# Workspaces

#### CQG Adds ICE Cocoa Certified Stock Reports

###### Feb 07, 2024

Cocoa certified stocks are bags that have been graded by the ICE exchange by ICE approved graders and are warehoused in exchange approved warehouses around the world. ICE reports the current… more

#### CQG Excel Forward Curves Dashboard

###### Feb 02, 2024

This Microsoft® Excel dashboard uses RTD formulas based on a user input symbol (please use all capital letters) to display a forward curve of the outrights and forward curves for six calendar… more

#### CQG One Primer: Oscillators

###### Jan 29, 2024

Oscillator studies are a part of most traders’ and analysts’ approaches to analyzing the markets. Oscillators calculate differences between prices, which detrends the price data. In this post, the… more

#### Excel 365 Using the LAMBDA Function

###### Jan 11, 2024

The LAMBDA function is used to create reusable custom functions, which can be called using a "friendly" name. As an introduction to using the LAMBDA function, a previous post detailed using the… more

#### Using Excel's IFS Function

###### Jan 08, 2024

Microsoft Excel 2016 introduced the IFS function. This function can replace using nested IF functions. Below is an example of nested IF functions:

=IF(N2=0,"#",IF(N2=1,"#.0",IF(N2=2,"#.00",IF(… more

#### Excel 365 SORT and SORTBY Functions

###### Jan 03, 2024

Excel 365 includes the SORT and SORTBY functions which provide users with a simple way to dynamically sort data on a real-time basis. A common use would be to dynamically sort market performance… more

#### Excel INDIRECT and VLOOKUP Functions

###### Dec 28, 2023

A post titled "Excel Indirect Function and More" was published on February 22, 2022, that detailed using Excel's INDIRECT function, as well as details to automatically format cells for displaying… more

#### Excel 365 TEXTAFTER Function

###### Dec 19, 2023

Microsoft® Excel 365 includes a Text function that makes pulling text out of a string much easier than before Excel 365 was released. To illustrate, we will review the steps before Excel 365 was… more

#### Excel Keyboard Shortcuts

###### Dec 12, 2023

If you use Microsoft® Excel as part of your workflow with CQG IC or QTrader then you may or may not be using Excel keyboard shortcuts. This post details using keyboard shortcuts in Excel 365 to… more

#### CQG Primer: Net Change Curve Charts

###### Dec 06, 2023

The Net Change Curve chart displays a collection of symbols’ daily net price change or daily net percentage change making it easy to compare on a relative basis each market’s current session’s… more