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Trading Homework for Trade-date Tuesday August 20th 2019

A “quiet” day in the markets yesterday (Monday) with all the stock indicies staging a quiet rally towards resistance. On most other days it would be called a volatile day but compared to last week’s fireworks it just felt quiet. I guess it is August after-all… Commentary GC: Pushing down to the lower end of…

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New Toy: Neo Smart Pen

A few months ago I had my first encounter with the Neo Smart Pen at a B8ta popup shop in a nearby mall in Chicago....
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Massive Opportunity Still Exists In The WordPress Space

So why are VC's not looking? WordPress is probably the most underrated and overlooked opportunity in the software world right now. In an age of...
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Battered & Bruised: Systems Trading School of Hard Knocks

Something I dug up from my email archives today... This article was written in 2008 for SFO Magazine - a now defunct trading-related magazine. But...
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Me – The Rogue Project Manager

Sometimes I get involved in project management. So if you have a technology project that is in trouble, there's a good chance I can help...

Investment Themes For The Next 5 Years

This is a simple article that answers the question "what are the most promising investment themes over the next 5-10 years? " For me, the...
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The Impact Of Systems

This article was published in August 2007 in SFO Magazine (now defunct). The original published article has been lost with the shutdown of SFO Mag...


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System Traders: Don’t Just Overcome Obstacles, Curtail Them

Many traders think that simply creating a profitable trading system is all that is necessary to be successful at mechanical trading. Those traders are wrong. Assembling a portfolio of profitable trading systems is just half of the battle. The other half involves executing and monitoring the systems. Therefore, the success of any mechanical trading program depends heavily on execution environment in which a trading program is conducted.


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