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No Friday trade

Today we have the last trading day in the DAX with a shortened time before a long weekend:
Low volume and some erratic movements do not allow to see this a normal last trading day of
the month.
Therefore no GFIs1 trade today. Protecting capital.

GFIs1

uptdate 10:30 - very low volume - only 10'000 contracts total


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Today we have the last trading day in the DAX with a shortened time before a long weekend:
Low volume and some erratic movements do not allow to see this a normal last trading day of
the month.
Therefore no GFIs1 trade today. Protecting capital.

GFIs1

Hi GFIs1
You know what time close the march DAX on the eurex site I cannot find an early close.(but I remember that the last day of the year for trading normaly there is an early close but I am not sure)
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Year End Dax trading hours


Hi @rcabri

Found some information here:

Deutsche Börse: Bekanntmachung zur Jahresschlussbörse 2012

but not very clear to understand ;-)

Happy Trades
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IB Flash Bulleting about Trading Hours

some news came in now from Interactive Brokers concerning German Closure:

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Back to Accepted Areas

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We have seen a nice downmove to the last accepted areas.
Volume today til' now 25'000.
Closing of the Dax at 14:00 (90 minutes from here)
The brave made a nice gain...
The others enjoy a RELAXED day.

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PS:
..where GFIs1 System said short - but times of exit were NOT defined
Happy to have nothing lost today

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Nice range extension indeed...love your work mate..

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Week 52 result

This week had only one trade.

One positive trade (+ 24 points)

Weekly result plus 24 points.
Points since week one 1015*

Yearly result + 1015 points

* corrected 2 minor typo's from last four weeks
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2012 Result

Looking back to the trades commented on futures.io (formerly BMT) since February and twittered from January
I am underlining some points where time and investment optimized are making sense.

First a look at the overall result:

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Then a look at the cumulated result per weekday:

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Optimizing the GFIs1 system could include following major points:
a) no trades on Tuesday and Thursday's OR
b) optimize the rules for these two weekdays
c) putting most weight on Wednesdays as the rule says 90% short
d) Trade only January to August...

Comparing the above results with the other futures.io (formerly BMT)- thread here
https://futures.io/trading-journals/22509-gfis1-dax-big-move-swing-trade-approach-5.html

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There is one final obvious point to consider:

Running GFIs1 Daily System the first 8 months - stop that one and switch all weight into
the Big Wave would have brought more than to follow the daily system for all 12 months

After all this year brought consistent wins.

Have a Happy New Year
GFIs1

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Congrats to you for having such a consistent system generating these constant and profitable results !

Well, in hindsight it might have been the correct decision to switch over to your other trading system in September, but next year things may change and look quite different...

So, if you consider to make some adjustments to your trading days (we talked about that some time ago) for next year, you may improve even more.

But, bottom line you achieved some very good results, so just keep up your good work !

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Monday trade


Happy New Year

Dax short 10:30 to 13:00

entry @ 7748

exit @ 7735

result plus 13 points

risk - medium

outlook consolidation after the bullish move

GFIs1

Good start... Volume still low


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