The order path from creation to execution on CME

The order path from creation to execution on CME

The present article contains a brief review of the existing procedure of the order execution on CME. This procedure depends on certain parameters initially set by a broker’s customer when forming orders. We will consider in this article what order types and qualifiers exist.

Negative oil prices: what did actually happen?

Negative oil prices: what did actually happen?

Dear friends! A historic event took place on April 20 – the May WTI oil futures traded at negative prices, reaching the level of minus USD 40. Yes! The oil price was MINUS FORTY dollars. Buying oil at such a price in real life would mean that you receive money for taking oil from the […]

CME order matching algorithms. Part 3

Dear friends! As we promised, we continue our review of the CME Group order matching algorithms. This time, we will analyze the threshold algorithm of proportional distribution (Threshold Pro Rata Algorithm) through an example. In this article: Logic of the algorithm operation. Example of use.

Trader’s glossary

Trader’s glossary

Footprint: Catching Major Players In The Act

Perhaps you have heard the opinion that the trading is complex and footprint is complicated, that financial markets are only for the sharks who have big capital and best trading algorithms. The truth is that if you concentrate on the task complexity only, you will hardly be able to solve it. Sometimes, a complex thing […]

6 видов трейдинга. Преимущества и недостатки

6 types of trading. Advantages and disadvantages.

There are very many types of trading: high-frequency trading, scalping, day trading, swing trading, middle-term trading and long-term investing. Which one to select? The answer will become clear after we will see what each of the trading type is like. Read in this article: – Types of trading. – Differences. – Advantages and disadvantages. – […]

Полезные ресурсы для трейдеров, торгующих валютные пары, акции и фьючерсы.

Useful resources for traders

In this article, we will review useful resources, which will be of service when trading stocks and futures. They will serve as a source of data when planning the trading, studying the market and in everyday activity. First, let’s put the existing types of resources in order: Information resources. News resources. Statistical resources. Analytical resources. […]