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Innovation in Trading terrapinn.com

In this eBook, learn more about the key trends and technologies that are revolutionising the world of trading. More and more traders are beginning to recognise that their traditional strategies just don't work as well...

  • 1 month ago

After years of answering emails filled with questions from newer traders I felt it’s time to set a few things straight. Here’s what it means to really trade for a living (according to me, that is). Continue reading...

  • 8 months ago

With the Senate's recent approval of the House-passed clean debt limit legislation, now might be a good time to define the debt ceiling (aka “debt limit”). The U.S. Treasury...

  • 9 months ago

Tim R. How I increased my success rate

A few tricks I've used over the years that dramatically increase my results. I'd love to hear yours. Thanks for reading, Tim

It’s about that time …You’ve given up on (or broke) your New Year’s resolution(s). Don't worry, you’re not alone. Before you admit defeat, try this. Continue reading...

  • 9 months ago

Matt B. Given the challenge of contango & rapid premium decay & ideal holding period revealed by Dr Howard Bandy, what's your favorite short-term...

Howard Bandy backtested various trading holding periods from 1 hour to 1 year using a host of different trading strategies & found that by far the most profitable time to hold when max drawdown was considered was 1 day....

  • 10 months ago

It’s almost a new year! Time for a fresh start! It’s time to reflect back on the things we’ve accomplished this year and set goals for 2014. Here are the exercises I go through at the end of each year. Continue reading...

  • 11 months ago

Caroline H. Interesting excerpt by David Aronson of Hood River Research on statistically sound machine learning for algorithmic trading

http://blogs.terrapinn.com/total-trading/2013/11/07/download-david-aronson-hood-river-research-statistically-sound-machine-learning-algorithmic-trading/

David Aronson, President of Hood River Research, kindly provided this excerpt from his book, ‘Statistically Sound Machine Learning for Algorithmic...

  • November 8, 2013

Small cap companies that pay a significant dividend are few and far between. These companies have an ex date (the date by which you need to own the company to receive the...

  • November 3, 2013

The Metrixx Fair Value Liquidity Indicator shows that on Friday the December euro FX futures contract rallied most of the day setting weekly highs before giving up a significant portion of its...

  • October 28, 2013

The human brain is an amazing tool, but our brains are only as sharp as the content we fuel it with. Here are 5 exercises you can do to strengthen your brain. Continue reading...

  • October 11, 2013