Thom Hartle
May 15, 2017

Traders can use pre-built conditions or create their own conditions in CQG to mark bars when a particular condition is met. They can then pull this information into Excel using RTD formulas. The RTD formulas are similar to study RTD formulas. The... more

May 12, 2017

Beginning with version 18, the DDE protocol cannot be used with CQG software. Instead, RTD should be used.

Microsoft stopped supporting DDE several years ago with the release of their Vista operating system. Now that a majority of our... more

Thom Hartle
May 08, 2017

This macro-enabled Microsoft Excel® spreadsheet tracks the holdings of the iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF (symbol: IUSG). The iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth ETF seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of large- and mid-... more

Thom Hartle
May 03, 2017

This macro-enabled Microsoft Excel® spreadsheet tracks the holdings of the Guggenheim S&P 500® Equal Weight Technology ETF (symbol: RYT). This ETF seeks to replicate, before fees and expenses, the performance of the S&P 500® Equal Weight... more

Andy Hecht
May 01, 2017

Gold opened 2017 with a roar after hitting lows in December. The price of the yellow metal has made higher lows and higher highs so far with the most recent peak coming on April 17, when the active month June COMEX futures contract hit $1297.50... more

Thom Hartle
Apr 27, 2017

This Microsoft Excel® spreadsheet presents Eurodollar market data​. The data includes ten years of quarterly contracts for outrights and exchange-traded three-month and six-month calendar spreads.

Quarterly contracts are color-coded by... more

Marcus Kwan
Apr 25, 2017

We have exciting updates in this version! The long-awaited study parameters have been added to charts and trading now includes park and activate functionality. Here is a summary of the new features.

Quotes Orders and Positions columns are... more
Thom Hartle
Apr 24, 2017

CQG customers who create their own custom studies can easily use RTD to pull custom study values into Excel.

There are only two unique requirements in the RTD formula for a custom study: first, include the “^” sign in the custom study... more

Thom Hartle
Apr 17, 2017

This Microsoft Excel® spreadsheet presents Globex crude oil market data and forward curves. The data includes outrights, exchange-traded calendar spreads, and butterfly spreads. The exchange-traded calendar spreads include the following months... more

Thom Hartle
Apr 12, 2017

CQG Integrated Client and CQG QTrader version 2017 include Footprint® Charts and Studies, allowing customers to view the popular Delta Bar chart and related studies.

One study is the Footprint Bar Statistic applied to the Footprint chart... more