43 min

94 The Systematic Investor Series – June 29th, 2020 Top Traders Unplugged

    • Investing

In today’s episode, we discuss David Harding's interview from 2013 with the SEC Historical Society, possible mistakes to avoid in Systematic Investing, if there are any differences between market confidence and the strength of a Trend, thoughts on Excel vs Python, and the importance of preserving capital during bad periods.  We also answer your questions, including: Does the rise of Volatility trading have any effect on the effectiveness of Trend Following strategies?  How is trend strength calculated?

If you would like to leave us a voicemail to play on the show, you can do so here.

Learn more about the Trend Barometer here.

IT's TRUE - most CIO's read 50+ books each year - get your copy of the Ultimate Guide to the Best Investment Books ever written here.

And you can get a free copy of my latest book "The Many Flavors of Trend Following" here.

Send your questions to info@toptradersunplugged.com

Follow Niels & Moritz on Twitter:

@TopTradersLive, and @MoritzSeibert,

And please share this episode with a like-minded friend and leave an honest rating & review on iTunes so more people can discover the podcast.





Episode Summary

0:00 - Intro

1:27 - Weekly review of returns

7:38 - David Harding interview with the SEC

14:44 - Richard Dennis quotes

15:57 - Hedge Nordic magazine article featuring Niels & Rob Carver

18:44 - Question One; Brian: Does the rise of Volatility Trading affect Trend Following strategies?

33:48 - Question Two; Brian: How is Trend Strength calculated?

41:37 - Performance recap

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In today’s episode, we discuss David Harding's interview from 2013 with the SEC Historical Society, possible mistakes to avoid in Systematic Investing, if there are any differences between market confidence and the strength of a Trend, thoughts on Excel vs Python, and the importance of preserving capital during bad periods.  We also answer your questions, including: Does the rise of Volatility trading have any effect on the effectiveness of Trend Following strategies?  How is trend strength calculated?

If you would like to leave us a voicemail to play on the show, you can do so here.

Learn more about the Trend Barometer here.

IT's TRUE - most CIO's read 50+ books each year - get your copy of the Ultimate Guide to the Best Investment Books ever written here.

And you can get a free copy of my latest book "The Many Flavors of Trend Following" here.

Send your questions to info@toptradersunplugged.com

Follow Niels & Moritz on Twitter:

@TopTradersLive, and @MoritzSeibert,

And please share this episode with a like-minded friend and leave an honest rating & review on iTunes so more people can discover the podcast.





Episode Summary

0:00 - Intro

1:27 - Weekly review of returns

7:38 - David Harding interview with the SEC

14:44 - Richard Dennis quotes

15:57 - Hedge Nordic magazine article featuring Niels & Rob Carver

18:44 - Question One; Brian: Does the rise of Volatility Trading affect Trend Following strategies?

33:48 - Question Two; Brian: How is Trend Strength calculated?

41:37 - Performance recap

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43 min

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