Maverick2608's Recent Activity

  1. Maverick2608 liked Handle123's post in the thread Daytrading becomes more difficult because of algorithmic trading?.

    I remembered first trade I took in stocks was 100 shares of IBM and commission was $125 in 1978. And in mid 80s first commodity trade...

    Sep 23, 2018 at 3:48 PM
  2. Maverick2608 replied to the thread Daytrading becomes more difficult because of algorithmic trading?.

    Commissions were lower than I remembered back in the day. This is from June 20 2000:...

    Sep 23, 2018 at 8:10 AM
  3. Maverick2608 replied to the thread Daytrading becomes more difficult because of algorithmic trading?.

    Hi Robert, do you remember what average commissions were for retail individual traders in the 80s, 90s and first part of the 00s? I...

    Sep 23, 2018 at 6:49 AM
  4. Maverick2608 replied to the thread Is there a list of fixed income ETFs without 30% withholding taxes for non-US citizens?.

    For the majority of countries the withholding is significantly lower than 30% due to double taxation treaties.

    Sep 21, 2018 at 3:04 AM
  5. Maverick2608 replied to the thread TLRY.

    Yes. However, this was gambling, pure luck on my part. Nothing to do with trading.

    Sep 19, 2018 at 3:39 PM
  6. Maverick2608 replied to the thread TLRY.

    I was able to short 100 CFDs at 299 - just for the fun of it. I simultaneously tried to short the underlying shares, but there were no...

    Sep 19, 2018 at 3:00 PM
  7. Maverick2608 liked d08's post in the thread my issues with IB.

    None of those are problems but your subjective preferences. They really don't have time to deal with nonsense like that as there are...

    Sep 18, 2018 at 12:53 PM