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Introduce yourself here!
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Introduce yourself here!

  #5481 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
charlotte, nic
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: ninjatrader
Favorite Futures: tf
 
Posts: 1 since Dec 2014
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Hi, new to the forum and it will take me time to learn this I"m sure. Trading is a lonely job and I hope to meet other futures traders to interact with.

Cheers !!

Kari

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  #5482 (permalink)
Elite Member
Wasilla, Alaska, USA
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninja, Sierra
Favorite Futures: Stocks, Futures
 
Posts: 4 since Dec 2012
Thanks: 3 given, 0 received

Thanks for having me

i hope to share and learn.

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  #5483 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
London
 
Futures Experience: None
Platform: none
Favorite Futures: none
 
Posts: 2 since Dec 2014
Thanks: 6 given, 1 received

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i hope to share and learn.

I have never traded. Planning my isa investments at the mo. Important to understand Tax implications as part of your overall tactics. Remember its not what you earn, its what you get to keep that matters.

For trading I try to learn as much as I can and will start slowly, will share my thoughts with interested parties.
Keep an open mind and give yourself time to understand your subject well.

Hope it helps.

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Trading Apprentice
Huntsville, Alabama
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Metatrader, NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: ES, CL, Forex
 
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Posts: 8 since Dec 2014
Thanks: 2 given, 7 received

Hello All!

Hello!

I'm TradersGlory and have been involved in the financial markets for three years now. I started off in the foreign exchange markets and equities....needless to say i blew up my account within a year; I have remedied this by proper risk management techniques. I'm starting out in futures recently and really like it so far. I hope to be a good contributor to the forum community. Wish ya'll the best making lots of pips and ticks!

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  #5485 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Staten Island New York United States of America
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: investopedia
Favorite Futures: stocks
 
Posts: 5 since Dec 2014
Thanks: 1 given, 3 received

Hello all, I am a complete beginner in regards to trading, but i am scared to become an elite member if i cant understand the webinars etc etc

Is it worth becoming an elite member? Will i be able to learn and eventually trade if i watch all webinars from start to finish? I am a very methodical person and need to start at square one in order to grasp a concept. Please private message me if you have any input.

im also not sure where i should be posting this so i apologize if this question has been asked already

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  #5486 (permalink)
Elite Member
london+surrey/UK
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninja Trader
Favorite Futures: ES
 
Posts: 1 since Nov 2014
Thanks: 0 given, 0 received

Hello

Hello everyone,

Glad to join the very serious minds on this forum. Hope to learn and contribute as
I go along.

MSF

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  #5487 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
st Pete, Florida, USA
 
Futures Experience: None
Platform: ninja trader
Favorite Futures: es
 
Posts: 1 since Dec 2014
Thanks: 17 given, 0 received

Thanks for the welcome

i am brand new to trading, I have been sim trading for 2 weeks with ninja trading and reading everything I can get my hands on. Read my first forum yesterday and have started Adam Grimes free course..The Art of Science of Trading. The sim trading is getting easier as I understand more. Really enjoying the learning curve.

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  #5488 (permalink)
irondan63
chicago, il
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: non yet
Broker/Data: Merrill Edge/ freestockcharts.com (subscriber option)
Favorite Futures: stocks
 
Posts: 2 since Nov 2014
Thanks: 1 given, 0 received

New-ish to trading

I have only traded stocks. I haven't done enough research to trade anything else. I am currently day trading stock using technical analysis. I haven't been able to find enough useful information on the internet that has resonated with me regarding stock trading. I read good thing about this site. Hopefully I pick up a few things from futures.io (formerly BMT). I am giving myself 3 months to try my hand at live trading and evaluate from there. I'd like to thank everyone in advance for any guidance and anything else I am going to learn

Dan.

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Trading Apprentice
budapest hungary
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Sierra Chart
Broker/Data: AMP, CQG, Sierra chart
Favorite Futures: fesx,es,ym
 
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Posts: 5 since Aug 2014
Thanks: 9 given, 4 received

Hi everyone!

After spending 2 years for studying, learning and blew up my account, i really want progress to reach my goals.
I trade the ES and the FESX essentially using order flow stuff and auction market theorie.
Now i'm working on the psychology which is my principal problem, i watched several webinars with Brett N. Steenbarger and Rande Howell and they helped me a lot so i have to practice again again in live condition.

I know i'm on the right place to learn on futures.io (formerly BMT).
Good trade.

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Elite Member
New York City
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: Index Futures
 
Posts: 1 since Dec 2014
Thanks: 0 given, 0 received

Happy New Year


Hello all, great to be here....looking forward to sharing any useful trading knowledge I may have as well as learning all that I can from the great minds here at Big Mike's. Happy Healthy and Prosperous New Year to all.

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