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Introduce yourself here!

  #8141 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
San Diego, California/United States
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: Think or Swim
Favorite Futures: Emini ES
 
Posts: 1 since May 2018
Thanks: 0 given, 0 received

Hello from Socal

Newbie here...(after having sat out from losing my a?? 10 years ago)...or returning from the dead. I'm interested in having a Tradestation strategy converted to Think or Swim that I had started to use back in the day. The company no longer exists, and my searches seem to take me to this site for people that are familiar with converting EasyLanguage to thinkscript.

Seems like a lot of useful information here as well...not enough time in the day to absorb it all, but I'll try.

Thanks for letting me in and maybe someday I'll make a contribution or two...time will tell.

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  #8142 (permalink)
Elite Member
Capital Federal
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: Emini ES, Crude CL
 
Posts: 2 since Sep 2017
Thanks: 1 given, 0 received

Hola a todos

Hola traders,

Llevo 2 años estudiando trading y actualmente opero con el sistema de PATS Mack's.

Espero poder aportar al foro y aprender de ustedes. Saludos!

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  #8143 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Simcoe Canada Ontario
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: Sierra Chart
Broker/Data: AMP
Favorite Futures: ES NQ
 
Posts: 13 since May 2018
Thanks: 5 given, 8 received

Greetings from Canada


Hi all,

First post on any forum ever!
I have been trading stock for a few years part time between jobs and school. Now that I have graduated and worked I have enough to start trading full time with a job in the afternoon for steady income while my trading profits go from negative to positive. Will mainly be trading the ES and follow a similar strategy to Pats price action. His free Youtube videos are a great resource I stumbled upon.

Look forward to learning and growing with you all!

Freebird

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Trading Apprentice
Singapore
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: X_trader Pro, Stellar
Favorite Futures: Commodity Futures and Options, Equity Index Futures
 
Posts: 1 since May 2018
Thanks: 1 given, 0 received

Greetings

Curly based in Singapore, a junior prop trader. Still learning my ropes and looking forward to learn from everyone here.

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Bari, Italy
 
Futures Experience: None
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: Emini ES
 
Posts: 29 since May 2018
Thanks: 54 given, 7 received

GIANNI FROM ITALY

Hi everybody.
I'm Gianni from Italy, I live near Bari.
I've been studying for less than an year, I've a lot of questions and I hope to find some answers here.
P.s. Sorry for my poor english

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London UK
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: CQG
Broker/Data: S5
Favorite Futures: Futures
 
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Hi everybody.
I'm Gianni from Italy, I live near Bari.
I've been studying for less than an year, I've a lot of questions and I hope to find some answers here.
P.s. Sorry for my poor english

Hi Gianni, and welcome - your English looks good!

There's many people happy to answer any questions on the forum. The forum is mostly about futures but there's also sections available for other asset classes. I trust you'll find what you need to get started.

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Bari, Italy
 
Futures Experience: None
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: Emini ES
 
Posts: 29 since May 2018
Thanks: 54 given, 7 received


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Hi Gianni, and welcome - your English looks good!

There's many people happy to answer any questions on the forum. The forum is mostly about futures but there's also sections available for other asset classes. I trust you'll find what you need to get started.

I've already found a thread very useful to me (How much capital to trade ES).
Can you please tell me if there is in the forum a thread where are gathered together all the helpful faq for a beginner? I refer to the basic informations such as "what is the daily settlement price", "Difference between globex data and no globex", "trading phases", "relationship between futures price and its underlying" etc. etc., i.d. the rules and characteristics of market and futures
Unfortunately If there is one, I haven't found it.
Thank you very much.

Edit: The Admin has already given the answer to my question in his welcome message. Thank you anyway


Last edited by Gianni78bari; May 27th, 2018 at 02:30 PM.
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Trading Apprentice
paris/france
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: metatrader
Favorite Futures: forex stocks
 
Posts: 1 since Apr 2015
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Hello

Hello everybody

I'm a trader from Europe.

Glad to join this forum.

My goal is to discover strategies.

Thanks

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Elite Member
Sacramento CA USA
 
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: NT7
Favorite Futures: NQ,CL,ES
 
Posts: 4 since May 2018
Thanks: 7 given, 1 received

New Trader

hey guys, new here. from the Sacramento area. I trade NQ and CL primarily at the moment. I'm also an FX trader. new here, looking to learn, share what I've picked up so far, and be around liked minded people. Nice to meet ya guys.

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Elite Member
Brisbane Queensland/Australia
 
Futures Experience: None
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: FESX FBGL
 
Posts: 3 since May 2018
Thanks: 7 given, 2 received


Hi everyone,

First off, a big thank you to Big Mike for the this fantastic resource.

I've been swing trading FX and CFD's for the past 18 months with mixed results. I have gradually come to I feel that intraday trading would be more suitable for my personality and would help to correct some of the issues that I have been having.

From my research into intraday trading, I came to the conclusion that futures would be a better product for this style of trading, therefore I've decided to restart my training from the beginning. This is what has led me to this forum.

I look forward to learning from the many great minds on here as I embark on my new journey.

I am located in Australia and initially plan to trade either FESX or FGBL for 3 hours in my evenings.

To other Aussies in here, which futures brokers and platforms do you use to trade?

Regards Michael

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