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Thanks @GFIs1 for sharing these quite impressive results !

...And IMO the outcome of 2013 has to be rated even higher compared to 2012, since market conditions have been tougher and more challenging compared to 2012...

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Fantastic results! Margin wise Mirus has 2500 usd margin for dax.

Checked on the mirusfutures page - found the margin as you told.
Could not find any details page though for Eurex products - looks they are all vanished rigth now

Can you tell me the gain per point for the FDAX at Mirus? So I can make a full comparison - Thanks!

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Checked on the mirusfutures page - found the margin as you told.
Could not find any details page though for Eurex products - looks they are all vanished rigth now

Can you tell me the gain per point for the FDAX at Mirus? So I can make a full comparison - Thanks!

GFIs1

How come it can be any different, does not depend on a broker. 12.5 euro everywhere per tuch. 25 per point. Amp same, margin 3500 usd. 30 euro per month in fee to be connected to eurex.

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Truly excellent consistency over time my friend, just fantastic!

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Checked on the mirusfutures page - found the margin as you told.
Could not find any details page though for Eurex products - looks they are all vanished rigth now

Can you tell me the gain per point for the FDAX at Mirus? So I can make a full comparison - Thanks!

GFIs1

Hi @GFIs1,

Maybe you should also check Cannon Trading which has a margin of $2000 for the DAX.

https://www.cannontrading.com/services/futures-trading-margins

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Hi @GFIs1,

Maybe you should also check Cannon Trading which has a margin of $2000 for the DAX.

https://www.cannontrading.com/services/futures-trading-margins

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Thanks for all your inputs! I am learning every day more
Was only curious what other traders are getting with their brokers.
In fact - as I am trading mainly accounts - there is no need to put more money at risk putting
it into another currency.

With IB I have the possibility to treat several accounts with one order at the same time.
This is called advisor account. The splitting is made first - then the execution goes to all
attached accounts.
I am listening carefully - if you have this possibility too with other brokers.

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Thanks for all your inputs! I am learning every day more
Was only curious what other traders are getting with their brokers.
In fact - as I am trading mainly accounts - there is no need to put more money at risk putting
it into another currency.

With IB I have the possibility to treat several accounts with one order at the same time.
This is called advisor account. The splitting is made first - then the execution goes to all
attached accounts.
I am listening carefully - if you have this possibility too with other brokers.

GFIs1

I think it should be possible with almost every broker, that the account/s gets managed in Euros. And also your need to have accounts attached to a major account, shouldn't be much of a problem to adapt. The most brokers call it institutional account. Just make a request und you will see.

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Thanks for all your inputs! I am learning every day more
Was only curious what other traders are getting with their brokers.
In fact - as I am trading mainly accounts - there is no need to put more money at risk putting
it into another currency.

With IB I have the possibility to treat several accounts with one order at the same time.
This is called advisor account. The splitting is made first - then the execution goes to all
attached accounts.
I am listening carefully - if you have this possibility too with other brokers.

GFIs1

I have an account in euros too, with amp. Can be done with mirus as well. But it should not be a big concern for you if you operate large accounts. What you described is called block trading. I think you need to talk with brokers' account managers. There is very a responsive guy here at futures.io (formerly BMT) from Mirus, maybe you can check with him.

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Wedn

Dax short 10:30 to 15:30

entry @ 9185
exit @ 9195
result -9 points

expecting a slight downmove here

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Friday trade


Dax long 09:30 to 13:30

entry @ 9218
exit @ 9188 (SL)
result minus 30 points

IFO day (10:00)
slight upmove expected - UP to max 9258

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was indeed not a glorious week


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