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CQG Appoints Andy Jennings to run EMEA

Wed, 07/24/2019 - 08:36
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.   

Pulling into Excel® Historical Delta Bars (DBars) Study Values

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 12:24
Delta Bars or DBars is a MarketDelta study which is used with the MarketDelta Footprint chart. Delta is the difference between buys and sells. Delta Bars, displayed as candles, are colored based on bids and asks. Using default colors, the candle is green when there are more asks and red when there are more bids. The Delta Bars RTD formula uses the FootPrint Operator for the chart type. Here are the RTD formulas for the open, high, low and close for symbol EP and 5-minute bars: = RTD("cqg.rtd",,"StudyData","DBarsOpen( FootPrintOP(EP,0))", "Bar", "", "Close","5","0","All",,,"False... more

Gateway Release: Updates to Market Limits and FCM Contract Control

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 12:24
There is a Gateway release planned for the weekend of Friday, June 28th. As always, the release will be seamless to CQG Customers. In addition to enhancements and maintenance, this release includes an exiting new feature: New FCM Contract Controls in CAST called Dynamic Default Market Limits. This new feature will allow FCMs to disable specific contract months or even entire commodities from trading. Default is nothing is enabled which means nothing will change any of your acct setups until this is enabled. More Details and How to Access the New Features Visual Changes to... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.4

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 12:24
Quotes Added the ability to filter by any column in QSS  Added exchange as a column in QSS and SpreadSheet Trader Added ISIN number to CSPEC Trading Child orders in a bracket can now have different durations from the parent order Charting New pointer tools: Fibonacci and text Added parameters dialog for pointer tools Improved chart zoom using the mouse wheel When trading sidebar is open, placing a horizontal line will change price selection for trading Added ability to change fractional study parameters More Details and How to Access the New... more

Pulling into Excel® Historical Delta Bars (DBars) Study Values

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 13:37
Delta Bars or DBars is a MarketDelta study which is used with the MarketDelta Footprint chart. Delta is the difference between buys and sells. Delta Bars, displayed as candles, are colored based on bids and asks. Using default colors, the candle is green when there are more asks and red when there are more bids. The Delta Bars RTD formula uses the FootPrint Operator for the chart type. Here are the RTD formulas for the open, high, low and close for symbol EP and 5-minute bars: = RTD("cqg.rtd",,"StudyData","DBarsOpen( FootPrintOP(EP,0))", "Bar", "", "Close","5","0","All",,,"False... more

Gateway Release: Updates to Market Limits and FCM Contract Control

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 09:59
There is a Gateway release planned for the weekend of Friday, June 28th. As always, the release will be seamless to CQG Customers. In addition to enhancements and maintenance, this release includes an exiting new feature: New FCM Contract Controls in CAST called Dynamic Default Market Limits. This new feature will allow FCMs to disable specific contract months or even entire commodities from trading. The attached document explains how it will work. Default is nothing is enabled which means nothing will change any of your acct setups until this is enabled. More Details and How to... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.4

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 16:09
Quotes Added the ability to filter by any column in QSS  Added exchange as a column in QSS and SpreadSheet Trader Added ISIN number to CSPEC Trading Child orders in a bracket can now have separate duration from the parent order Charting Improved chart zoom using the mouse wheel When trading sidebar is open, placing a horizontal line will change price selection for trading Added ability to to change fractional study parameters Parameters dialog for pointer tools More Details and How to Access the New Features Filter by any column in QSS... more

What's new in CAST 2 version 2.15

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 12:08
Improved layout of the Home Page Action buttons now turn color when content is changed Improved search performance Improved layout for smaller screen sizes Thanks for being a valued partner. We hope that these updates help improve your administrative workflow as we continue to improve your CAST 2 experience. Please send us feedback on features that you like or want via our CQG Forums site. The CQG CAST Team

What's new in CAST 2 version 2.15

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 12:24
General Improved layout of the Home Page Action buttons now turn color when content is changed Improved search performance Improved layout for smaller screen sizes Market Limits Added greater control for FCMs to push market settings across accounts Added ability for FCMs to easily lock out certain markets to exclude trading Thanks for being a valued partner. We hope that these updates help improve your administrative workflow as we continue to improve your CAST 2 experience. Please send us feedback on features that you like or want via our CQG Forums site.... more

CQG Version of the Year is here

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 08:55
CQG Version of the Year is available for download on the CQG website.    Here is a list of just some of the new features available in CQG Version of the Year. Free End of Day Data The industry leader in data and analytics now offers free End-of-Day data to our customers.  Early adopters say they like seeing end of day data for exchanges they were not enabled to see before because it helps them look for correlation between similar markets and identify new trade opportunities. CQG offers traders an edge with our powerful data and analytics. Learn more about which... more

CQG Version of the Year is here

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 13:06
CQG Version of the Year is available for download on the CQG website.  Here is a list of just some of the new features available in CQG Version of the Year. Free End of Day Data Server Side Bracket Orders OTC Block Trades For Excel Users Trade System enhancements Three Additional Moving Average Types Estimated Place in the Queue

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.3 - For our partners

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 16:05
White Label Controls Setting order size buttons defaults per symbols Hedge type default added to symbol settings Scroll with mousewheel no longer changes order size in Spreadsheet Trader General 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 Fixed bug with min tick size in Chrome v74

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.3

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 15:26
Quotes Added a quick filter on QSS and Spreadsheet Trader General Improved tab overflow Improved font rendering on non-retina displays Updated some widget names and icons 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

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.2

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 15:00
Charts Added parabolic study Improved pinch and zoom interaction on CQG Mobile Added trend and ray pointer tools General Added another fractional price format: solidus 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

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.1

Fri, 04/05/2019 - 15:05
Charts Cursor value box now shows data for last bar in view General Reduced width of the left navigation bar Trading Added last trade price column to Positions widget Quotes Added exchange column in QSS and Spreadsheet Trader Added ability to remove settlement prices from Time and Sales Added coloring for aggressor in Time and Sales 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... more

Euribor Forward Curves Dashboard

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 15:41
This Microsoft Excel® dashboard pulls in the Euribor market data traded on the ICE platform. There are three forward curve charts. The first one displays the quarterly contracts forward curves, the second display is the one-year calendar spreads forward curves, and the third chart displays the three-month calendar spreads forward curves. Each chart displays today’s forward curve, yesterday’s forward curve, the forward curve five days ago and the forward curve twenty days ago. In addition, there is difference histogram chart showing each forward curves difference from today’s... more

CQG QTrader Pilot Release

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 19:47
The Pilot Release for CQG QTrader is avalable anbd can be downloaded from our website. New features and enhancements include: Free End of Day Data: The industry leader in data and analytics now offers free End-of-Day data to our customers.  Early adopters say they like seeing end of day data for exchanges they were not enabled to see before because it helps them look for correlation between similar markets and identify new trade opportunities. CQG offers traders an edge with our powerful data and analytics. Learn more about which Exchanges are included.  Server Side Bracket... more

Eurodollar Forward Curves Dashboard

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 11:27
This Microsoft Excel® dashboard pulls in the Eurodollar market data traded on the CME Globex platform. There are three forward curve charts. The first one displays the quarterly contracts forward curves, the second display is the one-year calendar spreads forward curves, and the third chart displays the three-month calendar spreads forward curves. Each chart displays today’s forward curve, yesterday’s forward curve, the forward curve 5-days ago, and the forward curve twenty days ago. In addition, there is difference histogram chart showing each forward curves difference from today... more

What's New in CQG Desktop Version 4.0

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 16:57
Charts New drawing tools: Trend lines and channels Added Ichimoku study Added Directional Movement (DMI) Study Right-click menus Added ability to pan chart into the future Trading Scale compression in HOT & Spreadsheet Trader View only accounts hide trading Net liquidity value (NLV) of cabinet options Updated liquidate icon Exchange added as a column in Orders widgets Fees column added to popup FIll Report, Download Fill Report, and Orders widgets Decreased font size in HOT Drag and drop to modify orders General Added display of balances... more

PanXchange and CQG Announce Market Data Partnership

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 07:57
DENVER March 13, 2019 — PanXchange, a Denver-based OTC physical commodity exchange and price discovery platform, today announced a partnership with CQG, a leading global provider of high-performance solutions for trading, market data, technical analysis, and risk and account management. Through this new partnership, CQG’s global clients gain access to PanXchange’s cutting-edge frac sand pricing data. As PanXchange is the first and only company to issue an official benchmark in frac sand, this unique and indicative data will give traders in the energy space a distinct advantage. CQG users... more