Category Archives: Futures Trading

Analyzing entries from systematic trading strategy

Today I analyzed 4 major instruments on the 4-hour and daily timeframe and compared hypothetical entries taken by a coded trading strategy with what I would have considered if I had been trading the same market on a discretionary basis. … Continue reading

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Easy Language: Bullish and Bearish Candles

Quick illustration of systematically marking candles, using EasyLanguage, in terms of bullishness and bearishness. 

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‘Trick or Trade’ update

Brief update on my week’s trading work – strategy development workings, meetings with fellow traders, a couple of buys and sells in Crude Oil, and a bunch of recommended links. A short 4-day week for me this week, following a … Continue reading

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Trick-or-Trade Weekly Update

  And another intense week has already come to an end – literally flying by at the moment – meetings & conversations, good reads & links, strategy development and futures trading.

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Another week in a trader’s journey

Brief summary of my trading week/last few trading days – quite a few things on the list here – meetings with traders, mentors, some trades, and a lot of strategy development work – read on for details…

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3,000 test trades completed in a week

Over the last week, my new “testing engine” produced a sample slightly over 3,000 test trades.  In this post I am detailing my findings and thoughts for taking things forward. You are likely guessing (correctly!) that I will probably not … Continue reading

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