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  1. TraDaToR replied to the thread Ag trade ideas.

    Out half @ 3.75:cool:. Keeping the rest in case of last week rally

    Jun 22, 2018 at 10:53 AM
  2. TraDaToR replied to the thread Ag trade ideas.

    Out@ -12. A loser as well but it was still a good trade. The R/R was good and the deep contango seems like an anomaly.

    Jun 22, 2018 at 8:03 AM
  3. TraDaToR replied to the thread Ag trade ideas.

    @Out @ 20. Loser.

    Jun 22, 2018 at 7:40 AM
  4. TraDaToR replied to the thread French intern makes 10 M GBP thinking he was on demo....

    Since it is the UK,I would like to know if he was trading under "title-transfer" or segregated funds... Under first structure( funds...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 2:24 PM
  5. TraDaToR liked JSOP's post in the thread French intern makes 10 M GBP thinking he was on demo....

    The crux of this issue is what is called the meeting of minds specifically due to mistake in contract law and the issue of equivalence....

    Jun 21, 2018 at 2:21 PM
  6. TraDaToR liked S2007S's post in the thread French intern makes 10 M GBP thinking he was on demo....

    Thanks for breaking that down....this story seems extremely made up!!!

    Jun 21, 2018 at 2:07 PM
  7. TraDaToR replied to the thread French intern makes 10 M GBP thinking he was on demo....

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    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:45 PM
  8. TraDaToR liked schweiz's post in the thread French intern makes 10 M GBP thinking he was on demo....

    Maybe it was not us$ but Zimbawbe dollars. Then the position would be roughly 12 million euro instead of 5 billions us$. [ATTACH]

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  9. TraDaToR liked Millionaire's post in the thread French intern makes 10 M GBP thinking he was on demo....

    Probably was no margin if it was a day trade. Or at least they weren't checking it intra day. Insane risk, if the market had tanked just...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:32 PM
  10. TraDaToR liked schweiz's post in the thread French intern makes 10 M GBP thinking he was on demo....

    5 billion notional in the ES would be around 36,500 contracts. At 1,600 $ margin it would be almost 60 million $ account size. And...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:29 PM
  11. TraDaToR replied to the thread Ag trade ideas.

    Got out @ 2.635. It was a bad trade in the first place. The activity was highly unusual and liquidity will further dry up next week...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 11:41 AM
  12. TraDaToR replied to the thread French intern makes 10 M GBP thinking he was on demo....

    Pretty sure he would have been held responsible by the brokerage...Of course he wouln't have been able to pay, would have filed for...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 11:09 AM
  13. TraDaToR replied to the thread French intern makes 10 M GBP thinking he was on demo....

    Yes, you must be right. I don't know the instruments he was trading, but using 100K notional per contract, it would mean 50000 contracts...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 10:20 AM
  14. TraDaToR replied to the thread French intern makes 10 M GBP thinking he was on demo....

    When you have a 1 B$ position losing 1M $ and you are worried for your family, make it a 5 B$ position...Pearl of Wisdom from Mr Traoré

    Jun 21, 2018 at 9:59 AM
  15. TraDaToR posted a new thread.

    French intern makes 10 M GBP thinking he was on demo...

    And you bet it, he is suing the brokerage...LOL... Only in France.... Kerviel, Iksil and now Traoré...Not at the same level but this one...

    Forum: Wall St. News

    Jun 21, 2018 at 9:55 AM