may write plain text or HTML email content, including charts, tables, and all manner of custom plots as well as attach files containing orders or other information. The sky is the limit as to what can be

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What’s New: Automatic Execution

This months What’s New introduces: Automatic execution with Interactive Brokers There comes the time when a system builder has chosen a portfolio and settled on a set of system parameters to begin looking at the next important step: execution.  While there are many good choices for online brokers,

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Accurate Historical Testing for Stocks

An important part of systematic trading is the ability to see how a trading method performs under real historical market conditions. Trading Blox allows the user to do this, giving an accurate picture of how a strategy under consideration would have performed in different market environments. In

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