Crude Oil Keeps Bouncing As OPEC Prepares to Meet and Politics Loom Large

Andy Hecht
Nov 01, 2019

So far, in 2019, the price of nearby NYMEX crude oil futures has traded in a range from $44.35 to $66.60 per barrel. However, the low came at the very start of the year, and since the week of January 7, it has been at $50.52 per barrel.

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Third Quarter 2019 Overview and Q4 2019 Outlook

Andy Hecht
Oct 02, 2019

A strong dollar, escalating trade war between the US and China, and many other factors caused increased volatility in the commodities asset class over the third quarter of 2019. However, the overall performance of the sector was not all that... more

Gold and Silver - Bull Markets

Andy Hecht
Sep 03, 2019

With fear and uncertainty mounting over the prospects of a global recession, interest rates have been falling. Even though the dollar index is in a bull market trend, the price action in the gold and silver market was explosive in August.

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What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.6

Marcus Kwan
Aug 23, 2019
Quotes Added columns filters for SpreadSheet Trader Trading Pre-Trade Mid-Market Mark Charting Drawing tools now available in mobile layout General Ability to use password-protected RSS feeds

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CQG for iPhone Update, Version 1.8

Marcus Kwan
Aug 15, 2019
General Updates Improved iPad compatiblity Add symbols dialog now displays futures contracts with months Various bug fixes Trading Price scale compression control on HOT Purchase and Sales view 'Auto' setting for position matching Helpful Links... more

What's new in CAST 2 version 2.16

Marcus Kwan
Aug 09, 2019
Profiles and Logins Multiple trade-routing logins can now be added to a profile. Added ability to send welcome mails with credentials for both trade-routing and system logins Added ability to clone trade-routing logins Added custom billing... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.5

Marcus Kwan
Aug 05, 2019
Quotes Added columns to display yield values for fixed income symbols Trading Added ability to hide market order buttons When HOT is in focus, typing in a number changes the order size Charting Added BATS setting General Performance... more

Gold Sends a Signal To All Currency Markets

Andy Hecht
Aug 01, 2019

Gold has a long history as a currency. The yellow metal has been a store of value for thousands of years. Gold is both a financial and an industrial commodity. Central banks around the world hold the yellow metal as part of their foreign currency... more

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