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Jack Schwager Market Wizards Lecture

December 8, 2009 | By JackieAnnPatterson | No Comments | Filed in: Classes, Outside Products Reviewed.

 I just watched a video lecture by Jack Swager, author of trading classics Market Wizards and The New Market Wizards.   If you haven’t heard of them, in each book Schwager interviews top traders and picks their brains about trading, the markets, and what made them successful. The reasons these works are revered as classics is not because he gets • Read More »

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Trading System Definition

October 8, 2008 | By jackieannpatterson | No Comments | Filed in: Glossary.

Trading System refers to the whole set of rules, practices, and habits that make up the process of trading.    This includes market selection, portfolio selection, when to trade, which trading strategies to use when, entry signals, exit signals,  sizing, record-keeping, risk management.   The whole enchillada. Extra Insight: Even though I often use the terms interchangably, I think • Read More »

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