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Montreal, QC, Canada
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: MultiCharts
Favorite Futures: Crude CL
 
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Posts: 16 since Jun 2016
Thanks: 6 given, 6 received

Hey guys, I'm a 26 year old engineer who quit his job to learn how to trade. I took a trading course in my city and have been trading cfds for 4 months and will now be making the move to futures. I'm gonna start by only trading crude oil and will give it my all till I start making profits or go back to work, once my savings run out lol and trade part time till I become profitable.

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Duluth, MN USA
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NT
Favorite Futures: CL YM
 
Posts: 1 since May 2013
Thanks: 3 given, 1 received

Hello,

My name is Mark and have been trading for the past 10 years or so but with little success. I have just recently become an elite member here in hopes to learn to develop my own way to trade profitably.
I am a chef and would really like to get out of the kitchen and hoping trading could be my way to a new career.
I do not take this lightly and am willing to give it all I have.

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Trading Apprentice
Appleton, WI USA
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninja Trader, Thinkorswim
Favorite Futures: Emini, Crude, Currency Futures
 
Posts: 1 since May 2016
Thanks: 0 given, 0 received


I have tried to use this but every time I click to open something I get a restricted access notification. Seems to me you're out to make money, not help.

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Prescott/AZ
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: ToS, MotiveWave, Firetip
Favorite Futures: Emini ES
 
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Posts: 62 since Jun 2016
Thanks: 8 given, 30 received


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I have tried to use this but every time I click to open something I get a restricted access notification. Seems to me you're out to make money, not help.

Sorry, but I saw the value and joined immediately. $100 for a lifetime membership is nothing compared to the value elite membership has to offer.

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Trading Apprentice
Pittsfield, MA.
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: tradestation
Broker/Data: tradestation
Favorite Futures: ymu
 
Posts: 1 since Jun 2016
Thanks: 0 given, 1 received

libadvsor

I've been trading (futures) for a long time usualy equity indices and gold. Because I have a background in monetary economics one can understand since 1971 when the US went off the Gold Reserve Standard, the situation turned a lot of markets and I became an institutional bear, doing better in bear markets and terrible in bull markets. That bias has cost me.
Thus I am always ready to learn.

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Market Wizard
London UK
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: CQG
Favorite Futures: Futures
 
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Posts: 2,426 since Sep 2015
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I have tried to use this but every time I click to open something I get a restricted access notification. Seems to me you're out to make money, not help.

hi calgera1 - there are some threads which are restricted to those users who are subscribed to the premium access (Elite members).

Currently as a non-premium user you should have access to the vast majority of the threads though. See screenshot
Please register on futures.io to view futures trading content such as post attachment(s), image(s), and screenshot(s).


As you can see Elite-related content down at the bottom represents only a portion of content. Webinars and usually indicators I think are also part of the premium access but everything else is free.

So if you are trying to read something you should have no problem with most access.

Some threads or actions require that you post more than x number of entries before you can contribute to the thread (also be careful not to post junk just to boost up your post count as you may get banned), so it's a matter of finding something where you can either contribute or ask questions if you want to post. Otherwise you should be good to go.

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Bangalore
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninja Trader
Favorite Futures: crude CL
 
Posts: 2 since Jun 2016
Thanks: 2 given, 1 received

Sreeny

Hi,
i am sreeny from India, have been trading in Indian markets since 5 years. Still I want to learn more and more from all the forum members. i am glad to be here.

Sreeny

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salt lake utah
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: Multicharts.NET
Broker/Data: CQG
Favorite Futures: ES, ZB
 
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Posts: 223 since Jun 2016
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@sreperu Hi, I used to work with quite of bit of people from Chennai, I welcome you here...great bunch of people to learn from for sure.

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India
 
Futures Experience: None
Platform: Amibroker
 
Posts: 3 since Dec 2010
Thanks: 32 given, 1 received

Hi Everyone,

Myself is Vikkas from Jaipur, India. I am trading India Equity, F&O Mkts part time from last 5 Years.
Traded Guar Seed Futures on NCDEX on behalf of US/Indian Firms for 3 Years.

I recently introduced to Ninja trader 7 through Few Indian OFA traders. Using GOMI Indicators, Unirenko Bars and Market Profile completely changed the way I am Trading.

Now Learning to use above concepts for trading Higher Time Frames where Position can be built 1-2 days in advance.

Been BMT member from Few years but now only start visiting quite frequently.BMT is like Mecca of Traders and highly resourceful. Like to learn things I am looking for.

Regards,
Warlock

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Trading Apprentice
los angeles
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NINJA TRADER
Favorite Futures: ES
 
Posts: 1 since Jan 2014
Thanks: 1 given, 0 received


Hi

I trade eminis , mostly ES and started using ninja 8 for my platform , looking forward to be with you traders.

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