sle's Recent Activity

  1. sle replied to the thread BNP Loses $80 Million on S&P 500-Linked Derivative Trades.

    There we go! Maybe this one gonna be the first in the chain of autocall blowups, with Asian vol all over the place and other festivities.

    Jan 17, 2019 at 1:04 AM
  2. sle replied to the thread Trader Sold 19,000 SPX 2100 Puts.

    Because the color is that someone (real money, by the looks of it) sold puts in size. The fact that a dealer bought them is far less...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 11:55 PM
  3. sle replied to the thread WeWork CEO makes millions leasing buildings to WeWork.

    Columbia did too. Well, more like NY State that has eminent domain powers - they declared the land Columbia sought to purchase...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 9:53 PM
  4. sle liked newwurldmn's post in the thread WeWork CEO makes millions leasing buildings to WeWork.

    1. Homes by universities are priced for this already 2. Universities can eminent domain your home if they want to expand 3. You will be...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 9:47 PM
  5. sle liked destriero's post in the thread Volatility Trading Strategy.

    lol the only one involved in this that is not getting fleeced is... Baron! :)

    Jan 16, 2019 at 9:40 PM
  6. sle liked newwurldmn's post in the thread RIP John Bogle.

    He changed Wall Street more than anyone else in the last 50 years.

    Jan 16, 2019 at 9:13 PM
  7. sle replied to the thread Trader Sold 19,000 SPX 2100 Puts.

    Well, you can't know for sure. However, (a) you can see if there was open interest on that strike so you can tell if this was a trade...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 9:35 PM
  8. sle liked Stockolio's post in the thread Here’s What Ray Dalio Made in Bridgewater’s Impressive 2018.

    Huh... Is it his fault inequality exists or he's just profiting from the system in place ? As the saying goes, I don't make the rules, I...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 9:01 PM
  9. sle replied to the thread Trader Sold 19,000 SPX 2100 Puts.

    I do know it traded live and that it traded not through a large dealer.

    Jan 15, 2019 at 8:59 PM
  10. sle replied to the thread Trader Sold 19,000 SPX 2100 Puts.

    Unlikely. It traded live. And it was not GS :P Well, considering that was the only large trade to open at the time, you can guess

    Jan 15, 2019 at 8:51 PM
  11. sle replied to the thread How legit is options selling?.

    Well, somebody is left holding the risk, eventually. For this discussion it's not important if that is going to be the insurance company...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 8:12 AM
  12. sle replied to the thread How legit is options selling?.

    It's marketing material so it requires some amount of NaCl

    Jan 15, 2019 at 8:10 AM
  13. sle replied to the thread Watch Out VIX: Nasdaq Amps Up Volatility Game.

    Do you have a link to that by chance? It might a handy normalized measure for Naz vol if anything

    Jan 15, 2019 at 12:01 AM
  14. sle replied to the thread Watch Out VIX: Nasdaq Amps Up Volatility Game.

    Isn't this old news, like Dec 17 or something? My understanding is that the whole idea kinda died PS. John Griffin is naive bordering...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 11:38 PM