Blogs

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 3.6

Marcus Kwan
Sep 12, 2018
Trading Added new Spreadsheet Trader. Drag and drop to modify orders in the HOT. Account widget has been split into separate widgets: ones that show a single account and ones that show several or all accounts. Added icebergs to the Order Ticket.... more

Commodities Follow the Dollar Like Obedient Puppies

Andy Hecht
Sep 04, 2018

The dollar index futures contract hit a high of 103.815 at the beginning of January 2017 after rising from lows of 78.93 in May 2015. The index broke out to the upside on a technical basis when it rose above the October 2005 high at 92.53, and... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 3.5

Marcus Kwan
Aug 16, 2018
Trading New  preference to display account name or number. Moved OCO preference to per symbol, per account settings with brackets. Added label for bracket control in HOT to show which offset is for target profit vs. stop loss. New widget: '... more

Two Reasons Why Crude Oil Is Bullish and One Why It Could Spike Higher

Andy Hecht
Aug 01, 2018

Crude oil is the most watched commodity that trades on futures exchanges. The Brent crude oil futures contract, a pricing benchmark for two-thirds of the world’s petroleum trades on the Intercontinental Exchange. West Texas Intermediate crude oil... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 3.4

Marcus Kwan
Jul 13, 2018
Trading Bracket orders and trailing orders are enabled in preferences by default. Charts Heiken-Ashi charts now available. Study parameters and style have been combined into the same dialog. General Updates Session time-out is now... more

Q2 2018 Losers and Winners in Commodities and a Look Ahead to Q3

Andy Hecht
Jul 03, 2018

The dollar index moved higher by 5.05% in the second quarter of 2018, but commodities prices managed to post gains with four of the six major sectors moving to the upside.

Out of the 29 commodities that I follow, 15 posted gains and 14... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 3.3

Marcus Kwan
Jun 06, 2018
Trading Positions widget: new columns for OTE in reporting currency Orders widget: ability to see individual fills Comment field now shows in fill report Charts Crosshair mode: pan chart using two fingers General Updates Active widget... more

Two Soft Commodities May Offer Value

Andy Hecht
May 31, 2018

The best opportunities in commodities markets often occur when they are at the top or bottom of their cycles when it comes to supply and demand. Soft commodities can be one of the most volatile at times, as weather and crop diseases can alter... more

CQG for iPhone Update, Version 1.3

Marcus Kwan
May 25, 2018
Trading Better visibility of the best bid/ask on the HOT Volume of the last trade on the HOT
General updates Crash fixes Ability to attach screenshots when sending feedback

 

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What's New in CQG Desktop Version 3.2

Marcus Kwan
May 15, 2018
General Updates Full screen button Network activity indicator and window Performance fix for users with many accounts Trading Server-side bracket orders Trailing limit and stop orders Iceberg orders Improved filled orders workflow Charts... more