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Wednesday trade

Dax short from 11:30 to 15:30

entry @ 11321
exit @ 11220
result 101 points

IB vol ok
Nervous market before FED tomorrow

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Dax short from 11:30 to 15:30

entry @ 11321
exit @
result

IB vol ok
Nervous market before FED tomorrow

GFIs1


Isnt it risky to hold a position through Data release ( ie ADP )? Or gambling that the figure comes out in your favour??

Col.

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Isnt it risky to hold a position through Data release ( ie ADP )? Or gambling that the figure comes out in your favour??

Col.

Data releases are always shaking markets. If you enter "near" that time - it may takeout all your stops.
Which is not recommended.
Normally I do not trade "over" US data - depending on the importance of the numbers.
But for today:
These US numbers are second category (for me) in the Dax and I do not consider them having much influence
at least on the direction.

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This week was not only good with trades (finally) but the journal here has reached more than 180K pagehits.

Thanks for reading!

The frequency is still amazing - and that only in this journal.

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a bit late for Thanksgiving - but at least before Christmas

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This week was not only good with trades (finally) but the journal here has reached more than 180K pagehits.

Thanks for reading!

The frequency is still amazing - and that only in this journal.

GFIs1

a bit late for Thanksgiving - but at least before Christmas

Thoroughly deserved! You are one heck of a disciplined, patient system guy and great to see it pay up again.

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Thoroughly deserved! You are one heck of a disciplined, patient system guy and great to see it pay up again.

Hey rat - thanks for your nice words.
Would love to see you on the upward sequence again - as in OLD TIMES :-)
Take your time and start over again next year.
For sure we will meet the same clavichords* (if you know what I mean).

Happy week
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For those who do not know about clavichords: just google it
To be honest I have built one very long ago - so I know about

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Cross-posted from ES thread fyi:

For your day's schedule:

1345CET / 0745AM ET ECB Announcement
1430CET / 0830AM ET ECB Press Conference

Conference Webcast:
Webcasts: ECB monetary policy decisions

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Monetary policy decisions
3 December 2015

At today’s meeting the Governing Council of the ECB decided that the interest rate on the deposit facility will be decreased by 10 basis points to -0.30%, with effect from 9 December 2015.

The interest rate on the main refinancing operations and the interest rate on the marginal lending facility will remain unchanged at 0.05% and 0.30% respectively.

Further monetary policy measures will be communicated by the President of the ECB at a press conference starting at 14:30 CET today.

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Strong ECB move


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Was not bad to stay at the sideline - very heavy volume for a december.

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