First, you lose the commision - money goes to your broker.
Second, you lose the spread - money goes to maker maker.
Third, you lose to...
Brilliant idea! But you pay double commission and I don't think it is legal to trade with yourself (not that I think you will be caught or...
$30 is for a month. I believe they charge $0.5 for 100 shares.
Buy and sell 100 shares of something once a day for additional $30 charge :) Do they require a minimum you should pay in commissions?
Did you look at gndt.com? They seem to offer unlimited feed + 2 days backfill for $200
Speaking of start-up: what are the costs involved?
- Renting data storage servers
OpenTick boasted 10TB of storage, thats about 10 servers....
Obey the Daleks! You will be exterminated!!!
Because I have 99.999% chance not making a living in any other occupation. I'm plainly a loser and so are many ETers.
All jobs have some...
opentick.com used to do exactly that (for free). They closed down, and some speculate one of the reasons was they had frictions with the exchanges.
I confess and I am deeply ashamed.
Where can I pick up my billion?
You can't ever prove that a data stream is non-predictabe.
However you can prove otherwise - if you find the underlying law.
The seller was absolutely right. 16-bit OS (Windows 3.1) couldn't do preemptive multitasking at all.
There is nothing sweeter than other people's money.
Serious 40-50% overclocking can indeed lead to instability, overheating and require expensive high quality parts.
However, modest 20-30%...
Bernie, how's it in jail?
No, an elite trader usually has this:
Captain has already lost it :)
Try a broker that charges fixed price no matter how many shares.
Ameritrade for example. 100 shares or 10,000 shares - you still pay $10. Good...
You want to compete against market maker in your retail account?
But you pay about 1 cent commission on each trade, while market maker pays...
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