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  1. trader99 liked Handle123's post in the thread How did you feel with your first +$1000 day in trading profits?.

    I normally don't remember much of anything good that comes along --ever bout money, and only reason I remember my first $10,000 plus day...

    Apr 22, 2018 at 9:21 PM
  2. trader99 liked Xela's post in the thread How did you feel with your first +$1000 day in trading profits?.

    Hi Al, sorry for the ambiguity. I meant real trades with a funded account, in that sentence ... they were tiny trades, just spot forex...

    Apr 22, 2018 at 9:16 PM
  3. trader99 liked Xela's post in the thread How did you feel with your first +$1000 day in trading profits?.

    I hope I don't sound churlish and critical - that isn't my intention, here. Since seeing your thread started off, yesterday, I've been...

    Apr 22, 2018 at 9:00 PM
  4. trader99 liked dealmaker's post in the thread Part time from home to CIO of institutionally backed hedge fund.

    Taking the Long Road with Volatility | Chris Cole Real Vision Video [MEDIA] 1) exponentially grew a small amount during credit crisis...

    Apr 19, 2018 at 10:16 PM
  5. trader99 posted a new thread.

    Hedge funds' "star traders" to be booted out of limelight in favour of AI

    Just posting news! It's NOT me. Just saw an interesting headline and posting it here....

    Forum: Wall St. News

    Apr 18, 2018 at 10:59 PM
  6. trader99 replied to the thread I was a senior trader. Now I’m a programmer. Here’s why.

    It's a trial run. In any random sample you can get high win rate. But it doesn't mean shit as I found out if one trade can and does wipe...

    Apr 18, 2018 at 10:01 PM
  7. trader99 liked digitalnomad's post in the thread I was a senior trader. Now I’m a programmer. Here’s why.

    Please be serious. Your insulting our intelligence (at least mine) :)

    Apr 18, 2018 at 10:00 PM
  8. trader99 liked snowman80's post in the thread I was a senior trader. Now I’m a programmer. Here’s why.

    high win rate is usually an indication of holding positions past appropriate stop loss levels. that practice always ends in one trade...

    Apr 18, 2018 at 9:01 PM
  9. trader99 replied to the thread Wall Street banker scolds employees. "Only 11 of you are at your desks!" At 12:30am..

    That's why many Wall Streeters went and are going to tech and startups with a more relaxed culture. Life is short.

    Apr 18, 2018 at 7:30 PM
  10. trader99 liked qxr1011's post in the thread Wall Street banker scolds employees. "Only 11 of you are at your desks!" At 12:30am..

    150k in NYC - peanuts and people selling their soul for much less... wall street pays much more than 150k,... much more... but for...

    Apr 18, 2018 at 7:24 PM
  11. trader99 replied to the thread I was a senior trader. Now I’m a programmer. Here’s why.

    I said i-banks. When I say banks I meant i-banks. Sorry for the confusion. Commercial banking was never on my mind. Anyhow, what you...

    Apr 18, 2018 at 6:23 PM
  12. trader99 replied to the thread I was a senior trader. Now I’m a programmer. Here’s why.

    Xela, You said it best. I should NOT use "timeframe's risk-management parameter in another timeframe's trade"! Win rate is a useless...

    Apr 18, 2018 at 11:09 AM
  13. trader99 liked Xela's post in the thread I was a senior trader. Now I’m a programmer. Here’s why.

    Exactly so ... specifically, you shouldn't substitute another horse half-way through a race on the track for which one horse had...

    Apr 18, 2018 at 10:56 AM
  14. trader99 liked digitalnomad's post in the thread I was a senior trader. Now I’m a programmer. Here’s why.

    This is quite true. A level of user input will always be needed. No perfect black boxes here. You’ll find those in fantasyland. In...

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  15. trader99 replied to the thread I was a senior trader. Now I’m a programmer. Here’s why.

    GS built most of their systems in-house. Depending on the systems, they sometimes buy from outside vendors. Other banks might do it...

    Apr 18, 2018 at 10:27 AM