Despite the fact that the end of floor trading was an industry-wide known inevitability, the announcement came as surprise to those still making a living on the floor who argue it was more personal vendetta than sound business decision.
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How do you take advantage of a flat options skew?
After years of pushing on the same string, divergent central bank policies are creating opportunity and volatility in forex markets.
Currencies from south of the border offer numerous opportunities for traders. Here, we look at the relationship between the U.S. dollar and the Mexican peso, Brazilian and Argentine currencies.
After covering the basics of how to conduct equity curve trading last month,
we explore whether equity curve trading helps or hinders real world trading strategies.
Aroon indicators spot emerging trends and identify trading opportunities by measuring prices changes based on time. Here are some tips for their application.
We examine market volatility and how it cycles in relation to moves in major equity indexes. More important, however, is what implications this may have on our ability to forecast those moves in equity indexes.
Technology & Trading
The trading tools available today are largely shaped by patent law. Here, we assess the current legal landscape for technology and glance toward the future.
While both volatility and implied volatility are commonly understood concepts, the idea of “volatility term structure” is new to many and can be helpful in trading.
Book review of "Being Right or Making Money" by Leslie N. Masonson
Book review of "The New Trading for a Living" by Leslie N. Masonson