Recent content by kalott

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    CFD's or Spread Bet?

    Could be this thing? "Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 75% of retail investor accounts lose money when spread betting and/or trading CFDs with this provider " Core spreads traders...
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    London Opening Range Breakout

    Have you tried to double size after 1 loss? Say for example you start with size 1 at the first bo to the upside and if it fails you sell 2 at bo to the downside and then no more orders for the day And have som time limit when you open trades (not after 1000-1100 or so?) and maybe adjust the tp...
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    Death of SB

    "During its review of the intervention measure, ESMA considered the specific features of binary options currently within the scope of the measures. Certain binary options were found to have specific features which mitigate the risk of investor detriment, namely; they are sufficiently longterm...
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    Death of SB
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    ESMA margin changes

    IG (version) "Trading experience: You must have placed 40 trades of significant size in the last year. Significant size is £10,000 notional for equity trades and £50,000 for everything else. Buying £10 of FTSE and then closing it counts as one single trade. You do not need to have made the...
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    ETX leading the way around the ESMA ruling.

    "Current ETX Capital Wall Street price: 24733 Wall Street Delta contract offset: 15000 Wall Street Delta contract price: 24733 - 15000 = 9733 The contract will move in exactly the same way as its underlying contract, for example if the Wall Street contract falls 50 points then the Delta...
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    ESMA & Trading Outside of the EU

    "I was informed that you can trade as low as $1 Austrailain Dollar" Seems they need to update the information about "micro" contracts? Switzerland have GBP contracts on a few indices...
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    ESMA margin changes

    and if you are long and short at the same time you need double margin:thumbsdow (if you are trading multiple systems on ftse)
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    Anyone scalping the FTSE Futures??

    HK50 240 min and weekly next leg down?
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    Death of SB

    "The thing is that professional means exactly that, it’s not right letting mug punters be “professional”." yes but if a pizza delivery guy (or someone else) who knows nothing about trading and investing and think dow jones is somekind of exotic pizza then get a inheritance from a dead aunt of...
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    Anyone scalping the FTSE Futures??

    "Keynes soon learned that short-term currency trading on high margin, using only his long-term economic predictions as a guide, was foolhardy." "Keynes was thus able to scrape together the money he needed to continue trading. He had learned a valuable but painful lesson – markets can act...
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    Brexit and the Consequences

    "Trump slams Germany at NATO summit: It's 'totally controlled by Russia'" "Tusk said the EU must be more united than ever before to deal with what he called Trump’s “capricious assertiveness”...
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    Antiques Valuation

    is it a brexit thing :cheesy: "The original map of Winnie-the-Pooh’s Hundred Acre Wood by the artist EH Shepard has set a world record for a book illustration sold at auction, selling for £430,000." "The London auction house Sotheby’s had estimated its value at between £100,000 and £150,000."...
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    Anyone scalping the FTSE Futures??

    resistance ca 12 600 support ca 12 400 (12420)