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by jas-105
Tue Apr 28, 2009 6:20 am
Forum: Data Providers and other non testing software
Topic: Intraday datas.
Replies: 1
Views: 1978

We use eSignal together with QCollector , you have to test each contract month seperately but it works fine for testing purposes. Beyond that you should look at Bloomberg and CQG, especially if you require lots of backadjusted data.
by jas-105
Thu Apr 23, 2009 4:04 am
Forum: Testing and Simulation
Topic: Futures global settings
Replies: 2
Views: 1909

Here are what I use for a medium term system , after 1 year of live trading they have been ok:

1. 8%
2. 10$
3. 1,000
4. 5%
5. 4%
6. 3$

I hope this is helpful !
by jas-105
Mon Apr 13, 2009 2:54 am
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: LTTF and the Eurodollar Futures
Replies: 7
Views: 4985

Libor can go negative so the upside is not theoretically limited to 100, although one doubts 100+ prices would be stable for any length of time. Also, there is backwardation in the eurodollars, so you would make money on longs every time you rolled with a static libor rate, quite a likely scenario f...
by jas-105
Mon Feb 02, 2009 10:00 am
Forum: Data Providers and other non testing software
Topic: Charting Software Reviews and Opinions
Replies: 8
Views: 4978

If you want value for money then eSignal really is hard to is not as refined as say CQG or Bloomberg , but for charts and prices in general it has the lot. The backtesting program is poor in comparison with TB but its fine for getting ideas through initial stages.