Volume 8, No 1

In This Issue Deal of the Week
2011 Neural Network Course
Product Update: Trader68 3.1.1
Sample Performance

TradingSolutions Tip Box Current Tip Box
Previous Tip Boxes

Downloads TradingSolutions 4.0
Trader68 3.1.1
NeuroSolutions 6.0
NeuroSolutions for Matlab 3

Quick Links Video Library
Sample Performance
Customer Testimonials
Introduction to Neural Networks
Application Summaries
Neural Network Course
Newsletter Archive

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Deal of the Week - Purchase TradngSolutions Real-Time for the Price of End-of-Day!
To celebrate NeuroDimensions' 20th Anniversary we will be offering a Deal of the Week throughout 2011! As a NeuroDimension fan on Facebook or follower on Twitter, you will now get an Exclusive Deal of the Week discount on a piece of software each week. It could be a FREE add-on product to NeuroSolutions or TradingSolutions or even a deep discount on a particular piece of software. With your favorite software going on sale each week just imagine how much you can save!

To become a Fan on Facebook please visit: http://www.facebook.com/NeuroDimension
To become a Follower on Twitter please visit: http://www.twitter.com/@neurodimension



2011 Neural Network Course - Las Vegas, Nevada!
The next neural network course has been scheduled for May 31 - June 3, 2011 at the Mirage in Las Vegas, Nevada. This course always fills up fast, so be sure to sign up today!

Our course format allows both beginner and advanced users to find a suitable course.

While the course outline primarily mentions neural networks in NeuroSolutions - where do you think those neural networks in TradingSolutions come from? Learning the fundamentals of what neural network's are and how they work with your data can help you better understand your financial models in TradingSolutions. In the Advanced NeuroSolutions section of the Neural Network Course, the instructor specifically covers Financial Forecasting using Neural Networks.

For complete information on pricing or to enroll please click the "Find Out More" button.



Product Update: Trader68 3.1.1
Trader68 3.1.1 is now available for all Trader68 users. Based on extensive customer feedback and testing, this new version offers significant improvements in performance, messages, and recovery from connection issues.

Trader68 3.1 featured several new options to move positions between portfolios and defer signals until market open. In addition, Trader68 has been updated to work with the latest versions of Interactive Brokers Trader Workstation. We recommend all Trader68 users upgrade to this release in the near future.

Please visit our website for a complete list of improvements in Trader68 3.1.1.

If you experience any other issues with the latest release or have questions regarding Trader68 3.1.1 please do not hesitate to contact us.

You can download the new installer by clicking the Download Now button.



Website Feature: Sample Performance
Sample Performance is a featured page on www.tradingsolutions.com that is updated monthly with new and long running neural network models. Many of our competitors will dazzle you with "Gee Whiz Examples" that demonstrate great performance over a short period of time and that are sometimes months or even years out of date. We'd rather demonstrate models with great performance and that are updated on a frequent basis!

An example of one of our current models is Denbury Resources, Inc. (Holding Company) (NYSE:DNR) which over the year has an Annualized Return of 124.95% with a Sharpe Ratio of 2.43.


Denbury Resources, Inc. (Holding Company) Equity Curve from December 2009 to January 2011

Not only our models are kept up-to-date, but you can also download and use them in TradingSolutions during the 30-day Free Evaluation! For more information on the Sample Performance section please visit our website by pressing the "Find Out More" button.



TradingSolutions Tip Box: Avoiding Over Optimization
This TradingSolutions Tip Box video demonstrates different methods in TradingSolutions to avoid over optimization of neural network models. Below are a few key points that will be discussed in the TradingSolutions Tip Box video:

Cross Validation & Testing data of optimized systems.
Default settings of neural networks.
Default parameters of the Optimal Signal (e.g. Maximum Drawdown).

You can watch this video on the website by clicking the "Find Out More" button.