Display a Real-Time Clock in CQG

Tips and Tricks
Thom Hartle
Jun 09, 2016

Request: Is there a way to display a large, real-time screen clock in CQG?

Solution: Yes. When you install CQG IC or CQG QTrader, the TheWeb toolbar button appears in the top row. If it is not there then it will be listed under the More... more

Clock, CQG Integrated Client, Tips and Tricks, CQG QTrader

SPDR Correlations Dashboard

Thom Hartle
Jun 09, 2016

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard displays market data and correlations of US equity SPDR® (Standard & Poor's Depositary Receipts) ETF products. The ETFs are grouped by Core, Style, Sector, and Industry.

You can enter a time frame and a... more

SPDR, Excel/RTD, Correlation

Globex Crude Oil One-Month Calendar Spreads Roll Dashboard

Thom Hartle
Jun 07, 2016

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard displays individual one-month crude oil calendar spreads traded on CME Globex and their individual legs for tracking the volume and open interest rolls. All of the active deliveries for each individual symbol are... more

Globex, Crude Oil, Calendar Spreads, Roll

ICE Brent Crude Oil One-Month Calendar Spreads Roll Dashboard

Thom Hartle
Jun 06, 2016

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard displays individual one-month Brent crude oil calendar spreads and their individual legs for tracking the volume and open interest rolls. All of the active deliveries for each individual symbol are displayed in a... more

ICE, Brent, Crude Oil

Super Template and Money Management Optimization

Coding
Helmut Mueller
Jun 02, 2016

In my last blog post we turned the Super Template AMA trading system into a new trading system using MACD with a few steps. At first glance it seemed to be a losing system, but after we applied a simple $2,000 stop loss, it performed a little bit... more

Coding, Helmut Mueller, TSO, Super Template, Backtesting

The Global Macro Edge Book Tour

Live Event
Jun 01, 2016

John Netto (@JohnNetto), professional futures trader, author of The Global Macro Edge , and long-time CQG customer, will begin his two-continent, eight-city book tour in the home of Renaissance, Italy. During the tour, Mr. Netto will read... more

Dow Jones News Highlights: Resources

Commentary
Jun 01, 2016

This Dow Jones News newsletter highlights some of the top coverage from Dow Jones' newsrooms around the world. The newsletter's focus is Resources, and coverage highlights include:

Exclusive news : Grain traders were planning to reject... more
Calendar, Calendar of Events, Commentary, Dow Jones, News, Resources

A Major Technical Signal for Commodities?

Commentary
Andy Hecht
Jun 01, 2016

The US economy is the world’s largest. The US dollar has been the world’s most stable currency, and it is universally accepted as the reserve currency around the globe. The dollar is the benchmark pricing mechanism for most commodity prices, and... more

Dollar, Dollar Index, Andrew Hecht, Commentary

E-Mini S&P TFlow Dashboard

Thom Hartle
May 19, 2016

This Microsoft Excel® spreadsheet presents two views of the E-mini S&P contract. The left-hand view displays candlestick bars using CQG’s proprietary TFlow chart data. You can use the aggregation feature and compress up to twenty individual... more

TFlow, E-Mini, Excel/RTD

Super Template as a Shortcut to Building Your Trading System

Coding
Helmut Mueller
May 18, 2016

This is a quick-start guide to building your own trading system based on the Super Template. The Super Template comes pre-installed with CQG Integrated Client. As a basic example, we will create a trading system using classical MACD as the main... more

Super Template, Coding, Helmut Mueller, Trade Systems, Backtesting