Australian (ASX) Stock Market Forum


  1. Eject!

    Tax Implications of Rebalancing

    Newbie here. Started investing in ASX via Commsec in early 2020, with a view to early retirement. If I want to rebalance, and this involves trimming a position / selling some stock to buy another, would this incur capital gains tax if the cash doesn't leave my brokerage account? Am I better...
  2. S

    Beginner Investor Questions

    Hi All, I want to create some content of 101 videos for beginner investors on a YouTube channel. Please comment below any video suggestions or questions you would like answered about investing. Thanks!
  3. csk98_

    Best platform for ASX Mini SPI 200

    Hey everyone! I've been trading the mini es futures on ninja trader for 2 years and am wanting to begin trading the ASX mini spi futures. Does anyone have any good recommendations for the best brokers and platforms for the ASX spi? Also, is it possible to get ASX mini spi 200 futures data on...
  4. frugal.rock

    ASX Out of Order

    I have found the asx seems to be unavailable. (Found through Westpac and Selfwealh brokers) Market closed error on orders. All companies in inquiry status. Any ideas what's going on anybody? Cheers
  5. MovingAverage

    ASX Pre-Open

    Happy Friday all, In the many years I've been trading I've never bothered to look at the market depth during pre-open (it's not relevant to my approach to trading), but this morning I had a little time to waste so thought I'd watch the pre-open orders stack up from around 9.30am. I was...
  6. T

    Help me with ASX Appendices and their meanings

    Hi everyone, I am new to the trading world and i was wondering dose anyone have a list of all the Appendix's with a short & understandable meanings for them? some examples; 2A, 3B, 3G, Appendix 2A: warranty and security for the release of Appendix 3B (not 100% sure lol) Appendix 3B...
  7. M

    Where to find ASX Sector Constituents List?

    Hi Im trying to find constituents list (or at least top 10 stocks) of S&P/ASX Emerging Companies (AXEC) (for example), any help appreciated cheers Marty
  8. Dominover

    ASX Equity Research/Broker Reports?

    Just wondering if anyone ever looks at the free ASX equity research reports / broker reports. I regularly get them emailed to me just from subscribing. I may have missed a point here, but why are they issuing free reports and why do they choose the companies they choose for free reports? Is...
  9. Dominover

    Linking Amibroker with Interactive Brokers data?

    There are some instructions on the internet on how to link Amibroker with Interactive Broker's Trader Work Station to gain access to the live data provided by IB. Most of the posts are getting a little old so I wanted to hear from someone who has been implementing this recently or is still...
  10. Dominover

    Metastock - Anyone used this?

    Has anyone here used Metastock? I'm looking at all the trading software at the moment and have heard some good things about Metastock. I just want to trade Australian stocks and have the flexibility for market plug-ins like 'Market Profile' and others. Will need down to 1 minute live data...
  11. Dominover

    How do you trade pre-market on ASX?

    What does it mean to trade the pre-market in stocks on the ASX? I"m not sure how this is done. Before the market opens, the chart doesn't move at all and I"m assuming the orders being input can't be seen either. I know there's a 20 minute window either side of open and close where you can...
  12. Lucky777

    Short-Selling ASX shares

    Hey guys I’ve been researching and pretty much spend few hours trying out the different major platforms and brokers and they only seem to have limited shares that are able to be shorted on ASX. Is there something that I am not able to find? I see on the ASX short selling registry that people are...
  13. System

    PBH - Pointsbet Holdings

    PointsBet is a corporate bookmaker with operations in Australia and New Jersey (United States). PointsBet has developed a scalable cloud-based wagering Platform through which it offers its Clients innovative sports and racing wagering products. PointsBet commenced developing its scalable...
  14. Dominover

    Trading Platforms in Australia (observation)!

    I'm specifically referring to trading platforms in Australia here. I'm also not naming any providers as I'm willing to believe they could potentially improve if given the chance. What I've found when looking through stock trading platforms provided by Australian Firms is that even for the...
  15. M

    Amibroker / Norgate ASX Data - How to find strongest sectors?

    Hi all I have Amibroker and am using Norgate ASX Data . Im confused as to the correct filter settings to use when doing an exploration of ASX Indexes and or Sectors, say for example, to find the sector that has is hitting new highs etc. The code for the xploration is easy but i cant figure our...
  16. Dominover

    Comparable ASX VIX to CBOE VIX indexes?

    The CBOE offers a 9 day, 1 month (standard VIX), 3 month, and 6 month Volatility index based on contracts for these time periods. I'm wondering if Australia offers something similar. The S&P ASX200 VIX offers a 30-day time horizon which doesn't allow for longer term outlooks on the VIX like...
  17. Dominover

    ASX VIX Futures

    Would anybody know know what happened to the ASX VIX Futures? I thought I saw something about them being delisted. Is that correct? If not, where can I find data and charts on it? Thanks
  18. B

    ASX: what's looking good?

    G'day all Wondering what everyone's opinion is on the ASX at the moment. 1. Who's buying now and who's waiting for a bigger fall 2. What are you watching and when is your target buy price 3. Banks - Safe or unsafe at the moment with the current economic climate 4. I'm a newbie and about to do...
  19. D

    Virgin trader

    Hi all im a investor vigin and im so confused. I have 5k i wanna break up over 10 shares and looking either short term or long term . Any suggestions . Im look at worley and pilbara minera atm in the asx only please help
  20. qprjames

    Exposure to overseas markets with ETFs via the ASX

    Hi there, So i'm 38 years old. I have about 400k of personal money just in ETF's which follow the ASX - STW and VAS to be specific. As that is all concentrated in the aussie market, i wanted to get some exposure to international markets. I basically want to put money in and set and forget for...