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Better System Trader

If you’re looking for inspiration, motivation and practical advice on improving your trading results, Better System Trader delivers every week. Each episode brings you an expert trader who shares their own story, along with the steps, both good and bad, that they’ve taken on their path to success. With a focus on actionable insights, the tips and tricks used by the experts contain loads of value, providing you with insanely practical tips and tools you can start using TODAY. Improve your trading with Better System Trader.
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Now displaying: May, 2021
May 26, 2021

David Bean from Capstone Trading Systems joins us to share tips and techniques to manage multiple trading strategies, including:

  • When to start trading a strategy live (the answer may not be what you think!),
  • Why you should learn to love “ugly equity curves”,
  • Watching the markets for trading ideas,
  • Identifying patterns and cycles in portfolio drawdown,
  • Why you should consider correlation based on methodology instead of typical correlation measurements, plus
  • Patterns vs optimization, single idea strategies, market truths, retesting failed patterns, low frequency trading strategies and much more.

 

May 12, 2021

Adam Grimes from Talon Advisors discusses why trading can be so challenging and what to do about it, including:

  • Why it can be so hard to learn from the markets,
  • The dangers of doing stupid things in the markets that generate a good outcome,
  • Random price movements and finding more predictable moments,
  • Why having success outside of the markets doesn’t guarantee you’ll be a good trader,
  • Trading psychology and interacting with randomness,
  • Adapting to uncertainty and mispricing risk,
  • Deliberate practise, Algo vs discretionary trading, when to stop trading a system, new events, out of sample date, how far to backtest and forward test before going live and much more.
May 5, 2021

Algorithmic trader Kevin Davey discusses the sneaky tactics trading scammers use to trick people and how you can spot a fraud and protect yourself, including:

  • How to check if testimonials are real,
  • Some simple ways to tell if a trader really is trading live as they claim,
  • How to spot fake trading strategies,
  • Trading gurus who report unrealistic returns and flaunt fake wealth,
  • Websites you can use to check if trading educators are scammers,
  • Why teach if you can trade,
  • Fake trendlines and cherry-picked examples for books,
  • Plus, Paypal refunds, money back guarantees, audited trading records, realistic rates of return, reputable trading educators, the old hedge fund trader/caravan park scam, and much more.

 

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