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Introduce yourself here!
Started:June 10th, 2009 (08:43 PM) by Big Mike Views / Replies:530,646 / 7,061
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Old October 11th, 2012, 06:40 PM   #3371 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Smithfield, Virginia
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: IB, Thinkorswim
Favorite Futures: gold
 
Posts: 2 since Sep 2012
Thanks: 6 given, 2 received


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Hey Welcome, I am new to this forum too, just posted above you.

I used to work as a consultant near Graz, in Uebelbach, very nice area. I have the same goal you do, which is making a living from trading. I am making good progress but not quite there yet after a few months of practicing.
Anyways feel free to skype me at renoschmitt if you want chat about trading. I am a futures guy but interested in FX too, just taking it one step at a time

Hey Reno, I also prefer the futures market although I do trade stocks and options as well. I would like to chat sometime with you on Skype about the futures you trade, when you get a chance. I go by Hogheaven1 on Skype. Thanks and good trading!

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Old October 11th, 2012, 06:44 PM   #3372 (permalink)
Elite Member
Berlin, Germany
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: NJ
Favorite Futures: ES
 
Posts: 1 since Oct 2012
Thanks: 8 given, 1 received

Hats OFF!!!

Hello Mike and Everyone,

This is really a helpful and great place to be for every Trader. New here and wanted to say Hi to all.

Will take sometime to go through all the amazing material here.

Learning for the past three years and working in Psychological part which is my biggest challenge.

Efforts to keep this Website site up and running is really appreciated.


Thank you.

Greetings,

SK

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Old October 12th, 2012, 12:56 AM   #3373 (permalink)
Elite Member
Dar Es Salaam Tanzania
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: metatrader
Favorite Futures: es
 
Posts: 2 since Oct 2012
Thanks: 1 given, 1 received


Hi, I am pleased to be joining a like minded crowd. Hopefully some of you also enjoy "Five Finger Death Punch"? I have been teaching myself trading forex and futures for the last 8 years. I have had 3 small accounts each of which I managed to make a few dollars but my efforts have been on and off. I have now reached a point where I must pursue my dream of becoming a full time trader. I have been led much by the teachings of Joe Ross, a trading style that makes much sence to me. I have managed to increase an account by about a third of the initial deposit using just options on futures after doing an options trading course through Joe Ross trading educators. I think I am ready to start a larger account through Tradestation to trade futures and options on futures as well as having a smaller account with FXpro to trade forex. Thanks for having me as a member.
JL

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Old October 12th, 2012, 04:41 AM   #3374 (permalink)
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thabazimbi limpopo/south africa
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: T4
Favorite Futures: Ultra Bond, Gold, Lean hog, Dow
 
Posts: 27 since Oct 2012
Thanks: 65 given, 89 received

Wow, nice forum here Big Mike

It is really refreshing to find a trading forum that does not have all the guys and girls just slinging mud at each other. Good to have people working together and helping one another out in what must be one of the toughest and least understood careers in the world.

I trade the Ultra Bond with Patak Trading Partners.
Ian

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Old October 14th, 2012, 04:32 PM   #3375 (permalink)
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chicago
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: ninja trader
Favorite Futures: oil
 
Posts: 82 since Oct 2012
Thanks: 46 given, 15 received

Futures Edge on FIO

Are you a NinjaTrader user?

 
Hi futures.io (formerly BMT)F,

I just found this site and am looking forward to sharing and benefiting from this site

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Old October 14th, 2012, 10:00 PM   #3376 (permalink)
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KAUAI HAWAII USA
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: NINJA
Broker/Data: DormanTrading
Favorite Futures: ES,NQ
 
Posts: 19 since Sep 2012
Thanks: 3 given, 20 received

Very Cool to meet you all !

This is very cool to meet all of you from all over the planet earth ! Amazing that we can do that. everyone add me to skype
too i want to talk to you all and someday make an around the world trading trip ! my skype is david.mckay.spaulding

I want to ask all of you how you deal with the differences in time zones especially if you trade the ES and you are not in US time zones how do you manage that without being sleepy all the time ?

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Old October 14th, 2012, 10:52 PM   #3377 (permalink)
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Toronto ON/Canada
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: Stocks
 
Posts: 1 since Aug 2012
Thanks: 0 given, 1 received

Greetings

Hello Everyone,

Have a brokerage for Group Benefits - have been trading for a while. I look forward to learning a lot from all the investors / traders on this wonderful forum.

Hopefully, I can contribute something also.


Cheers !!!
Spock

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Old October 14th, 2012, 10:52 PM   #3378 (permalink)
jcoffin
Aberdeen, NJ USA
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: TradeStation, Think or Swim
Favorite Futures: options
 
Posts: 1 since Oct 2012
Thanks: 1 given, 1 received

Newbie

Recently joined, looking forward to being a part of the futures.io (formerly BMT) community.

I primarily trade options on indices (RUT mainly). Main platform is Think or Swim, just started getting acquainted with Trade Station as a backup.

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Old October 15th, 2012, 06:16 AM   #3379 (permalink)
Elite Member
Geniva, Switzerland
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: ZB
 
Posts: 6 since Jul 2012
Thanks: 3 given, 1 received

I'm new here

Hello,

I'm Michael, I'm Swiss but I live in France. I began to study the trading last year and I realized that it is difficult to make a profit consistently.
This forum is very interesting and I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your contributions.

See you soon,

Michele

PS: be indulgent with my ability to express myself in English.

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Old October 16th, 2012, 08:21 PM   #3380 (permalink)
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: ThinkorSwim
Favorite Futures: s&p 500
 
Posts: 3 since Oct 2012
Thanks: 0 given, 1 received

Hello from Ric


Hello I am Richard,

Have been trading for few years now. Came across this forum via some link and seems a nice enough place to learn new stuff and fine tune the tough business of trading.

Cheers!

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