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Portfolio Trader - Set Max Open Position

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Trading Apprentice
Austin, TX
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: NT, TS, TOS, IB
Favorite Futures: ES
 
Posts: 12 since Sep 2015
Thanks: 0 given, 3 received

I'm trying to do something similar and it all seems like a terrible, giant hack. Why in the world MC & TS don't just fix their object models so you can address and control multiple securities via your code and control which are bought & sold is a stunningly huge gap. I'm very frustrated with what's available to people that can program with these 'platforms'. I hope someone starts a company to redesign a platform from the ground up around a better object model. Sorry for the negativity. I will post code if I get this rotation strategy working, perhaps it will be of some help.

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Trading for Fun
turin italy
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: metatrader multichart
Favorite Futures: futures
 
Posts: 96 since May 2013
Thanks: 43 given, 4 received

Maybe i found another way, shouldn't be so hard like i thought, today i try to use pmm_set... on my signals:

 
Code
                            
input:ptf(false);

if (
mp <> and ...) then begin
if ( ptf true then pmm_set....;
buy ....
end
Anyway dear eyewall, I stil think that multicharts is the best commercial platform actually developed for automated trading.
This portfolio trader should be more user friendly anyway, they complicated so much something that should be very much easier.

Amibroker + robust automated trading can really beat them all =)

Regards
No Erocla


Last edited by no erocla; September 23rd, 2015 at 03:42 AM.
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Trading for Fun
turin italy
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: metatrader multichart
Favorite Futures: futures
 
Posts: 96 since May 2013
Thanks: 43 given, 4 received


Ok maybe i found a way, thank you ABCTG for support.

Put it into your individual signals:

 
Code
                            
input:ptf(true);

if (
mp <> and ...) then begin
if (ptf truethen pmm_set_my_named_num("test",1);
buy ....
end
Then this is the Portafoglio Trader Signal:

 
Code
                            
var:idx(0),count(0);

array:
strategyIndexes[](0);
count 0;


    
pmms_strategies_deny_entries_all;

for 
idx 0 to pmms_strategies_count -1 begin
    
if ( pmms_get_strategy_named_num(idx,"test") = and count 0then begin
    count 
1;
    
pmms_strategy_allow_entries(idx);
    
pmms_set_strategy_named_num(idx,"test",0);
    
end;
end;

if 
pmms_strategies_in_positions_count(strategyIndexes) >= 1 then
pmms_strategies_deny_entries_all
;

print(
pmms_strategies_in_positions_count(strategyIndexes)); 
This structure limit your portfoglio to allow just one trade per time at market.

Now i've to test it at market.

Regards
No Erocla

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