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Live webinar with the American Financial Exchange, LLC (AFX)

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 00:00
An Introduction to the AFX AMERIBOR and the CBOE AMERIBOR Futures During this webinar, AFX representatives will explain in detail the methodology behind the AMERIBOR (American Interbank Offered Rate) cash markets. A CQG Product Specialist will then walk you through monitoring and trading the AMERIBOR futures contracts.    Date: September 25, 2019  Time: 2:30p.m. CT  Register Now   Presenters:  Matt Murray | Product Specialist, CQG  Craig Benson | VP, Ameribor Grady Christoperson | Senior Analyst, Ameribor 

Gold and Silver - Bull Markets

Tue, 09/03/2019 - 00:00
With fear and uncertainty mounting over the prospects of a global recession, interest rates have been falling. Even though the dollar index is in a bull market trend, the price action in the gold and silver market was explosive in August. Gold closed July at $1413.30 per ounce on the continuous futures contract. On the final trading day of August, the price settled at $1523, or 7.8% higher. Silver’s ascent in August was even more impressive. Gold’s little brother closed at $16.28 in July and moved to the $18.315 level on the final trading day of August, a rise of 12.5%. Gold and silver... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.6

Fri, 08/23/2019 - 00:00
Quotes Added columns filters for SpreadSheet Trader Trading Pre-Trade Mid-Market Mark Charting Drawing tools now available in mobile layout General Ability to use password-protected RSS feeds As always, we hope that these updates help improve your trading workflow. We continually strive to improve your CQG Desktop experience. We invite you to provide feedback on features that you like or want via our CQG Forums site. Happy Trading! The CQG Desktop Team

CQG for iPhone Update, Version 1.8

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 00:00
General Updates Improved iPad compatiblity Add symbols dialog now displays futures contracts with months Various bug fixes Trading Price scale compression control on HOT Purchase and Sales view 'Auto' setting for position matching Helpful Links CQG in the App Store: CQG for iOS is available to all customers using a CQG charting or trading product. Online Help: Access online videos and view animations. CQG Forums: Share your feedback and submit feature requests. CQG for Android: We are excited to launch CQG for Android later this spring. To... more

What's new in CAST 2 version 2.16

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 00:00
Profiles and Logins Multiple trade-routing logins can now be added to a profile. Added ability to send welcome mails with credentials for both trade-routing and system logins Added ability to clone trade-routing logins Added custom billing fields General Improved instant search performance Improved wayfinding by highlighting section Caps lock warning on password field on log on page Corrected ordering of state and country fields on Profile: Main Info Balances widget: added calendar Left bar: on rollover, icon to open links in a new tab appears Left bar... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.5

Mon, 08/05/2019 - 00:00
Quotes Added columns to display yield values for fixed income symbols Trading Added ability to hide market order buttons When HOT is in focus, typing in a number changes the order size Charting Added BATS setting More Details and How to Access the New Features Change BATS setting on charts On the chart, click on the gear icon beside the symbol, either in the manage chart dialog or on the chart surface.     As always, we hope that these updates help improve your trading workflow. We continually strive to improve your CQG... more

Gold Sends a Signal To All Currency Markets

Thu, 08/01/2019 - 00:00
Gold has a long history as a currency. The yellow metal has been a store of value for thousands of years. Gold is both a financial and an industrial commodity. Central banks around the world hold the yellow metal as part of their foreign currency reserves. Over recent years, they have been net buyers of gold with Russia and China leading the way. Both nations are significant producers and have been vacuuming their domestic output into reserves while also buying at times in the international market. Until June, gold had traded in a $331.30 range since 2014. In the aftermath of the June... more

CQG Appoints Andy Jennings to run EMEA

Wed, 07/24/2019 - 00:00
CQG has appointed Andy Jennings to head of EMEA to spur growth in the region as the fintech evolves into a specialist software firm.  “I’m particularly excited about joining CQG at this critical juncture, as we design and build software solutions that fulfil specific roles in the derivatives space - not only related to listed and over-the-counter matching engines, but any trading model where people need to address a specific problem,” Jennings told FOW. Read the full article, on FOW's website, written by Louisa Chender.   

What's New in CQG 2019: Reduce Your Costs - Long and Short Positions Supported

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00
We have added a new feature to the trade routing interfaces and the Orders... more

What's New in CQG 2019: Easily Suspend “Park Until” Orders

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00
Quickly cancel activation for orders in the Park Until and Time Till states by right clicking on the cancel button and selecting “Park Indefinitely.” This will save you an extra step. Learn more Important Notes: Requires .Net Framework 4.6 or higher CQG Version 2019 does not support Windows Vista or Windows XP. CQG 2019 no longer supports DDE. Only RTD is supported. Password requirements have changed. Passwords must include at least 8 characters, alpha and numeric characters, at least one special character, and both upper and lower case. Customers using Algo order... more

What's New in CQG 2019: Better Visualization with Bar Overlapping Coloring Feature

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00
A new feature for your charting is coloring each bar’s price range with up to two previous overlapping bar’s price ranges. Learn more Important Notes: Requires .Net Framework 4.6 or higher CQG Version 2019 does not support Windows Vista or Windows XP. CQG 2019 no longer supports DDE. Only RTD is supported. Password requirements have changed. Passwords must include at least 8 characters, alpha and numeric characters, at least one special character, and both upper and lower case. Customers using Algo order samples should upgrade to the latest versions for 2019 available... more

What's New in CQG 2019: Fractional Pricing Display Enhancements

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00
For traders of markets that are priced in fractions you can now display fractional prices that include a fraction of the fraction using what is referred to as Solidus (slash). For example, 112-16’1/4. Learn more Important Notes: Requires .Net Framework 4.6 or higher CQG Version 2019 does not support Windows Vista or Windows XP. CQG 2019 no longer supports DDE. Only RTD is supported. Password requirements have changed. Passwords must include at least 8 characters, alpha and numeric characters, at least one special character, and both upper and lower case. Customers... more

What's New in CQG 2019: New and Improved Imbalance Delta Bar (IDB)

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00
CQG offers a new chart type called the Imbalance Delta Bar chart. This chart type is similar to the Delta Bar chart except what you enter in the buy side has to be x% greater than the sell side (and vice versa) to indicate an imbalance. Learn more Important Notes: Requires .Net Framework 4.6 or higher CQG Version 2019 does not support Windows Vista or Windows XP. CQG 2019 no longer supports DDE. Only RTD is supported. Password requirements have changed. Passwords must include at least 8 characters, alpha and numeric characters, at least one special character, and both... more

What's New in CQG 2019: Giving More Flexibility to Brokers

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00
We're pleased to release this new Broker External Orders functionality which includes placing orders into any account (including accounts associated with the broker that are not set up on CQG), optional give up designation, and other exchange attributes. Learn more Important Notes: Requires .Net Framework 4.6 or higher CQG Version 2019 does not support Windows Vista or Windows XP. CQG 2019 no longer supports DDE. Only RTD is supported. Password requirements have changed. Passwords must include at least 8 characters, alpha and numeric characters, at least one special... more

What's New in CQG 2019: Know Your Place with the Estimated Place in the Queue

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00
CQG offers an estimate of where your order is in the queue of the Exchange’s order book. Learn more Important Notes: Requires .Net Framework 4.6 or higher CQG Version 2019 does not support Windows Vista or Windows XP. CQG 2019 no longer supports DDE. Only RTD is supported. Password requirements have changed. Passwords must include at least 8 characters, alpha and numeric characters, at least one special character, and both upper and lower case. Customers using Algo order samples should upgrade to the latest versions for 2019 available here.

What's New in CQG 2019: Upgrades to the Moving Average Study

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00
The popular moving average study has three additional moving average types: The Median, Trix (triple exponential smoothing) and the Exponential Hull Moving Average are now included as choices in the moving average study. Learn more Important Notes: Requires .Net Framework 4.6 or higher CQG Version 2019 does not support Windows Vista or Windows XP. CQG 2019 no longer supports DDE. Only RTD is supported. Password requirements have changed. Passwords must include at least 8 characters, alpha and numeric characters, at least one special character, and both upper and lower... more

What's New in CQG 2019: Excel At Using Excel With CQG

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00
CQG offers two new studies and one new chart type for customers developing models, analytics, and utilizing other Excel features. These three new features provide a seamless connection between Excel and CQG. Whatever models you have built with Excel you can easily pull into CQG current real-time values, as well as a time series, and you can chart in CQG proprietary market data. Learn more Important Notes: Requires .Net Framework 4.6 or higher CQG Version 2019 does not support Windows Vista or Windows XP. CQG 2019 no longer supports DDE. Only RTD is supported. Password... more

What's New in CQG 2019: OTC Block Trades

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00
NASDAQ Futures Exchange (NFX) and CQG have teamed up to provide an anonymous Request for Quote (RFQ) Block system for traders to execute OTC block trades. The new block trade system provides over-the-counter trade capability; which separates block trade quotes from Central Limit Order Book orders, but allows for the full dissemination of order quotes for these trades. Learn more Important Notes: Requires .Net Framework 4.6 or higher CQG Version 2019 does not support Windows Vista or Windows XP. CQG 2019 no longer supports DDE. Only RTD is supported. Password... more

What's New in CQG 2019: Built-in data that goes all out

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00
End-of-day data for global markets now included CQG continues to bring real value with global end-of-day day data now included as part of the standard subscription service. Now, you can access end-of-day data from 22 exchanges from around the world! Learn more Important Notes: Requires .Net Framework 4.6 or higher CQG Version 2019 does not support Windows Vista or Windows XP. CQG 2019 no longer supports DDE. Only RTD is supported. Password requirements have changed. Passwords must include at least 8 characters, alpha and numeric characters, at least one special... more

What's New in CQG 2019: Server Side Bracket Orders

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00
Serving Up a Powerful Peace of Mind Bracket orders, a favorite order type among profession traders, are a combination of a profit target order and a stop loss order which are automatically placed when your entry order is filled. Learn more Important Notes: Requires .Net Framework 4.6 or higher CQG Version 2019 does not support Windows Vista or Windows XP. CQG 2019 no longer supports DDE. Only RTD is supported. Password requirements have changed. Passwords must include at least 8 characters, alpha and numeric characters, at least one special character, and both upper... more