Blogs

Q2 Winners and Losers in Commodities and a Look Ahead to Q3

Andy Hecht
Jun 30, 2019

The dollar index moved lower by 1.22% in the second quarter of 2019, but the commodities asset class posted a loss in Q2. Two of the six major sectors posted gains while four moved to the downside. The composite of 29 raw material markets that... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.4

Marcus Kwan
Jun 21, 2019
Quotes Added the ability to filter by any column in QSS  Added exchange as a column in QSS and SpreadSheet Trader Added ISIN number to CSPEC Trading Child orders in a bracket can now have different durations from the parent order Charting... more

CQG for iPhone Update, Version 1.7

Marcus Kwan
Jun 21, 2019
General Updates Full screen chart when phone is horizontal
Trading Improved workflow when tapping on a position in the Positions tab to get to details view Added a setting to display OTE and P/L in reporting currency Helpful Links... more

What's new in CAST 2 version 2.15

Marcus Kwan
Jun 21, 2019
General Improved layout of the Home Page Action buttons now turn color when content is changed Improved search performance Improved layout for smaller screen sizes Market Limits Added greater control for FCMs to push market settings across... more

Volatility Stop and Volatility System

Helmut Mueller
Jun 18, 2019

Here are two more trading systems based on the Super Template that were recently created on a customers demand.

The idea is to have a few standard trading systems that have many customizable exits already built in:

EOD - End Of Day... more

Commodities Will Be Watching Three Events in June

Andy Hecht
Jun 03, 2019

Commodities are global assets. Raw material production is a local affair as minerals, ores, metals, and energy output comes from parts of the world where the earth's crust is rich in resources. When it comes to agricultural commodities, soil... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.3 - For our partners

Marcus Kwan
May 22, 2019
White Label Controls Setting order size buttons defaults per symbols Hedge type default added to symbol settings Scroll with mousewheel no longer changes order size in Spreadsheet Trader General Fixed bug with min tick size in Chrome v74

As... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.3

Marcus Kwan
May 22, 2019
Quotes Added a quick filter on QSS and Spreadsheet Trader General Improved tab overflow Improved font rendering on non-retina displays Updated some widget names and icons

As always, we hope that these updates help improve your trading... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.2

Marcus Kwan
May 22, 2019
Charts Added parabolic study Improved pinch and zoom interaction on CQG Mobile Added trend and ray pointer tools General Added another fractional price format: solidus

As always, we hope that these updates help improve your trading workflow... more

Three Reasons Why Volatility May Return to the Oil Market

Andy Hecht
Apr 20, 2019

Crude oil is the energy commodity that powers the world. Over the past six months, the international oil market provided a rollercoaster of volatility for market participants. A ride to the downside from October through December last year... more