Archive for August 18th, 2007

How to trade Single Stock Futures

Saturday, August 18th, 2007

Single-stock futures (SSF’s) are securities that share some of the features of equities and also some of traditional commodity futures contracts. They are traded in various financial markets, including those of the United States, United Kingdom, Spain, India and others. South Africa currently hosts the largest single-stock futures market in the world, trading on average 700,000 contracts daily[1].

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Exploring a Trader’s Chatroom

Saturday, August 18th, 2007

While it might seem like high-tech fun to the casual observer, trading is a lonely ordeal. Not only does the professional trader need to have extreme discipline, experience, and an attitude that doesn’t dwell on the money but sees trading as a game; he or she must also spend at least six hours a day in isolation with only the sound of whirring computers punctuated by the occasional audible signal. However, thanks to the development of the online trader’s chatroom, trading in seclusion may no longer be a necessary ingredient for success. Here we look at how the trader’s online chatroom not only connects traders but also can help their efficiency and profitability.

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Stragety Trading Chatrooms

Saturday, August 18th, 2007

Online Trading Community
An online trading community exists to provide its members with a structured method for trading, bartering, or selling goods or services. These communities often have forums and chatrooms designed to facilitate communication between the members. These communities are sometimes described as the electronic equivalent of bazaars, flea markets, garage sales, and so on.

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