Is there any way to know the real data feed speed between tws and server instead of just ping the server?
This is the order ip
I find this quote server ip
I don't think this is the same server/ip as the TWS.
how about hong kong server? IB mentioned they have 3 servers and one in Hong Kong.
what is your ping speed to IB server? How do i do this ping testing? Is that all data feed and order through the same server?
I saw many people talk about IB activex API is not stable at all, while TWS itself is Java and very likely most of the technologies behind IB is...
This is a good post but no conclusion between Java and C# yet. It is 2013 now and look like Java is winning the battle at the moment.
This is a good post but seem like amost no one seriously talk about the speed different of these two setup.
not possible with normal internet and i am not trying to be that fast.
How would you argue about this?
Retail trading system will never tell me which is a better way to build trading system.
I am going to build a trading system and use with the broker "Interactive Broker" API.
The API supports C++ Socket, Java Socket, DDE, Active X...
Even in drop market now, he is still pretty good:D
winning% can be not an issue. You can have a 35% winning chance system but as long as you win big lose small, you can be rich. You can even have...
everything is easy when it is only in backtest data. Diffculty comes from if the predictive power holds in future or not. Sharpe ratio cannot be...
welcome to prove it.
your comment is off topic.
I think there are two reasons that changing the parameters in a trading system make sense:
1. Fundamentally different markets like stock...
Other than Monte Carlo, walk forward, Sharpe ratio, what else is out there to build a better trading program?
I read some reviews/comments of the book and people say there aren't any real backtests in the book to show astrology/Gann way works, well it is...
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