Market Psychology

Market psychology is different than trader psychology. Different in that the former is the summation of the latter. Said otherwise, the trader psychology for all participants, when combined, creates a market psychology. One constant throughout the history of the capital markets is that of psychology.  Market psychology is the basis for chart patterns for example.…
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Improving Performance

I recently made a minor change, improving performance in my bond system. Very minor, but the protocol used to determine whether to implement this change was anything but. Every day I come up with some idea to test. Some conditional statement, rule, you name it in hopes of finding performance. Like a scientist in the lab,…
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Professional Trader

If someone tells you they play a professional sport, you can quickly decipher whether they are telling the truth or not. Simply google their name and see who they played for. There's no hiding from reality. There's no "BS" to use for marketing purposes. This is not the case when it comes to trading. Anyone…
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The Benefits Of Low Trade Frequency

On the surface some may hear the words low trade frequency and shy away immediately. After all trading is supposed to be fun, exciting, a seat of your pants moment. Not some boring, mundane, low frequency approach, your grandparents used back in the day. As someone who focuses more on low frequency strategies I will…
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