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  1. Xela liked Maverick2608's post in the thread Interactive Brokers insisting on spiked Fx price.

    Base rate fallacy. You read a host of complaints on ET against IB. You conclude IB is a shitty broker. I reach the opposite conclusion...

    Jun 24, 2018 at 6:51 PM
  2. Xela liked comagnum's post in the thread Interactive Brokers insisting on spiked Fx price.

    Check the other DKK pairs - big spikes at the same time on other DKK pairs appearing at other tier-1 Fx brokers like Gain Capital &...

    upload_2018-6-23_4-53-38.png Jun 24, 2018 at 6:51 PM
  3. Xela liked They's post in the thread Time vs tick.

    Here are 3 charts of the ES side by side (15 Min, 1700T and 6500V). These values are just so there would be an equal number of candles...

    Time Tick Volume.PNG Jun 24, 2018 at 6:33 PM
  4. Xela liked They's post in the thread Time vs tick.

    Since Xela can't post her charts I'll do it for her.... 2K Constant Volume Bars/Candles on the NQ This chart shows two examples of...

    Volume - Speed.PNG Jun 24, 2018 at 6:28 PM
  5. Xela replied to the thread Time vs tick.

    Proprietary, I'm afraid, but you can look at what I'm suggesting looking at with most platforms, as far as I know - certainly with...

    Jun 24, 2018 at 3:05 PM
  6. Xela replied to the thread Trading Rules.

    Or you could try "Enter long only when prices are above a rising MA and short only when they're below a falling one; if MA is flat then...

    Jun 24, 2018 at 3:01 PM
  7. Xela replied to the thread R-squared of profitable daily algo strategy.

    You mean "suitable" to judge whether something's "interesting" (i.e. "worthy of further investigation"), presumably? For myself, I need...

    Jun 24, 2018 at 2:57 PM
  8. Xela liked kj5159's post in the thread Time vs tick.

    Interesting...do the constant volume bars have their own set of quirks then? I only ask because I'm familiar with the quirks of time...

    Jun 24, 2018 at 2:08 PM
  9. Xela replied to the thread Time vs tick.

    Interesting question - I'm not quite sure how to answer it. When you look at a constant volume chart, it doesn't look noticeably...

    Jun 24, 2018 at 2:08 PM
  10. Xela replied to the thread R-squared of profitable daily algo strategy.

    There isn't a numerical value for R-squared that's "good enough": a strategy with a higher R-squared isn't necessarily better, per se,...

    Jun 24, 2018 at 12:32 PM
  11. Xela liked ChipShotTrader's post in the thread Tim Morge and the well-chosen example.

    Dear SunTrader, I think the entire thread is pretty self-explanatory. Timothy Morge fabricated his advanced degrees, 3 Phds...

    Jun 24, 2018 at 9:22 AM
  12. Xela liked VPhantom's post in the thread Tim Morge and the well-chosen example.

    I just want to say thanks to you guys for digging, these past few months. As much as I did get valuable (free) insight from Tim Morge...

    Jun 24, 2018 at 9:06 AM
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    Jun 24, 2018 at 6:39 AM
  14. Xela replied to the thread Time vs tick.

    A chart on which the closing of each bar/candle and the opening of the next is defined not by the passage of a specified unit of time...

    Jun 24, 2018 at 6:32 AM
  15. Xela liked schweiz's post in the thread Does a Discretionary Trader Change with Market Changes.

    I reacted to this statement: "Backtesting is worthless IMO" So you confirm that backtesting is NOT worthless. Which was my point....

    Jun 24, 2018 at 6:20 AM