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Big Mike's Best of Trading 2012

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Trading Apprentice
Toronto, Canada
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: MotiveWave
Favorite Futures: Forex, S&P
Posts: 3 since Nov 2011
Thanks: 0 given, 2 received

Best Futures Broker -- Mirus Futures
Best Forex Broker -- FXCM
Best Stocks Broker -- Interactive Brokers
Best Data Feed -- IQFeed
Best Trading Platform -- MotiveWave

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in a meditative state...
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Multicharts, Jigsaw
Broker/Data: Stage5, OEC
Favorite Futures: Treasuries
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Posts: 803 since May 2010
Thanks: 709 given, 976 received (formerly BMT) Member of the Year

@josh and @Private Banker (formerly BMT) Thread of the Year (formerly BMT) Webinar of the Year

Webinar: FuturesTrader71 on Volume Profile

Webinar: FuturesTrader FT71 on Risk, Sizing, Scaling and Trading Probabilities

Webinar: FuturesTrader71 (FT71) on Volume Profile: Trading the Hard Right Edge

Webinar: FuturesTrader71 (FT71) - Putting all the pieces together

Webinar: FuturesTrader71 (FT71) Q&A on Volume Profile, Auction Theory, Discipline, and More

Webinar: Danny Riley of Mr. TopStep

Best Futures Broker

Interactive Brokers

Best Data Feed


Best Trading Platform


Best Trading Book

Pit Bull

If I become half a percent smarter each year, I'll be a genius by the time I die
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Elite Member
Nashville, Tennessee
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninja / Jigsaw / 9G
Broker/Data: AMP / CQG
Favorite Futures: NQ, YM and ES
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Posts: 1,589 since Sep 2010
Thanks: 4,260 given, 2,527 received

Member of the Year - @PandaWarrior

Thread of the Year -

Journal of the Year - Pandawarrior Chronicles

Programmer of the Year - @FatTails

Indicator of the Year - GomMP

System of the Year - NA

Webinar of the Year - @PandaWarrior

Futures Broker - AMP

Forex Broker - Oanda

Stocks Broker - NA

Data Feed - CQG

Trading Platform - Ninja

Trading Book - The Daily Trading Coach

Nashville, Tennessee

"Life On The Edge of SR"
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Elite Member
Fairbanks, Alaska
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Ninja Trader, Nexgen T-3 Fibs Pro Trader (Love Them!)
Broker/Data: AMP/CQG & Kinetic
Favorite Futures: CL
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Posts: 64 since Jun 2010
Thanks: 129 given, 46 received

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Best Member: Fat Tails

Best Programmer: Fat Tails

Best Indicator: Macd BB Lines

Best System: Nexgen

Trading Platform: Nexgen

Best Trading Book: Trading from Your Gut by Curtis Faith

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Elite Member
Futures Experience: None
Platform: ninjatrader
Favorite Futures: es
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Posts: 53 since May 2011
Thanks: 39 given, 16 received

My nominations:

Best thread
Artificial Bee Colony by NJAMC
(Artificial Bee Colony (ABC) Algorithm)
For the sheer amount of effort he has put into this and the insights/code shared unconditionally in such a short time.

Best Trading Platform
NT 7

Best Futures Broker
Mirus Futures (formerly BMT) Member of the Year
@bigmike (formerly BMT) Programmer of the Year
@ThatManFromTexas (formerly BMT) Thread of the Year

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Elite Member
Nicosia, Cyprus
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Multicharts, Tradestation
Broker/Data: Interactive Brokers, MB Trading, Tradestation for data
Favorite Futures: FX, Equities
Posts: 39 since Oct 2012
Thanks: 44 given, 39 received

Best book: Design, Testing, and Optimization of Trading Systems by Robert Pardo

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  #37 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
Nelson, New Zealand
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: NinjaTrader, RCG
Broker/Data: Rosenthal, Collins Group/ Continuum
Favorite Futures: Hang Seng at the moment.
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Posts: 35 since Jan 2012
Thanks: 2 given, 92 received

Here are my nominations: (formerly BMT) Indicator of the Year: The one between your ears (the only one you need)
Best Trading Platform: NinjaTrader
Best Trading Book: Market Mind Games: A Radical Psychology of Investing, Trading and Risk by Denise Shull (Dec 15, 2011)
Best Introducing broker: Mirus
Best Clearing Broker: Rosenthal Collins


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Elite Member
Detroit, Michigan
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: Ninja Trader
Favorite Futures: Futures
Posts: 295 since Nov 2011
Thanks: 329 given, 280 received

Best Trading Platform: NT (formerly BMT) Member of the Year: VinceVirgil (formerly BMT) Thread of the Year: Discipline? Discipline of what?
Best Stocks Broker: Optionsxpress
Best Data Feed: Rithmic
Best Futures Broker: Optimus (formerly BMT) Webinar of the Year: Jeff Quinto
Best Trading Book: Trading in the Zone (formerly BMT) Journal of the Year: 20 Day Combine at TST (formerly BMT) Indicator of the Year: MultiSlopeMA
Best Clearing Broker: Vision

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Elite Member
seoul, Korea
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Multicharts
Broker/Data: CQG, DTN IQfeed
Favorite Futures: YM 6E
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Posts: 895 since Jul 2012
Thanks: 291 given, 1,006 received (formerly BMT) Thread of the Year Master Homework and Statistics Thread (formerly BMT) Programmer of the Year: Gomi (formerly BMT) Indicator of the Year Openings Range (formerly BMT) Webinar of the Year Automated Trading and Backtesting
Best Futures Broker Amp futures
Best Forex Broker Oanda
Best Stocks Broker TDAmeritrade
Best Data Feed DTN IQ feed
Best Trading Platform Multicharts
Best Trading Book The daily trading coach

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Make it count
Vancouver, Canada
Futures Experience: Beginner
Platform: SC
Favorite Futures: Guitar
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Posts: 118 since Mar 2012
Thanks: 222 given, 179 received (formerly BMT) Member of the Year Josh and George (formerly BMT) Thread of the Year price action thread (formerly BMT) Webinar of the Year Ray Bruchett

Best Trading Platform Sierra charts

Best Trading Book Bill Williams trading chaos

Best rookie of the year

Great stuff

"Train yourself to let go of everything you fear to lose."
-Yoda, Star Wars Episode III Revenge of the Sith
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