Below are links to various web sites we have found useful and/or educational.
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How is the VIX index calculated?
A White Paper showing how the CBOE "VIX" Volatility Index is calculated. Helps to know what the VIX is based upon and therefore what it indicates.
Infinity Futures - You Tube training Video Archives
Free training via past live webinars as well as platform training videos for their Futures Trading tools. Great futures broker and efficient automation tools imho, as per my personal experience.
Dr Howard Bandy presentation on Quantitative Analysis techniques.
video link to view Dr Howard Bandy's Aug 13 2014 webinar regarding Quantitative Technical Analysis and system evaluation. Thanks to the MTA and their archives.
For Education only - the Original Turtle Trading Rules
the Original Turtle Trader's system. Do Not Trade this, but STUDY it carefully. This is a good example of what a 'complete' trading system may look like.
Why do so many Traders Fail ?
The most common reasons why so many Forex traders fail, are applicable to most ALL traders and markets.
FLOORED - 2009 Documentary about the Chicago Trading Floors
An excellent documentary about the Trading Floors in Chicago. Glad I was able to visit each of these 3 (CME, CBOT & CBOE) before electronic trading volume over-passed these historic places. Enjoy this well done & accurate documentary film.
Options & Volatility Information
Free (and paid) Options detail information, Volatility charts (Historical and Implied) provided by iVolatility . com Registration required (free).
User Group of ThinkOrSwim platform based 'ThinkScript' programmers and users sharing code and useful information.
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