By in technical analysis, technical analysis training

Market Profile does a great job giving us levels in the DAX!

Tonight I am lecturing at the London School of Economics for the UK Society of Technical Analysts as part of their annual Diploma Course. My subject matter for the evening is Market Profile, something we used extensively in our reports. Below are two charts. The first one shows the Market Profiles for the DAX over the last 8 days. The

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By in company News, MiFiD II

Start Your New Year Right!

MiFiD II is here. Good news!!
Good news? What’s he on?
Okay, I get that this has been the bane of the lives of most of us for longer than we care to remember, but I have an alternate view to consider just for a moment, if you don’t mind indulging me?
I set up Futurestechs in 2000. My aim

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By in company News, MiFiD II, technical analysis

MiFiD II and Independent Research – Some thoughts

If you’re working in the City these days you’re probably sick of the words “MiFiD II”. It’s happening in January 2018 and there are many implications, some of which are still somewhat unknown. Compliance Officers have had a busy year, that’s for sure!
One of the changes coming is with respect to Research costs. Currently Prime Brokers “give” clients swathes

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