By Daniel P. Collins
The world of managed futures has become much more complex and less predictable, but despite a tough 2009, many traders produced solid returns. Here's a look at our top picks for the year.
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By Michael Gutmann
Wave59 is a desktop trading environment with some very innovative indicators.
By Billy Williams
Stocks and futures trading methods also work on ETFs.
By Paul D. Cretien
How to use options-based strategies on softs futures markets.
By Arthur Field
Explaining the tradable relationship between home sales and lumber.
How to forecast trading opportunities in S&P 500 E-mini.
By Roxanne Militaru, Dennis Dzekounoff
Leveraged and inverse ETFs can amplify returns.
By Abe Cofnas
How to use a long-term outlook to increase forex profit potential.
By Laura Oatney
A history and guide to equity indexes and how they are composed and traded.
By James T. Holter
ETFs benefited from market liquidity in 2009.
A guide to ETFs, ETNs and ETVs.
By Christine Birkner
Experts pick top stocks and sectors for 2010.
By Rich Roscelli
The pullback in equities markets became more serious in February.
By Ginger Szala
CFTC's new forex leverage proposal shocked the industry.
By Leslie N. Masonson
A review of a textbook on investing in distressed assets.
By Art Collins
A review of a beginner's guide to short-term trading.
Crude oil is expected to head slightly down in the short term.
The economic meltdown of Greece sunk the euro in early 2010.
Cocoa tumbled in early February and analysts see no end to the slide.
By James Cordier, Michael Gross
Is sugar in for another year of soaring prices?
Annual ETF guide.
The Institute for Global Asset and Risk Management launched an online library and continuing education center.
By Alex Mendoza
You can use options instead of the underlying to get back to delta neutral.
By Press Release
Forex products for traders.
New financial products.
New commodities products.
New technology products.
New options products.
Thomas Russo was named general counsel at AIG.
In January CME Group began trading its ultra bond contract.
The agency's calls for energy position limits could be on shaky ground.
The forex industry in the U.S. could be in trouble if a CFTC leverage proposal goes into effect.
ELX Futures and CME Group are battling over whether EFF transactions should be allowed.
Washington is trying to eliminate 60-40 tax treatment for traders and limit the size and scope of financial institutions.
CME Group signed an agreement to take 90% ownership of Dow Jones Indexes.
Covenant Capital Management has now traded their simple diversified long-term trend following program for more than a decade.
Top CTAs December 2009
Hedge funds January 2010.
Public funds January 2010.
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