Tag Archive: Lessons

October 25, 2014

“Choking” and Trading

Recently, I attended a lecture by one of the world’ leading performance psychologists, Dr. Sian Beilock. Here is my writeup of the lecture with the implications for investors and traders. http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/choking-and-trading

September 8, 2014

What A Billionaire Can Teach Us About Risk

Howard Marks, the billionaire chairman of Oaktree, has a phenomenal track for creating wealth. He is also known for writing insightful commentary about markets and investing. His recent letter, “Risk Revisited”, stands out as an extraordinary missive on the nature of risk. When read together with his original letter, “Risk”, we can explore many topics […]

July 24, 2014

“Does Your Fund Have A Process?” – Trader’s Magazine

Trader’s Magazine has published the latest in my Hedge Fund Series, entitled “Does Your Hedge Fund Have a Process” http://tradersonline-mag.com/01_ezine/01_traders/en/2014/08/#12   This is a reworked version of an earlier article, which you can read here…   http://howoftrading.com/blog/2013/10/14/hedge-fund-investment-process/    

June 27, 2014

What I Didn’t Learn Working At A Hedge Fund– Trader’s Mag

Trader’s Magazine published my article “What I Didn’t Learn Working At A Hedge Fund”. http://tradersonline-mag.com/01_ezine/01_traders/en/2014/07/index.html#12   This is a reworked version of my article, “What I Didn’t Learn Working At A Hedge Fund”, from my hedge fund series. http://howoftrading.com/blog/2013/07/26/what-i-didnt-learn-working-at-a-hedge-fund/

June 15, 2014

How to Remove Emotions From Your Trading

Traders everywhere want to reduce the role of emotions in their performance. I discuss several ways to remove emotions from your decision-making, including both methodological changes and psychological techniques. http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/how-to-remove-your-emotions-from-trading