The WTSUG meeting on Wednesday, April 21, 2010 was held from 7:00pm to 8:30pm at Potomac Library of Montgomery County, 10101 Glenolden Drive, Potomac, MD 20854.


7:00pm – 7:15pm
Introductions and Opening

The group will give brief introductions to the group for any new attendees. Time will be made available for dealing with membership dues and any other minor administration items, but not to exceed 15 minutes in total.

7:15pm –
TradeStation Strategy Network
Tom Batchelor w/ FireBird Trading Systems

Tom Batchelor will be here to discuss his company’s strategies which are part of TradeStation Technologies, Inc.’s (TST) new Strategy Network offering (TSSN) that is available exclusively through TST’s affiliate TradeStation Securities, Inc. (TSI).

“Firebird Trading Systems is dedicated to helping clients realize their financially based hopes, dreams, and goals through the use of superior trading systems (automated, semi-automated or manual). These systems are designed to optimize returns on individual and institutional invested capital. Firebird’s trading systems use cutting edge technology to take advantage of arbitrage, momentum, pricing and limitations that occur within futures, stocks, options, commodities, exchange traded funds, and foreign exchange currency markets.

We are dedicated to fully supporting (including educating) our clients in using these tested and validated investment products.

Firebird is proud to be part of the TSSN initiative. The most recent TradeStation Version 8.8 incorporates the TSSN capability, which provides individual and other investors the ability to easily subscribe to and use Automated Trading Systems (including Firebird’s) to trade Futures, Stocks and Forex securities.”

The Strategy Network can be found at

Through the Strategy Network site investors can:

– Sort, Rank and Compare strategies by asset class (Future, Stocks, Forex), frequency of trading, simulated percentage returns, and other criteria

– Find the strategy best suited to your trading objectives and

– Download strategies straight to your TradeStation platform and start trading