Wed, 25 October 2017
John Grady is an independent futures trader from Florida, who primarily trades Treasury bonds. His trading is purely discretionary, based upon his read of order flow. Essentially, he’s a scalper.
Throughout this episode we talk all things order flow; the basics, the value of an order book, some of John’s trading methods, order types and managing positions, how to build skill at reading order flow, as well as, the impact of HFT and what’s commonly known as spoofing.
Direct download: 148__John_Grady__The_order_bookwhat_traders_must_know_about_supply_and_demand.mp3
Category:trading -- posted at: 8:22pm EDT
Wed, 18 October 2017
Dr Thomas Starke is a Physics PhD who once designed microchips, worked as an engineer for Rolls Royce and lectured at University of Oxford, before applying his know-how of modelling to financial markets…
As a trader, Thomas has contracted to various funds and up until recently, he was a Quantitative Developer at a well-regarded Sydney prop trading firm.
Thomas was great to chat with—not only did we talk about things related to quant trading, strategy development and robustness, but also his infatuation with disruptive technologies; artificial intelligence and quantum computing.
Direct download: 147__Dr_Thomas_Starke__Detective_work_leading_to_viable_trading_strategies_and_the_rise_of_AI.mp3
Category:trading -- posted at: 9:08pm EDT
Wed, 11 October 2017
On this episode, I’m joined by three traders from a data-driven, options trading, performance based fund, Blackpier Capital…
Ryan Moffett, the Lead Investment Manager—and a prior guest on Episode 83. Tyler Michalove, who plays a key role in trade execution. And Wayne Klump, who heads up research and strategy development.
We discuss mentoring, the benefits of working in a team, the upside to trading options, the unique edges which can be gained from the multiple dimensions inherent to options, an example of how options could potentially improve an existing strategy and plenty more.
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Direct download: 146__Ryan_Moffett_Tyler_Micalove__Wayne_Klump__When_trading_becomes_a_team_sport....mp3
Category:trading -- posted at: 7:24pm EDT
Wed, 4 October 2017
Here’s the first episode in the history of Chat With Traders podcast, where I don’t have a guest with me. That’s because, this episode is the recording of a talk I gave at Noosapalooza 2017—a trading conference hosted by Nick Radge, here in Australia.
Throughout the talk I pull upon many lessons and snippets of wisdom which have been learned through conversations here on this podcast. So, I’ve appropriately titled the talk; Six Ways to Emulate Talented Traders…
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Direct download: 145__Aaron_Fifield__Six_ways_to_emulate_talented_traders.mp3
Category:trading -- posted at: 9:24pm EDT