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Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors February 23rd, 2021, 06:21 PM
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Posted By bobwest
This is extremely excellent news, not only for...

This is extremely excellent news, not only for users of the TS Combine, but for the entire industry, if in fact SC and Rithmic can work out a solution that lets SC be used with one of the major...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors February 13th, 2021, 07:10 AM
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Posted By bobwest
I agree with the last three posts. I do...

I agree with the last three posts. I do understand that SC is not liking Rithmic, or CQG either, and from what they have written over time about technical issues they have had with them I know they...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors December 10th, 2020, 05:54 AM
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Posted By bobwest
Thanks. I think this is a reasonable response and...

Thanks. I think this is a reasonable response and one I expected. It comes down to technical issues based on how the present system is designed, which probably would require serious effort to change....
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors December 3rd, 2020, 01:19 PM
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Posted By bobwest
I think the point that is being made by your...

I think the point that is being made by your customers is that they know how the system treats all contracts as the same, but the fact is, in real trading, they are not.

So the issue is not how...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors November 26th, 2020, 05:03 AM
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Posted By bobwest
My guess is the same. I think it doesn't really...

My guess is the same. I think it doesn't really make sense from the customer point of view, but that it would require some reprogramming to treat the micro contracts appropriately, as one-tenth of...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors September 13th, 2020, 06:44 AM
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Posted By bobwest
Probably the news on Ryan Masten, formerly of ...

Probably the news on Ryan Masten, formerly of Earn2Trade. A long discussion begins here:
...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors August 18th, 2020, 07:24 PM
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Posted By bobwest
Totally agree about chipps1983's point...

Totally agree about chipps1983's point about putting it in effect for funded accounts. This is a feature that brokers often make available for their live accounts, and it can be a useful...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors May 8th, 2020, 07:13 AM
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Posted By bobwest
Offering a K1 is a matter of company ownership...

Offering a K1 is a matter of company ownership structure. It is the form that is used to report partnership and similar earnings of people who have an ownership interest in a firm. (Thanks to Google,...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors March 31st, 2020, 07:40 AM
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Posted By bobwest
SamJames already posted about TST restrictions on...

SamJames already posted about TST restrictions on funded accounts during this volatility. Here's the rest of the new changes, including non-funded Combine accounts, as well as "Swing" (micros) and...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors March 20th, 2020, 06:34 PM
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Posted By bobwest
I'm not TopstepTrader, who probably will answer...

I'm not TopstepTrader, who probably will answer as well, but it has been answered, I think a few times (the thread is long and hard to read, so it's no surprise that it wasn't easy to find.)

You...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors January 31st, 2020, 03:49 AM
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Posted By bobwest
Thanks for this update. This is sort of what...

Thanks for this update.

This is sort of what I thought was the direction things were going in.

I think you are correct in saying "for now."

It looks like Sierra Chart is simply not happy...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors January 30th, 2020, 10:40 AM
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Posted By bobwest
Sure does look that way. Oh well, I'll still...

Sure does look that way.

Oh well, I'll still see how it plays out.

Bob.
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors January 30th, 2020, 09:38 AM
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Posted By bobwest
More from TopstepTrader on the question of,...

More from TopstepTrader on the question of, basically, what to do if you want to start a Combine with Sierra:


My feeling has moved in the direction of not being nearly as alarmed as I started...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors January 29th, 2020, 06:36 PM
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Posted By bobwest
More poking around on the Sierra Chart site...

More poking around on the Sierra Chart site suggests that my last post may not be the final word. From the Sierra Chart support board, in response to a user not being able to get on TST:


Link:...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors January 29th, 2020, 04:54 PM
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Posted By bobwest
Important Sierra Chart and TST News I just...

Important Sierra Chart and TST News

I just came across the troubling information that Sierra Chart will no longer support TST using Rithmic, although it seems that you can still use SC with TST if...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors September 30th, 2019, 06:54 PM
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Posted By bobwest
TopstepTrader, thank you, but I did not have any...

TopstepTrader, thank you, but I did not have any questions at all. I was quoting someone else, MichaelFlowTrader, who did have some questions, including one about independent contractors.

My...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors September 15th, 2019, 02:53 PM
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Posted By bobwest
Obviously, TopstepTrader will need to be the one...

Obviously, TopstepTrader will need to be the one answering these questions. I'm not part of TST and I can't speak for them.

But I am completely puzzled by your major question, which is whether TST...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors July 10th, 2019, 09:58 PM
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Posted By bobwest
It sounds like you are wondering how to determine...

It sounds like you are wondering how to determine an equivalence between the funded account and a person's comparable individual account. If that's the question -- and it's a good one -- the answer...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors July 8th, 2019, 05:17 PM
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Posted By bobwest
I had a similar concern after reading SamJames'...

I had a similar concern after reading SamJames' posts, so I sent an email to TST asking about it:



Here's the response I received this morning:



If I were at the point right now of...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors July 7th, 2019, 02:09 PM
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Posted By bobwest
It's hard for me to understand the question, so I...

It's hard for me to understand the question, so I may have gotten what you are asking wrong. Sorry if I did.

The reason it's hard to understand the question is because if you have a funded TST...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors July 7th, 2019, 12:05 PM
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Posted By bobwest
I suggest sending an email to TST support on...

I suggest sending an email to TST support on this, or flag TopstepTrader in a post and ask the question that way.

If it's important to you, you need official information direct from TST. Please...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors March 4th, 2019, 03:00 PM
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Posted By bobwest
Good. I am not surprised they would do something...

Good. I am not surprised they would do something reasonable. My experience has always been that they will work to make things right.

I'm glad it worked out as it did for you.

Bob.
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors March 2nd, 2019, 12:36 PM
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Posted By bobwest
Which may be the only way to do both. Bob.

Which may be the only way to do both.

Bob.
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors March 2nd, 2019, 10:09 AM
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Posted By bobwest
Good. I assumed so, from the TST support response...

Good. I assumed so, from the TST support response to canoekoh. I edited my original post to mention that, but also to mention that if this is available, it should be explicitly offered, and...
Forum: Trading Reviews and Vendors March 2nd, 2019, 09:49 AM
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Posted By bobwest
Sure, you could get around the issue this way, by...

Sure, you could get around the issue this way, by having one platform to follow the market and one to trade with.

Not the world's best solution, and, importantly, TST needs to inform people about...
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