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RTD Time of Study Signal Sample

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:00

CQG formulas include a crossover feature, and CQG can determine the number of completed bars back since a signal occurred. For example, using “Barssince(EP xabove Ma(EP,Sim,20),1,300)” as the symbol in a standard RTD formula for the close...

VWAP Study with Bands

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:00

Here is a special version of the Volume-Weighted Average Price (VWAP) study including standard deviation bands.

VWAP is the volume-weighted average price for a futures contract plotted as a line on the price chart. The calculation...

CME and Globex Volume Dashboard

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard displays key market information for contracts traded on the CME Exchange and the Globex platform. The markets are grouped by these products:

Equity Indices Fixed Income Metals Energy Agriculture​ Forex


CQG Partner Kase StatWare Releases Major Update

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00

Kase and Company, Inc. today announced a major update of its award-winning StatWare™ indicators. These indicators are available in CQG Integrated Client through CQG’s Charting API.

The press release quotes CQG's Josh...

The Kase Statware® Advantage

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 00:00

In this webinar, Cynthia Kase will unveil the latest version of Kase StatWare, which uses CQG’s Charting API.

Participants and viewers will learn how Kase StatWare can help improve performance in the three primary steps of trading:


Q4 2016 Winners and Losers and a Look Ahead to Q1 2017

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 00:00

The dollar index exploded higher by 7.23% in Q4 2016, but most raw material prices ignored the greenback. The principal raw materials traded on US and UK futures exchanges rose by 3.75% in Q4. The dollar was up by 3.59% in 2016 and commodities...

CQG and John Netto Announce the Publication of His Latest Book

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 00:00

Trader, lecturer, and author John Netto has written a second book, The Global Macro Edge: Maximizing Return Per Unit-of-Risk, and he’s offering a free download of an excerpt from chapter five to CQG customers.

Netto is well known to our...

Globex Crude Oil Options Volume Dashboard

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 00:00

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard scans the crude oil (GLOBEX) futures market options for volume and ranks the traded volume for each expiry out to sixteen months. The scan covers options traded ten strikes above and below the at-the...

What's New in CQG M Version 2.9

Wed, 12/28/2016 - 00:00

Here are some of the exciting new features available in CQG M version 2.9.

CQG M on Phones Details page layout improvements. Trading buttons moved from the top of the details page to the chart. Position display improvements give quick access...

Pulling Historical Settlement Data

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 00:00

A common request is an RTD formula to pull historical settlement prices for a particular market. There is a “Contract Data” RTD formula for settlement:

=RTD("CQG.RTD", ,"ContractData", "CLE", "Settlement",, "T")

However, “Contract...

What's New in CQG M Version 2.8

Fri, 12/09/2016 - 00:00

Here are some of the exciting new features in CQG M version 2.8, available on demo and production now.

Go flat: Go flat for a single symbol is now available in the HOT widget. Order info: In the order pop-up and in the HOT grid, you can now...

Today’s Synthetic Spread Time of High and Low Using RTD

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 00:00

CQG Integrated Client and CQG QTrader customers can pull the time the high and low occurred during today’s session into a Microsoft Excel® spreadsheet using these RTD formulas:

=RTD("CQG.RTD", ,"ContractData", "EP", "...

Election Results and Commodity Prices

Thu, 12/01/2016 - 00:00

An election is always a time of uncertainty; however, when an incumbent’s term ends and the election for a new and unknown leader occurs, it often leads to an increase in volatility. The 2016 election was one of the most contentious, hard-fought...

The CQG Forums Community is Growing

Thu, 12/01/2016 - 00:00

We launched a new customer forum site earlier this year. CQG Forums is an online community for our customers to engage with our support teams, product specialists, and other customers to learn more about CQG products and services. Customers can...

Volume by Price in Excel

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 00:00

With the addition of the Footprint® Charts and Studies by MarketDelta to CQG Integrated Client and CQG QTrader, customers can pull volume data traded by price into Excel.

To pull in the data, we used the RTD formula:


Eurodollar Options Volume Dashboard

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 00:00

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard scans the options on the Eurodollar futures market for volume and ranks the traded volume for each expiry out to three years. The scan covers options traded ten strikes above and below the at-the money option. Then...

Add Seven Horizontal Lines to a Chart

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 00:00

This custom study produces seven horizontal lines on a chart: today's open, high, and low; yesterday’s high and low; and today’s high and low for the opening balance. We often receive requests for one or more of these lines, so we have...

Pulling Historical CVB Data into Excel

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 00:00

Pull historical CVB data into Microsoft Excel® using RTD formulas with this sample spreadsheet. It not only pulls open, high, low, and close values into Excel, but also a study, the Relative Strength Index.

To pull in the data, we...

Pulling Historical Spread Data into Excel

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 00:00

Pull historical spread data into Microsoft Excel® using RTD formulas with this sample spreadsheet. It not only pulls open, high, low, and close values into Excel, but also a study, the simple moving average of the spread.


FIA Asia Derivatives Conference 2016

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 00:00

Join us at the FIA Asia Conference Visit CQG at the 12th Annual FIA Asia Derivatives Conference in Singapore. Stop by booth 18 to view our latest features, including:

Learn about CQG's mobile option CQG M Connect to external data...