Futures trading systems and commodity trading bear a high degree of risk. People can and do lose money. Hypothetical results have many inherent limitations. Past performance does not guarantee future results. Please read the disclosures & disclaimerspage.
HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN. IN FACT THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS AND THE ACTUAL RESULTS SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED BY ANY PARTICULAR TRADING PROGRAM. ONE OF THE LIMITATIONS OF HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS IS THAT THEY ARE GENERALLY PREPARED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. IN ADDITION, HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE TRADING DOES NOT INVOLVE FINANCIAL RISK, AND NO HYPOTHETICAL TRADING RECORD CAN COMPLETELY ACCOUNT FOR THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL RISK IN ACTUAL TRADING. FOR EXAMPLE, THE ABILITY TO WITHSTAND LOSSES OR TO ADHERE TO A PARTICULAR TRADING PROGRAM IN SPITE OF TRADING LOSSES ARE MATERIAL POINTS WHICH CAN ALSO ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS. THERE ARE NUMEROUS OTHER FACTORS RELATED TO THE MARKETS IN GENERAL OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ANY SPECIFIC TRADING PROGRAM WHICH CANNOT BE FULLY ACCOUNTED FOR IN THE PREPARATION OF HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS AND ALL OF WHICH CAN ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS.
No representation is being made that any account will achieve similar results to any actual account numbers or hypothetical numbers cited herein or at the TradingVisions site. Results can vary significantly from brokerage to brokerage, depending upon many factors not under the control of TradingVisions. The contents of this e-mail are provided for informational purposes only, and this is not an offer or solicitation to buy or sell any securities. While the information contained herein is believed to be reliable, we cannot guarantee its completeness or accuracy.
Unless otherwise stated, hypothetical results reported by TradingVisions are those generated by the latest version of the systems and recommended portfolios, including the specific rules and parameter settings. It is therefore not advisable, nor is it the intended purpose, to use these hypothetical results as a guide to what past results should have been achieved by utilizing the version of the systems or recommended portfolio in effect at a past time. In some cases, slightly different entry and exit times and prices may be used in leased and/or purchased copies of the trading systems, in an attempt to lessen the impact of multiple orders reaching the market at or close to the same time. While over time and an extended number of trades these differences have in the past tended to be small and immaterial, they may in fact prove to have a material impact or over shorter timeframes have a material impact. Portfolio recommendations may change without notice, and TradingVisions has neither the right nor responsibility to change what is traded in client accounts.
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See Actual Trade Results
I've traded my systems for over 20 years. Currently I've traded Vista VIII since its final component was released in early August of last year. While hypothetical results can be indicative, and out-of-sample results are much more reliable, it's actual trade results that we most want to see and put our trust in.
My personal accounts are at Striker Securities, which posts my and client actual results, after deducting a $19 roundturn commission and $199 monthly lease fees (lower fees are available when paid directly to TradingVisions). My accounts are traded exactly the same as client accounts and receive the same average fills as clients trading at my brokerage. The recommended account size for Vista VIII is $31,500. You can see overall results here.
As always, please remember that past results do not guarantee future results.
New, Much Lower Lease Pricing
In order to lower trading costs to our clients, help improve returns, & incentivize trading portfolios, we've lowered our lease rates from 15%-60%. At from $19 to $55 per contract per month (3-month minimums), our rates are among the lowest in the industry. Vista VIII, for example, includes 8 contracts & is just $155 per month (3-month minimum). And when you lease for 6 or more months, you can earn up to 3 free months, further reducing your costs. For information, see the lease form here.
The Vista WFO Portfolios: the Power of Diversification
One of the simplest, most powerful ways to increase successful investing may be to diversify, which helps maximize returns & minimize drawdowns. Utilizing TradingVisions' WFO (walk-forward optimization) series, the Vista WFO Portfolios provide an easy way to achieve diversification through carefully constructed combinations of the TradingVisions systems & the markets they trade.
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Choose a brokerage option. There are three possibilities: 1.) trade through a brokerage with whom TradingVisions currently has a broker-assist relationship (you may choose from the list here.), 2.) place trades yourself for your TradeStation Securities or MultiCharts account; you receive the encrypted, time-limited strategy and trade using the TradeStation platform; 3.) use your existing brokerage and have trades executed by a brokerage chosen by TradingVisions, with the trades placed in your account on a “give-up” basis (not available for TradeStation Securities or Interactive Brokers accounts).
When your order has been processed, TradingVisions will send you and your broker an authorization-to-trade email notification.
EarlyBird & Impetus Named all-time Top Ten
George Pruitt, of Futures Truth Magazine, has named EarlyBird & Impetus--two of TradingVisions early offerings--to the list of all-time Top Ten Daytrading systems.
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TradingVisions has offered since 1999 a diversified array of completely automated futures trading systems. They may be leased for $19-$65 per month per e-mini contract (3-month minimum). Trades can be automatically executed through a designated brokerage's broker assist program or by using the TradeStation trading platform.
All systems are tracked by Futures Truth, an independent company that monitors system performance and makes the results available to investors. Our systems are frequently in the FT Top Ten performance lists.
For information about the developer, Lincoln Fiske Jr., click here.
Please consider the risks of trading futures systems by viewing our Disclosures here.
Completely automated signals.
Low subscription fees.
Top-ten rankings by Futures Truth.
Commitment: Traded by the developer in his personal accounts.
Walk-forward optimization (WFO) helps give a much more realistic idea of a system's robustness and what can be expected in realtime performance because it is based on testing over a period of data, then applying the best parameters to the next period of data and recording those results, and then repeating the process by moving forward in time. These cumulative recorded results are therefore out-of-sample and unoptimized, and are therefore much more likely than traditional optimization to show realistic performance. Additionally, using TradeStation's Walk-Forward Optimizer with the same protocol for all the systems helps to ensure consistency and minimizes curvefitting. For further details, please click here.
Ideal versus Real Performance
One of the most significant issues in system trading is "real" versus "ideal" performance numbers. To view a discussion of this, please click here.
Create Your Own Portfolios
Portfolio Calculator is an Excel spreadsheet that has all the hypothetical performance data for the TradingVisions WFO systems. It allows the user to try different portfolio combinations. If you'd like to try it, please click here.
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