Author: Bruce Bower

July 29, 2012

How to Become One With Your Trading System

We’ve all heard the sad excuses after a bad run. The lame rationalizations. “I know it was through my stop, but I thought that it would come back”. “Yes, I saw the signal, but I just didn’t believe it” “I don’t know, I just froze” When someone is struggling, one way to lessen the pain […]

July 23, 2012

How To Tell If A Trading Book Is Useful

A thought piece on trading books, and how to tell if one is useful

July 7, 2012

What Is The Best Preparation To Be A Trader?

Thoughts on the best preparation to be a trader

May 21, 2012

“Et Tu, Bruno?”– Lessons for Traders from JP Morgan’s Recent Loss

Following the harpooning of the “London Whale” — Some thoughts on the situation that led JP Morgan to report a several billion dollar loss.

May 15, 2012

How to Bounce Back From Failure in Trading

How to Bounce Back From Failure in Trading. Based on my experiences with trading ups and downs, I offer some thoughts on how to bounce back from failure in trading My Trading Failure Stories: