Are you using CQG or TT, or something else? I know CTS is introducing their Autospreader soon with server side execution.
What have you found to be the biggest obstacles?
Suggestions for dipping a toe in the water in this arena?
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Need help? 1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first. 2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses. 3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make. 4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance. 5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers. 6) Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.
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Spreading is the best way to trade futures. it's the best way to trade anything. working out which of the set is outperforming the other (have only spread two products).
The reason why it's so good is because once you have the spread charts relevant to what you're doing they work perfectly for just trading outrights or straight reversals, without having to trade both legs.
I used CQG during a trial period, but could not afford to keep it as a retail trader. I know this thread isn't recent but I wanted to share my 2c