Described as secretive even by family and friends, Kovner is perhaps one of the least known New York City billionaires outside of professional circles. New York magazine refers to Bruce Kovner as the most powerful New Yorker you’ve never heard of.
How do some traders amass millions of dollars in a year… or sometimes in weeks? Are they simply lucky or masters of a priceless witchcraft that allows only a few players to become fantastically wealthy?
There is no holy grail to trading success. The methodologies employed by the book Market Wizards cover the entire spectrum from purely technical to purely fundamental – and everything in between.
Mark Douglas’ book Trading in the Zone is an exhaustive examination of the trials that we face when we take up the challenge of becoming a successful trader. To the novice, the only concern appears to be to find a way to make money. Once reality sets in and this neophyte starts to understand the hard […]
Recently, while traveling through the Northwest, I had the opportunity to share coffee with Jane and talk with her about algorithmic trading and systems development. We discussed at length the trials and tribulations of our respective trading journeys. She suggested that it might be an interesting post to hear from a member as to […]