Sunday saw the mid point of our current Mentor Program – at this gathering I get up and drone on about my philosophy of the trading world. One of the points I try to get across is the notion that activity does not equal profitability and that intriguingly the main motivation for trading for a…Details
Bloomberg.…How do you sell the technology company you founded for $1.8 billion and five years later file for personal bankruptcy? For Halsey Minor, it may have been a fascination with houses, hotels, horses and art. Minor, 47, who sold CNET Networks Inc. (3549162Q) to CBS Corp. (CBS) in 2008, says he owes as much as $100 million…Details
Tomorrow I begin my section of the mentor program and i thought it would be valuable to post up the best trading psychology video I have come across. This will serve the new mentorees well in their dealings with me and will change the course of their trading and their lives dramatically.
Recently, I have seen some YTD returns and thought I would collate some of the more interesting ones into a dodgy table. The stand out performer is undoubtedly the Nikkei. Its amazing what you can do to an index when you attempt to do at least something to address inter generational economic problems. From my…Details
I am not a macro investor by any sense of the word but I always find Hugh Hendry interesting.
Why am I reminded of the expression that you cannot take the South out of the Southerner. As always seems to be the case the evidence doest fit with the anecdote. See here and here There is a lot more going on than women simply not being able to do it because they have babies.Details
Over the years there has developed a belief that people in more developed and richer countries were no happier than their counterparts in poorer less developed countries. Turns out this is not true, it seems that the old adage that you can never be too rich, too good looking or too smart has a ring…Details
A remarkably uplifting young man.