Earn2Trade (Helios) - "The Gauntlet" - Trading Reviews and Vendors | futures io social day trading
futures io futures trading


Earn2Trade (Helios) - "The Gauntlet"
Updated: Views / Replies:7,981 / 77
Created: by Northernlimit Attachments:1

Welcome to futures io.

(If you already have an account, login at the top of the page)

futures io is the largest futures trading community on the planet, with over 100,000 members. At futures io, our goal has always been and always will be to create a friendly, positive, forward-thinking community where members can openly share and discuss everything the world of trading has to offer. The community is one of the friendliest you will find on any subject, with members going out of their way to help others. Some of the primary differences between futures io and other trading sites revolve around the standards of our community. Those standards include a code of conduct for our members, as well as extremely high standards that govern which partners we do business with, and which products or services we recommend to our members.

At futures io, our focus is on quality education. No hype, gimmicks, or secret sauce. The truth is: trading is hard. To succeed, you need to surround yourself with the right support system, educational content, and trading mentors – all of which you can find on futures io, utilizing our social trading environment.

With futures io, you can find honest trading reviews on brokers, trading rooms, indicator packages, trading strategies, and much more. Our trading review process is highly moderated to ensure that only genuine users are allowed, so you don’t need to worry about fake reviews.

We are fundamentally different than most other trading sites:
  • We are here to help. Just let us know what you need.
  • We work extremely hard to keep things positive in our community.
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendors advertising in posts.
  • We firmly believe in and encourage sharing. The holy grail is within you, we can help you find it.
  • We expect our members to participate and become a part of the community. Help yourself by helping others.

You'll need to register in order to view the content of the threads and start contributing to our community.  It's free and simple.

-- Big Mike, Site Administrator

Reply
 1  
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 

Earn2Trade (Helios) - "The Gauntlet"

  #71 (permalink)
Antwerp
 
Trading Experience: Advanced
Platform: Rithmic Pro
Favorite Futures: NQ, ES
 
Posts: 380 since Jun 2016
Thanks: 93 given, 673 received


skfutures View Post
I got a email from the Earn2Trade.
They made a rewards for becoming the funded trader.

Everyone should definitely check the website.

They only reward you with a refund if you manage to make 20% with a maximum draw down of 5%.

Reply With Quote
 
  #72 (permalink)
North vancouver
 
Trading Experience: Beginner
Platform: Ninjatrader, Firetip
Favorite Futures: ES YM
 
Posts: 127 since Oct 2016
Thanks: 105 given, 37 received

Or 40% with 10% drawdown

Sent using the futures.io mobile app

Reply With Quote
 
  #73 (permalink)
Atlanta GA USA
 
Trading Experience: Advanced
Platform: thinkorswim/Ninja Trader
Favorite Futures: stock options; ES, CL, TF, 6E, 6J
 
Posts: 253 since Aug 2013
Thanks: 64 given, 238 received



skfutures View Post
I got a email from the Earn2Trade.
They made a rewards for becoming the funded trader.

Everyone should definitely check the website.

Yes, if you reach 5k total profit with no more than a $1250 drawdown for the Gauntlet.

Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to emini2000 for this post:
 
  #74 (permalink)
FORT LAUDERDALE
 
Trading Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NT8/tradovate
Broker/Data: Ninja Trader
Favorite Futures: ES Emini
 
Posts: 16 since Dec 2018
Thanks: 70 given, 15 received


Northernlimit View Post
Since you asked I spoke with one of the people at The Gauntlet. Here is the feedback IMHO:



There are only 2 benchmarks for funding: 1 trade trade per week, minimum; and 10% return over 2 months. If you achieve that you are guaranteed funding. They assume you are a professional trader...by this I mean that you explain your approach, your expected drawdown, instruments traded, and trading style BEFORE you begin. In this way no ones time is wasted, unlike Topstep or 1Up. They actually fund 25k in margin unlike the phony money amounts Topstep and 1Up use and they are more forgiving of drawdowns unlike the 3% or 4% drawdowns at TopStep/1Up. The key issue as a professional is that you must stay within the benchmarks that you have defined for yourself as part of your strategy, you can't just experiment trade. Like everyone they are looking for consistency and if all goes right you actually get 25k in your funding account.



To me it's a much better deal than TopStep/1Up...the guys are friendly and helpful and pro traders.



IMHO, compared to TopStep/1Up it's a better deal, cheaper to participate, and ultimately more honest than the others. There are many complaints about Topstep/1Up but I find most complaints revolve around either newbies wasting money not knowing what they are doing or pros frustrated with the artificial restrictions (which are put in place by Topstep/1Up to protect their capital from the newbies who are lucky enough to pass); so for pros I would seriously consider The Gauntlet and if you are a newbie instead of wasting time and money floundering consider paying for the earn2trade course.



I have no vested interest in promoting The Gauntlet; I don't know them, and I have never been funded by them.



Hi, was wondering how it went with them? Did you get funded?...


Sent using the futures.io mobile app

Reply With Quote
 
  #75 (permalink)
Toronto Canada
 
Trading Experience: Advanced
Platform: E-signal
Favorite Futures: All US Exchanges
 
Posts: 40 since Jan 2017
Thanks: 4 given, 89 received


Alexawl View Post
Hi, was wondering how it went with them? Did you get funded?...


Sent using the futures.io mobile app

I have never applied for funding...I can't guarantee that I would make 1 trade per week. My strategy is a daily swing program with a holding period of a few days to a few weeks, so while I might have open positions every week but not necessarily a new trade. With my style I would be over-trading if I did that, which is obviously counter-productive. And of course I asked them about a "fake" trade, inputting a trade then selling it a few minutes later to get over the hurdle, and they would not bend on that; also it's not an "average" number you can't have 2 trades one week then zero the next and average them out to 1 per week.

While I don't agree with it, I understand their rationale in driving consistency and eliminating a lucky few trades, but as professionals I think they could see past those strategies that game the test rather easily, but it is what it is, so I think their requirement is better suited to an intraday approach.

For those in my position I would recommend Collective2 as an alternative.

Reply With Quote
 
  #76 (permalink)
Antwerp
 
Trading Experience: Advanced
Platform: Rithmic Pro
Favorite Futures: NQ, ES
 
Posts: 380 since Jun 2016
Thanks: 93 given, 673 received


Alexawl View Post
Hi, was wondering how it went with them? Did you get funded?...


Sent using the futures.io mobile app

If you have any questions about the process, i recently passed my Gauntlet and now i am waiting for my funded account.
Check my journal for regular updates:

https://futures.io/trading-journals/45464-my-gauntlet-journal-7.html

Reply With Quote
The following 3 users say Thank You to RDK91 for this post:
 
  #77 (permalink)
FORT LAUDERDALE
 
Trading Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NT8/tradovate
Broker/Data: Ninja Trader
Favorite Futures: ES Emini
 
Posts: 16 since Dec 2018
Thanks: 70 given, 15 received


RDK91 View Post
If you have any questions about the process, i recently passed my Gauntlet and now i am waiting for my funded account.

Check my journal for regular updates:



https://futures.io/trading-journals/45464-my-gauntlet-journal-7.html



Thank you, I will be looking into them.. I am tire of paying Topstep to follow their almost impossible drawdown rules...


Sent using the futures.io mobile app

Reply With Quote
 
  #78 (permalink)
Site Administrator
Manta, Ecuador
 
Trading Experience: Advanced
Platform: My own custom solution
Favorite Futures: E-mini ES S&P 500
 
Big Mike's Avatar
 
Posts: 47,168 since Jun 2009
Thanks: 30,058 given, 87,980 received

Hey guys,

Some recent news from Earn2Trade to share (I am quoting their press release below):


Quoting 
We are happy to announce a partnership between Earn2Trade and Journalytix. Earn2Trade Gauntlet™ participants will now have access to Journalytix trade analytics to help them maximize the returns from their trading efforts.

The Gauntlet™ is a 60 day trader examination that leads to a funded account at Earn2Trade’s Proprietary firm partner. Traders must meet a 10% profit target without exceeding a 10% drawdown limitation in a 60 day trial and if successful go on to be given a funded trading account. The Gauntlet™ provides a flexible environment for traders by permitting trading at all times, including overnight trading, with no trailing drawdown restriction.

Journalytix is the next generation automated trade analytics and journaling tool with a built-in real- time news feed. The tools reveal patterns in trading data that help traders understand what’s working for them and what isn’t. Traders not only get up to the minute analytical information about their day in terms of both P&L and Risk, they also get a heads up in terms of both scheduled economic releases and market moving news, tailored to events that are likely to impact their trading.

This partnership is geared towards giving Earn2Trade Gauntlet™ candidates an increased probability of passing and earning a funded account. “By integrating Journalytix directly into the Gauntlet™ dashboard, our candidates will have an unprecedented level of analytics available at their fingertips, at no additional cost.” remarked Ryan Masten, Founder of Earn2Trade LLC.

This partnership will help candidates in terms of having the tools to recognize and maximize profitable trading behaviors, and also to avoid getting caught offside when the market switches from technical to news-driven. Peter Davies at Jigsaw commented “The Gauntlet™ is an amazing way for traders to disconnect themselves from the limitations of their own account balance. With this partnership, existing Journalytix users will benefit from continuity in their trading analytics as they move through the Gauntlet™ and beyond”.

To celebrate this event, Earn2Trade are offering a special 20% discount to Jigsaw/Journalytix customers. Simply click this link to learn more.

The link mentioned is here:
https://www.earn2trade.com/gauntlet?discount=jigsaw&a_pid=jigsaw

I think it sounds like a positive move for everyone. Both Earn2Trade and Jigsaw Trading (Journalytix) are site sponsors of futures io as well, and I'm glad to see them teaming up to encourage users to journal -- and by extension, improve their trading performance. As you guys know, I am a huge believer in journaling!

Mike

Due to time constraints, please do not PM me if your question can be resolved or answered on the forum.

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.

If you want
to support our community, become an Elite Member.

Reply With Quote
The following 4 users say Thank You to Big Mike for this post:

Reply



futures io > > > Earn2Trade (Helios) - "The Gauntlet"




Upcoming Webinars and Events (4:30PM ET unless noted)
 

futures io is celebrating 10-years w/ over $18,000 in prizes!

Right now
     

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sal Starzun's Trading systems info on "Eclipse" and "Moon" Naples Trading Reviews and Vendors 2 January 7th, 2015 07:56 AM
Saxo Bank's 10 "Outrageous Predictions" For "2012: The Perfect Storm" Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 December 17th, 2011 07:10 PM
Fukushima: "China Syndrome Is Inevitable" ... "Huge Steam Explosions", or "Nuclear Bo Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 November 22nd, 2011 01:50 AM
How to change "Stop Loss" and "Take Profit" in "shElderImpulse" Strategy javed759 NinjaTrader 1 November 1st, 2011 10:44 PM
"mid", "buy", "sell" volumes lokgotkent Traders Hideout 6 September 30th, 2011 01:24 PM


Tags
ai, atm, ats, bootcamp, bracket, brokers, capitaldynasty, chat, cme, code, commission, commodities, commodities trading, csaba nahoczky, data, data feed, day trading, delete, drawdown, drawdowns, e-mini, earn2trade, elite, email, es, est, fcm, feedback, funded account, funding, futures, futures trading, gauntlet, grief, hg, information, intraday, journal, latency, limit, live trading, long term, loss, loss limit, margin, nasdaq, ninja, ninjatrader, nq, oneup trader, orders, overnight positions, people, platform, professional trader, profit target, profitable, research, review, reviews, reward, risk/reward, rithmic, sharpe, short, sierra, size, slippage, software, split, strategy, support, switch, take profit, tapatalk, timeframe, traded, tradestation, trading, trading account, trailing stop, trial, tst, update, volatility, webinar

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:16 PM. (this page content is cached, log in for real-time version)

Copyright © 2019 by futures io, s.a., Av Ricardo J. Alfaro, Century Tower, Panama, +507 833-9432 WhatsApp Business, info@futures.io
All information is for educational use only and is not investment advice.
There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stocks, options and foreign exchange products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
no new posts
Page generated 2019-06-15 in 0.20 seconds with 16 queries on phoenix