Jan 19, 2021
When do I need a hybrid trading system for auto execution? Since we released CQG AutoTrader functionality and XLS Trader we have had some use cases were we wanted to combine the best of both worlds.
The CQG trade systems tool gives us the... more
Mar 10, 2020
This is an update to the 6 trading systems published about one year ago.
On customer request, we added the ability to set a start and end time as well as an exit based on time.
The idea is to have a few standard trading systems that... more
Mar 07, 2019
For this post we are looking at Larry Williams Ultimate Oscillator and the Marc Chaikin Oscillator.
Developed by Larry Williams the Ultimate Oscillator is a momentum oscillator designed to capture momentum across three different timeframes... more
Jan 04, 2019
This is a collection of frequently requested studies, which are not part of CQG’S standard offering. These studies are open source and detailed descriptions can be easily found on the internet. Your CQG Application Specialists have created these... more
Aug 09, 2016
CQG's backtesting does not have the ability to feed P&L information back into the trading system itself. The autotrading environment, however, has a solution for that: the P&L Study.Profit & Loss (P&L) Study... more
Jul 25, 2016
In my last article I showed a little workaround to feed a calculation into a Study Parameter. We can use a very similar trick for all functions that require a separate condition for a reset. There are a few benefits of avoiding the separate... more
Jul 21, 2016
If you build your own indicators, you may have been stuck feeding your own calculation back into a study parameter. The CQG front-end does not allow this directly, but we have a smart workaround to make it work. Thanks to Jim Stavros for... more