Category Archives for "Tips"

Apr 27

Make HFT Work for You?

Markets , Tips , Trader's Mindset

Here’s a question, why are you trading futures? Do you have an edge exclusive to futures? Did you know you can trade stocks commission free? Absolutely free with Tradestation. Do you know how easy it is for any decent scalper to be profitable before commissions versus post commissions? The CME has had a near strangle […]

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Apr 18

How to: Windows 10 Virtual Desktops for Trading

Tips

In the past, I have recommended using Windows 10 Hyper-V virtualization for managing trading work systems. Virtualization has many inherit advantages: it allows one to snapshot, pause, and switch among trading environments. I still consider it the superior method. However, Windows 10 virtual desktops is a lighter alternative method for managing your trading workspace on […]

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Apr 14

How to: Trade Options Like Futures

Tips

I love the Tradestation Matrix, Tradestation’s DOM, for day trading options. With the Tradestation Matrix, you can trade call or put options just like you were trading futures on a DOM. It is a big advantage for the active trader: but there are a few things one must be aware of. Checkout the video to […]

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Apr 14

Finally A Web Browser For Traders & Power Users

Tips

Are you still using Chrome? If you are a power user or a trader, you should definitely check out Vivaldi. Upgrading from Chrome to Vivaldi feels almost like an operating system upgrade. Vivaldi supports the ability to “tile” your tabs into various grid layouts, similar to how trading software tiles charts: there is also a […]

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