ALGORITHMIC TRADING:

From The Human Touch To The Software Way

Algorithmic trading is a field in quantitative finance where computer sciences is at least as important as mathematics, if not more and where cutting edge technology is the decisive factor.....

HFT AND DARK POOLS:

Positive or Negative?

Before the 1990s, the way by which stocks were traded in the US was fairly simple: a market participant  made a decision to buy or sell and relayed  this information to a broker, who then routed the order to an exchange....

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Frequently asked questions

What is Engine and Ornamental Turning?


Guilloche’ engraving, also known as engine turning, is an art form dating back to the late 18th century that engraves decorative geometric designs into metals and other hard materials such as dense woods, bone or hard plastics. This craft is a subset of Ornamental Turning and uses specialized equipment such the Rose, Straight Line, and Brocade Engines. This art form has been used to produce elegant art pieces like platters, watches, jewelry, and badges that are sometimes colored with vitreous enamels. The ornamental engraving art form with dates back to the 1500’s and was popular among royalty. Examples of this artwork include Faberge’ eggs and much of the jewelry, watches and other objects available from Tiffany & Co. until the 1950’s.

Auxilio Innovations has revived these technologies and lost art forms in-house and can now offer it to you as a way to embellish your home or office with beautifully crafted artwork and functional art pieces available worldwide and locally to Morro Bay, Los Angeles, San Francisco and further. Unique pieces of functional metal art can be created with our modern equipment and then engraved using our restored antique and ornamental turning machines. As a full service firm, we can help you design your jewelry, watch faces, enameled pieces, platters, badges, name plaques, door signage and many other metal products from ideation to final product. We can fabricate them in-house locally in Morro Bay to surrounding areas of Los Angeles, and San Francisco or work with outside manufacturers/vendors worldwide and complete ornamenting them with guilloche’ engraving in-house.

When we are not helping you with your projects, our magnificent antique equipment in our “working museum” are busy making jewelry for “Pendants for Peace.” Pendants for Peace is an effort by Auxiilo Innovations to produce and sell jewelry pendants and accessories with a portion of the proceeds helping to support local and national not-for-profit organizations who focus on environmental and social concerns in Morro Bay, Los Angeles, and San Francisco and throughout the nation.

We can provide patterned medals, badges, watches, platters, trophies, and even custom-crafted parts for your motorcycle. Give us a call and let’s see how we can make your etched or enameled products unique and stand out from the competition. If you are near Morro Bay, Los Angeles or San Francisco please feel free to set up an in-person consultation. Watch this video of our ornamental machine in action.

Guilloche’ Engraving, is principally done on fine metals such as silver, gold and platinum but can also be used to ornament other metals such as stainless steel or titanium and sometimes plastics. Ornamental Turning’s original medium was ivory, but modern work is done in dense woods or hard plastics. It is a beautiful style of art that can be used to beautify your custom pieces. We can help you design your product for functionality, manufacturability and aethestics. Whether you are looking for a custom engraved platter, enamel pieces, watch, jewelry, badges or something else highlighted with this nearly lost art style, we are your designers and manufacturers. Our engraving machines can do exceptionally detailed designs for your unique project. We can do badges, trophies, jewelry and custom parts for many different applications.




What types of orders can we handle?


Our ornamental turning designers located in San Francisco, Los Angeles and Morro Bay can help you with your small, medium or bulk orders of your decorative metal engravings. If you are looking to decorate your jewelry, watches, platters, badges or something else with ornamental engraving or enameling, we are here to help you. We specialize in engineering services, prototype genesis and offer in-house manufacturing of: jewelry, watches, badges and other art pieces. We can ship nationally, and worldwide and if you are near Morro Bay, Los Angeles, or San Francisco, we would love to consult with you in person.





THE INSTRUMENTS OF CHOICE:

Rules To Stick To 

ETF’s trade slightly differently than mutual funds and equities. Investors in mutual funds buy and sell fund shares directly with the mutual fund. Conversely, most ETF investors do not trade directly with the ETF...

MURKY WATERS AND POPULARITY:

Dark pool trading has become more common place in today’s global capital markets, providing a degree of  questionable competition and an alternative to traditional exchanges......

PRICE DISCOVERY:

So important but hindered by technology

The economic role  of an exchange is to handle transactions with superior execution  speed at reasonable cost, find the both sides of a trade,  produce the price.....

EXCHANGE TRADED FUNDS:

The instruments of choice

An exchange traded fund (ETF) is a pooled investment product with assets that can be acquired or distributed throughout the day on a listed exchange at true market prices.....

TECHNICAL ANLALYSIS:

The Essentials

Technical analysis relative to the capital markets  is for all intent and purpose a structured type of  detailed assessment by way of trading charts, engaged for forecasting the direction of market  prices, through the consideration of past market data.....

HIGH FREQUENCY AND APPLICABLE STRATEGIES:

The days when traders sat fixed intently to their various trading screens in a state of  emotionless self imposed artificial autism, manually executing buy / sell orders, based on market information.....

OPTION CONTRACTS:

The Essentials

A stock option is a contract between two parties in which the stock option buyer (holder) purchases the right (but not the obligation) to buy/sell 100 shares of an underlying stock....

IT CAN GET RISKY:

No matter what investment you ultimately decide to disburse your capital upon, the matter of risk must warrant due consideration, because  when and where there are two or more parties to a investment......

BUBBLES ALWAYS POP:

A long term trend of low Fed Fund and ECB rates, has led the American and European equity exchanges to scale new historical tops.  The cheap cash fuelled long term bull market cycle hit its 8th consecutive year.....

FUTURES CONTRACTS:

The Essentials

A standard futures contract is a bona fide contractual obligation between two parties, to transfer  an underlying asset  class,  at a specified date in the future.....

FUNDAMENTAL ANALYSIS:

The Essentials

Fundamental analysis addresses corporate operational factors beyond the trading session lows and highs of a stock and concentrates on the core and sector activities of the company whose stock it is....

Frequently asked questions

What is Engine and Ornamental Turning?


Guilloche’ engraving, also known as engine turning, is an art form dating back to the late 18th century that engraves decorative geometric designs into metals and other hard materials such as dense woods, bone or hard plastics. This craft is a subset of Ornamental Turning and uses specialized equipment such the Rose, Straight Line, and Brocade Engines. This art form has been used to produce elegant art pieces like platters, watches, jewelry, and badges that are sometimes colored with vitreous enamels. The ornamental engraving art form with dates back to the 1500’s and was popular among royalty. Examples of this artwork include Faberge’ eggs and much of the jewelry, watches and other objects available from Tiffany & Co. until the 1950’s.

Auxilio Innovations has revived these technologies and lost art forms in-house and can now offer it to you as a way to embellish your home or office with beautifully crafted artwork and functional art pieces available worldwide and locally to Morro Bay, Los Angeles, San Francisco and further. Unique pieces of functional metal art can be created with our modern equipment and then engraved using our restored antique and ornamental turning machines. As a full service firm, we can help you design your jewelry, watch faces, enameled pieces, platters, badges, name plaques, door signage and many other metal products from ideation to final product. We can fabricate them in-house locally in Morro Bay to surrounding areas of Los Angeles, and San Francisco or work with outside manufacturers/vendors worldwide and complete ornamenting them with guilloche’ engraving in-house.

When we are not helping you with your projects, our magnificent antique equipment in our “working museum” are busy making jewelry for “Pendants for Peace.” Pendants for Peace is an effort by Auxiilo Innovations to produce and sell jewelry pendants and accessories with a portion of the proceeds helping to support local and national not-for-profit organizations who focus on environmental and social concerns in Morro Bay, Los Angeles, and San Francisco and throughout the nation.

We can provide patterned medals, badges, watches, platters, trophies, and even custom-crafted parts for your motorcycle. Give us a call and let’s see how we can make your etched or enameled products unique and stand out from the competition. If you are near Morro Bay, Los Angeles or San Francisco please feel free to set up an in-person consultation. Watch this video of our ornamental machine in action.

Guilloche’ Engraving, is principally done on fine metals such as silver, gold and platinum but can also be used to ornament other metals such as stainless steel or titanium and sometimes plastics. Ornamental Turning’s original medium was ivory, but modern work is done in dense woods or hard plastics. It is a beautiful style of art that can be used to beautify your custom pieces. We can help you design your product for functionality, manufacturability and aethestics. Whether you are looking for a custom engraved platter, enamel pieces, watch, jewelry, badges or something else highlighted with this nearly lost art style, we are your designers and manufacturers. Our engraving machines can do exceptionally detailed designs for your unique project. We can do badges, trophies, jewelry and custom parts for many different applications.




What types of orders can we handle?


Our ornamental turning designers located in San Francisco, Los Angeles and Morro Bay can help you with your small, medium or bulk orders of your decorative metal engravings. If you are looking to decorate your jewelry, watches, platters, badges or something else with ornamental engraving or enameling, we are here to help you. We specialize in engineering services, prototype genesis and offer in-house manufacturing of: jewelry, watches, badges and other art pieces. We can ship nationally, and worldwide and if you are near Morro Bay, Los Angeles, or San Francisco, we would love to consult with you in person.





RISK DISCLAIMER

The risk of loss in trading capital market positions can be substantial. You should therefore carefully consider whether such trading is suitable for you in light of your financial condition. In considering whether to trade or to authorize someone else to trade for you, you should be aware of the following:

If you run a capital market position you may sustain a total loss. If you run a capital market position or engage in off-exchange foreign currency trading you may sustain a total loss. If the market moves against your position, you may be called upon by your trader to deposit a substantial amount of additional margin funds, on short notice, in order to maintain your position. If you do not provide the requested funds within the prescribed time, your position may be liquidated at a loss, and you will be liable for any resulting deficit in your account. ​​

​​​The high degree of leverage that is often obtainable in capital markets trading can work against you as well as for you. The use of leverage can lead to large losses as well as gains. ​

This brief statement cannot disclose all the risks and other significant aspects of the capital market trading.

​You should also be aware that this capital markets trading advisor may engage in trading foreign futures or options contracts. Transactions on markets located outside the united states, including markets formally linked to a united states market may be subject to regulations which offer different or diminished protection. Further, united states regulatory authorities may be unable to compel the enforcement of the rules of regulatory authorities or markets in non-united states jurisdictions where your transactions may be effected. Before you trade you should inquire about any rules relevant to your particular contemplated transactions and ask the firm with which you intend to trade for details about the types of redress available in both your local and other relevant jurisdictions.