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by Wisdom
Thu Jun 01, 2017 7:18 am
Forum: Testing and Simulation
Topic: Any trendfollowers
Replies: 3
Views: 880

Re: Any trendfollowers

http://news.morningstar.com/articlenet/ ... ?id=810657

It's probably a good time to start that trend following system again if you're not trading through this drawdown.

Shane Wisdom
www.wisdomtrading.com
by Wisdom
Sun May 28, 2017 11:34 am
Forum: Testing and Simulation
Topic: Any trendfollowers
Replies: 3
Views: 880

Re: Any trendfollowers

It's hard to get excited about a strategy with only 1 good year out of the last 5. Probably why this forum has been so quiet lately. But, I suspect better markets are coming.
Shane Wisdom
www.wisdomtrading.com
by Wisdom
Fri Oct 30, 2015 11:42 am
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: Change to MSCI Singapore Contract Size
Replies: 1
Views: 963

Change to MSCI Singapore Contract Size

This weekend the SGX will convert the Singapore MSCI Index to a new half size contract with half sized ticks. You can read more about it here http://www.sgx.com/wps/portal/sgxweb/home/products/derivatives/equity/sgx_simsci. You should update your futures dictionary to reflect this change. Thank you....
by Wisdom
Tue Jun 30, 2015 4:04 pm
Forum: Brokers
Topic: Broker for futures around the globe
Replies: 1
Views: 10499

Re: Broker for futures around the globe

We offer access to an extensive list of global futures. You can find a list here http://www.wisdomtrading.com/global-futures-markets/ We also execute trading systems for Trading Blox customers (since 2003). Feel free to contact me directly if you have any questions. Shane Wisdom 800.854.6354 www.wis...
by Wisdom
Thu Sep 04, 2014 2:53 pm
Forum: Brokers
Topic: Trading Assistance Through Interactive Brokers
Replies: 0
Views: 10715

Trading Assistance Through Interactive Brokers

We are now offering system management services through Interactive Brokers. If you would like us to manage the daily process of downloading data, executing your strategy, and reconciling your account, please contact us for details. We can also provide back up services and a higher level of customer ...
by Wisdom
Thu May 30, 2013 10:52 am
Forum: Brokers
Topic: Wisdom Financial is now Wisdom Trading
Replies: 0
Views: 11297

Wisdom Financial is now Wisdom Trading

Our new domain is www.wisdomtrading.com. You can find a list of markets that we provide access to here http://www.wisdomtrading.com/global-futures-markets/. We'll be updating each listing with a contract specifications page to make finding market information for global futures easier. If you have an...
by Wisdom
Tue Apr 23, 2013 9:06 am
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: SAFEX Soybeans
Replies: 1
Views: 2110

SAFEX Soybeans

A note on SAFEX Soybeans from the exchange: Please note that we changed the Soybean contract from a 25ton to a 50 ton contract. To accommodate this in our systems we had to rename the 25ton contract to MSOY which will only be listed until FEB14. The 50ton SOYA contract will then be running from MAR1...
by Wisdom
Tue Oct 23, 2012 9:21 am
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: Can I roll over the day after expiration?
Replies: 5
Views: 3117

A lot of markets are cash settled these days. If you are trading in a market that is cash settled, it's possible to Buy or Sell the next contract month to continue your trade without an extra transaction fee or rollover. You could do this on the same day as expiration, or the day after expiration. I...
by Wisdom
Thu Aug 02, 2012 5:35 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: New Market - Apple Juice Futures
Replies: 0
Views: 2073

New Market - Apple Juice Futures

MGEX, a Designated Contract Market (DCM) and Derivatives Clearing Organization (DCO), has announced the official launch date of August 13, 2012 for its new Apple Juice Concentrate (AJC) futures and options contract. MGEX developed the AJC contract after thorough preparation and collaboration with ma...
by Wisdom
Wed May 23, 2012 1:11 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: JPM/Commodity Sell Off
Replies: 1
Views: 1561

JPM/Commodity Sell Off

JPM/Commodity Sell Off – Talk again of more possible forced liquidation out of JPM to cover losses the past 2 sessions. Zerohedge ran a story overnight that JPM loss could be upward to $8 bil from previous $2-3 bil est. JPM ann’t the initial loss late on May 10th. To note, since the May 9th clos...
by Wisdom
Tue May 08, 2012 10:09 am
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: Expanded Trading Hours for CBOT, KCBT & MGEX Grain and O
Replies: 2
Views: 1870

Expanded Trading Hours for CBOT, KCBT & MGEX Grain and O

Expanded Trading Hours for CBOT, KCBT & MGEX Grain and Oilseed Products Effective Sunday, May 20 (trade date Monday, May 21), all CBOT, KCBT, and MGEX Grain and Oilseed Futures and Options will expand electronic trading hours on CME Globex. The trading hours will be as follows: Sunday to Monday: 17:...
by Wisdom
Tue May 01, 2012 5:00 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: CME Group to Expand CBOT Grain and Oilseed Trading Hours
Replies: 0
Views: 1870

CME Group to Expand CBOT Grain and Oilseed Trading Hours

Beginning, May 13 for trade date May 14, customers will have expanded access to CBOT corn, soybeans, wheat, soybean meal and soybean oil futures and options on CME Globex as follows: -- Sunday to Monday, 5:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. CT -- Monday to Friday, 6:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. CT. Open-outcry trading ho...
by Wisdom
Thu Apr 12, 2012 10:56 am
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: ICE To Launch Grain Futures Contracts – Corn, Wheat, Soybean
Replies: 0
Views: 1959

ICE To Launch Grain Futures Contracts – Corn, Wheat, Soybean

IFUS To Launch Corn, Wheat, Soybean, Soybean Meal and Soybean Oil Futures and Options Contracts Effective with the start of trading for trade date Monday, May 14, 2012, ICE Futures U.S., Inc. will list five new cash settled futures contracts for trading on the ICE electronic trading platform: Corn, ...
by Wisdom
Mon Feb 27, 2012 12:54 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: Finessing MOO orders
Replies: 5
Views: 2608

I think a lot of people have attempted this. When you're right, you'll keep doing it. When it costs you a lot of money, you might stop for awhile.
by Wisdom
Fri Feb 03, 2012 11:17 am
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: US Residents Can't Trade Foreign Futures?!!
Replies: 21
Views: 7631

We can provide access to all of these markets. Contact me with any questions or for more information. shane@wisdomfinancialinc.com.
by Wisdom
Wed Feb 01, 2012 1:16 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: US Residents Can't Trade Foreign Futures?!!
Replies: 21
Views: 7631

That may be the case with IB's product offerings, but that is not the case with the FCM's that we work with. We can provide access to just about all global markets except Russia, India, and China. Korea is on hold at the moment with a couple other obscure ones since the MF Global bankruptcy, but we ...
by Wisdom
Tue Oct 25, 2011 1:06 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: Trading Global Markets: Up all night?
Replies: 1
Views: 1244

Most of us trade global markets with daily bar data. We place orders once or twice a day after the data has processed.
by Wisdom
Thu Aug 18, 2011 12:09 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: Aug 2011: Can't short these Stock Index Futures
Replies: 14
Views: 5668

and more on this developing story... The AMF adjusts its position regarding the rolling forward of net short positions taken before the Publication of its Decision of 11 August 2011. Given the existing practical difficulties and time constraints, the AMF has adjusted the position it had established ...
by Wisdom
Tue Aug 16, 2011 10:13 am
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: Aug 2011: Can't short these Stock Index Futures
Replies: 14
Views: 5668

I saw this notice from Newedge as well, however MF Global apparently doesn't have the same policy at the moment. I just rolled some short CAC40 and IBEX35 to September.
by Wisdom
Mon Aug 01, 2011 11:35 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: miNY futures
Replies: 4
Views: 1982

Yes, you can use stops and GTC orders in Emini (and NY) contracts.