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  1. newwurldmn replied to the thread Spitznagel claims his options strategy beats the S&P500, thoughts?.

    I think his realized returns are very suspicious as well.

    Sep 22, 2018 at 7:15 PM
  2. newwurldmn replied to the thread Spitznagel claims his options strategy beats the S&P500, thoughts?.

    Ten year returns look great right now because he gets 90percent of Lehman related volatility. How will 10year returns look next year?

    Sep 22, 2018 at 6:50 PM
  3. newwurldmn replied to the thread Return <10% at bank prop trading arms? Transparency from financial statements.

    I have forgotten what the limits were. There was no concept of capital allocation. You were charged for your balance sheet usage and...

    Sep 22, 2018 at 3:57 PM
  4. newwurldmn replied to the thread Return <10% at bank prop trading arms? Transparency from financial statements.

    I spent a good chunk of my institutional career on a prop desk for a large bank. These numbers seem very low. With 21 traders I would...

    Sep 22, 2018 at 7:51 AM
  5. newwurldmn replied to the thread TLRY Options.

    Low float means not many shares in circulation. It has nothing to do with borrow. Borrow can be high in stocks with high float (like my...

    Sep 21, 2018 at 7:49 PM
  6. newwurldmn replied to the thread TLRY Options.

    Okay. that has nothing to do with absence of shares in the market. It has to do with the long holders not willing to lend their shares...

    Sep 21, 2018 at 2:51 PM
  7. newwurldmn replied to the thread TLRY Options.

    What does the low float have to do with it?

    Sep 21, 2018 at 1:09 PM
  8. newwurldmn replied to the thread TLRY Options.

    why would the chance of assignment be low because of an absence of shares in the market?

    Sep 21, 2018 at 6:57 AM