-$7b in a week has got to be some kind of record, no?
"The trend is your friend until...
I'm coming out to see you in early Oct.
Maybe you'll teach me how to trade like that.
This one's going to be all about the reaction to the language.
I like the simplicity of this idea.
I wonder if this will cause Victor Niederhoffer to blow out again?
If he's writing options against the baht he's likely to eat a big loss....
the spread wont stay wide for long if these things get any volume b/c market makers wills start to arb them against futs, opts, other etfs, and...
Anyone have annual performance figs for SAC (including max DD, Sharpe, and Sortino)?
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From what I understand Bright's guys use market-making type strategies. Hence the huge volume and small average profits/share.
FWIW, I think...
Ok, I thought we were going to talk about trading, money management, profit factor, drawdowns, etc.
If this is just going to be a flame war where...
Your winning % can't be much higher than 10% if you're using such tight stops. No matter how selective you are about taking signals, you must get...
This is exactly correct.
For better or for worse (you decide) Mckinsey is probably the most sought after job for top tier grads.
It took me 2 years of full-time trading to become consistently profitable, which is far better than average. Average is that you trade for 6...
The NY Times is about the last source I would trust to get this story right. However, even a stopped clock is right twice a day :cool:
I agree but think you've somewhat understated the case.
The majority of guys on ET will lose money over the course of their trading "careers"...
whoa, whao doggie! That's way to much to ask for. JWH will still be running $$ successfuly when most of his detractors are flipping burgers for...
Maybe they should change the name to Marketing Wizards for the next printing, lol.
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