What sorts of errors did a young trader like myself make earlier in his career? All of the usual – i.e., expensive – ones. A short list of my mistakes looks something like this:
Traders have a busy week of economic reports next week including the December FOMC meeting, CPI readings and a number of housing reports.
An investor bought $5.12 million in call options that will be profitable if the Chicago Board Options Exchange Volatility Index jumps at least 50 percent in the next four months.
CFTC Commissioner Mark P. Wetjen is poised to be voted acting chairman of the top U.S. derivatives regulator within days.