Introduce yourself here! - Beginners and Introductions | futures io social day trading
futures io futures trading


Introduce yourself here!
Updated: Views / Replies:643,176 / 7,722
Created: by Big Mike Attachments:59

Welcome to futures io.

(If you already have an account, login at the top of the page)

futures io is the largest futures trading community on the planet, with over 90,000 members. At futures io, our goal has always been and always will be to create a friendly, positive, forward-thinking community where members can openly share and discuss everything the world of trading has to offer. The community is one of the friendliest you will find on any subject, with members going out of their way to help others. Some of the primary differences between futures io and other trading sites revolve around the standards of our community. Those standards include a code of conduct for our members, as well as extremely high standards that govern which partners we do business with, and which products or services we recommend to our members.

At futures io, our focus is on quality education. No hype, gimmicks, or secret sauce. The truth is: trading is hard. To succeed, you need to surround yourself with the right support system, educational content, and trading mentors – all of which you can find on futures io, utilizing our social trading environment.

With futures io, you can find honest trading reviews on brokers, trading rooms, indicator packages, trading strategies, and much more. Our trading review process is highly moderated to ensure that only genuine users are allowed, so you don’t need to worry about fake reviews.

We are fundamentally different than most other trading sites:
  • We are here to help. Just let us know what you need.
  • We work extremely hard to keep things positive in our community.
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendors advertising in posts.
  • We firmly believe in and encourage sharing. The holy grail is within you, we can help you find it.
  • We expect our members to participate and become a part of the community. Help yourself by helping others.

You'll need to register in order to view the content of the threads and start contributing to our community.  It's free and simple.

-- Big Mike, Site Administrator

Reply
 59  
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 

Introduce yourself here!

  #4541 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Charleston, WV
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: tradestation
Favorite Futures: FX
 
Posts: 12 since Dec 2013
Thanks: 0 given, 11 received

Hello, my name is Amit. I have been trading for 5 years and I employ an adaptation of the Wyckoff method for my main strategy. Primarily trade daily charts in FX and weekly charts for stocks.

This seems like a pretty nice forum.

Reply With Quote
 
  #4542 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Malaysia,Kualalumpur
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninjatrader,Metastock,Metatrader
Favorite Futures: GC,CL,6E
 
Commodity's Avatar
 
Posts: 32 since May 2013
Thanks: 50 given, 12 received


Yuri57 View Post
WTF who is banning high speed internet??

The government and system do it. access to free information is highly forbidden here so facebook ,twitter,youtube ,etc... are all blocked. they say that low speed internet is sufficient enough ! ( can you imagine a 128 kbps bandwidth that is shared between 10 persons !! )

Reply With Quote
 
  #4543 (permalink)
Elite Member
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Ninja
Broker/Data: Optimus - Rithmic
Favorite Futures: GC
 
WolfieWolf's Avatar
 
Posts: 232 since Jul 2010
Thanks: 100 given, 273 received


Hi @Abanks... Welcome to futures.io (formerly BMT). I'm from PEI!

Reply With Quote
 
  #4544 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Boston
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: ToS, NinjaTrader, IB
Broker/Data: InteractiveBrokers
Favorite Futures: ES
 
Posts: 2 since Dec 2013
Thanks: 0 given, 0 received

New Member

Good Evening, Friends. I've done my bit to help get Christmas dinner going, and while waiting for the roast beast to appear in all its glory, I took a minute to sign up here. I hope to be able to learn, and to contribute; I'm a semi-retired (still doing some consulting gigs) bank FX sales and trading executive, now working with E-minis, equity options, and equities from the comfort of a home office. I do not trade FX as a retail investor, and have never been tempted to do so. Merry Christmas to those for whom that's appropriate, and best of luck to all here. I'll look forward to participating.

Reply With Quote
 
  #4545 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Ontario Canada
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: Stockcharts
Favorite Futures: Stocks
 
Posts: 27 since Nov 2013
Thanks: 25 given, 22 received


Commodity View Post
The government and system do it. access to free information is highly forbidden here so facebook ,twitter,youtube ,etc... are all blocked. they say that low speed internet is sufficient enough ! ( can you imagine a 128 kbps bandwidth that is shared between 10 persons !! )

Wow! Thats too slow to trade in the markets. A lot of people from Iran here in Ontario. You should switch location too.

Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to bbburaot for this post:
 
  #4546 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Madrid Spain
 
Futures Experience: None
Platform: Ninja Trader
Favorite Futures: ES-mini
 
Posts: 1 since Feb 2013
Thanks: 0 given, 0 received

Introducing

I am not new to this site. Actually I'm a member from 1 year and a half so far, but I haven't post anythig till now. I think that new year it might be a nice timing for start posting. I work in the financial sector but more in the risk managment than in the invesment area. Lateńy I've been playing with some strategies and I've decided to put them to work. I will keep you up to date with my achievements and failures. Best regards to all.
Daniel

Reply With Quote
 
  #4547 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Prescott, AZ. U.S.A
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninjatrade
Favorite Futures: Crude
 
Posts: 1 since Dec 2013
Thanks: 1 given, 0 received

I am a fairly experienced trade in both the ES and CL. I had blown up four accounts ( two of them were 5 figure accounts) before I realized what I was doing wrong. I was constantly jumping from method to method never gaining consistency in anything. I have since realized that there are many ways to trade profitably as far as methods, it is a matter of just getting great at one method that makes sense to you and your individual belief system and gaining consistency within that method. I came across this site researching the School of Trade system and contemplating joining. I am still working on gaining that consistency that I seek so badly but I am working on it and having support from other successful traders will help.

Reply With Quote
 
  #4548 (permalink)
Trading for Fun
delhi, delhi, india
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: cqg ic
Favorite Futures: oil
 
Posts: 59 since Dec 2013
Thanks: 10 given, 13 received

Hi

I have been trading mostly the energy complex for about 4 years now.
starting from calendar spreads then moving on to outrights, brent- wti spread
then currencies, es etc .
Have made and lost money, learnt a fair bit about myself and markets in the process.
i look forward to participating in these forums

Reply With Quote
 
  #4549 (permalink)
Elite Member
Atlanta
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: ES
 
Posts: 1 since Dec 2013
Thanks: 2 given, 0 received

New Here

Hey everyone!

First, thanks to Mike for starting this forum. Like a lot of folks who have posted before, I have had some good profits and then gave it back and blew out a couple of accounts. I hope to be able to learn from everyone in here and give back some day.

Reply With Quote
 
  #4550 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Sacramento, California
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Thinkorswim
Favorite Futures: Stocks
 
Posts: 1 since Dec 2013
Thanks: 0 given, 0 received

Thanks for the site


Fairly new to investing. Been lucky so far, but results are not consistent. Looking forward to learning more here.

Thanks!

Reply With Quote

Reply



futures io > > > > Introduce yourself here!

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



Upcoming Webinars and Events (4:30PM ET unless noted)
 

Alternative Views on Traditional Tools w/Rhonda Jones

Elite only

FuturesTrader71: TBA

Elite only

Al Brooks: TBA

Elite only

Jigsaw Trading: TBA

Oct 19

RandBots: TBA

Oct 24
     


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:44 PM.

Copyright © 2017 by futures io, s.a., Av Ricardo J. Alfaro, Century Tower, Panama, +507 833-9432, info@futures.io
All information is for educational use only and is not investment advice.
There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stocks, options and foreign exchange products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
no new posts
Page generated 2017-09-20 in 0.07 seconds with 19 queries on phoenix via your IP 54.225.3.207