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One of the ways that the financial markets may be traded is to look at the seasonal trading trends. Seasonality in the financial markets...
Skandia

Sweden’s second-largest life insurer, Skandia, foresaw the global deterioration in trade relations long before British voters shocked the world in voting to leave the...
day trading

There are people that are bearish on oil and there are people that are bullish on oil, what’s the right opinion/direction?  I watched a...

The key to trading any market is realizing that not every day is going to be a winner.  That being said, there will be...

I recently had some serious discussions with Dave, the guy you see and/or will meet in the room.  Dave handles all of my sales...

So I got an e-mail the other day from a trial member in the room, the gist of the e-mail was that “I thought...

Here at the Oil Trading Group (OTG) we have implemented a completely different approach to risk management.  This "paradigm shift:  in the way we...
vitol

To most commodity traders, Vitol is a well-known company that controls roughly 6.5% of the world’s oil market. It shares the stage with other...
Tactics Worksheet

I hope you all had a chance to read part 1 of this post, if you have not I strongly recommend that you do...
risk management

Risk management – the practice of evaluating financial risks in order to avoid or minimize their impact – is a cornerstone of any successful financial...
OTG Phone App

The Oil Trading Group (OTG) is Now Everywhere! Hello everyone, we’re very excited here at OTG to announce the launch of the NEW OTG...
oil trade plan

Hello everyone, we are very excited here at the Oil Trading Group (OTG) to release the newly updated and improved OTG Oil Trade Plan;...

On Friday February 5th, 2016 The Oil Trading Group was the featured speaker of the week at TopstepTrader.  The topic(s) of discussion was the...

Range bound, slow, choppy, no matter the name, during the last two weeks, the markets have been difficult to trade.  I received numerous e-mails,...

As you know we just recently announced some VERY exciting news about our relationship with the good folks at TopstepTrader. However, in case you missed...

I get lots (and LOTS) of people who are telling me that they are having a hard time getting their minds wrapped around the...
gold investing

If you are looking for ways to diversify your portfolio then you might want to consider gold investing. Gold tends to be a very hardy...

Oh my how I wish this was always the case; every trade, day, week, and even month is a winner.  Imagine how wonderful your...

I know, I know, we hear it all the time: “With day trading you NEED patience”……but what does that all really mean anyway?  Until...

Ray Burke, a long time  friend of OTG and guest contributor, has asked if he could share his thoughts about trading vendors and educators....

Hi guys, I wanted to throw a quick post out there addressing one of the most common concerns with joining the Oil Trading Group...

Ray Burke, a long time  friend of OTG and guest contributor, approached me this weekend asking if he could write about a conversation we had...

I talked briefly in the room today about changing the parameters according to what type of trading day we are looking at.  What I...

The center point of the OTG trading philosophy is based upon recognizing and understanding support and resistance levels. These levels (or decision points) are the...

Part 2 of guest writer Ray Burke.  In this post he shares his insight on how to do your diligence when selecting a trading...