In the loud, type A personality world of futures trading, Bill Eckhardt stands out from the crowd. If he were a football coach, he would be Bill Walsh, the quiet genius amid the screaming masses
Some analysts have speculated that automated algorithms that scan headlines may have been responsible for the quick 140-point drop in the Dow Jones Industrial Average on April 23.
Warren Buffett is known for his quote, “Be Fearful When Others Are Greedy and Greedy When Others Are Fearful.” It has been cited so many times by so many people that you would think its underlying logic would be ingrained into the U.S. investors’ psyche but markets are irrational because people are irrational
Elizabeth Cheval, founder and chairman of EMC Capital, died of a brain aneurism on March 9 while in China for business. The sadness upon hearing of Liz’s death went viral across the business.
It’s the time of year for taking stock, making resolutions and then looking ahead to the next 12 months. Before turning the page on 2012 for good, we took a look back at our most popular stories of the year.
Whatever your experience, trading well begins with a proper understanding of your strategy performance report.
William Eckhardt talks about the tension between optimization and curve-fitting
Managed futures had a strong performance in 2010, though they got off to a rough start. More impressively, assets under management grew despite a stellar year for equities, indicating the industry may have passed a milestone
Tom Shanks has learned a lot from the masters, the most important lesson being that he must continue to learn and improve
In addition to the work of Edwards, Magee, Livermore and the others mentioned in last month’s article, the 1930s and 40s saw several other advances relating to the theory and evidence for trend