Monthly Archives: December 2016

Statistical Arbitrage Basic Strategy

Statistical Arbitrage is a pairs or spread trading strategy, predominately used by hedge funds, investment banks, and professional traders. The strategy involves tracking the difference in notional value between two highly correlated instruments, like Silver and Gold futures, or the NoB spread, which is a trade between the 10 year and 30 year treasury futures […]

Why Trade Futures Over Stocks – Restrictions

Have you ever been locked out of trading because of a trading violation? Maybe your broker claimed you were a patterned day trader? Or have you missed an opportunity due to short selling restrictions? Perhaps shares weren't available to short? This happens a lot with small priced stocks, but can even happen with big stocks [...]