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Welcome to AlphaCast, the podcast where we dive deep into the world of successful trading and investing and learn from the experts who have managed to create alpha in their portfolios.Join us as we explore the stories and strategies of some of the most accomplished traders, investors, and industry professionals, who will reveal their secrets to generating market-beating returns. In each episode, we'll bring you exclusive insights and valuable knowledge from the people who know best.From hedge fund managers to algorithmic traders, our guests will share their unique perspectives, experiences, and approaches to investing, giving you a front-row seat to the world of alpha generation.Whether you're a seasoned investor looking to refine your skills or a newcomer to the trading world, AlphaCast is the perfect podcast for you. Our conversations will not only educate and inform but also inspire and motivate you to take action and achieve your own investment goals.So don't miss out on this exciting journey into the world of alpha. Subscribe to AlphaCast today and get ready to learn from the best in the business.

AlphaCast Leo Smigel

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Welcome to AlphaCast, the podcast where we dive deep into the world of successful trading and investing and learn from the experts who have managed to create alpha in their portfolios.Join us as we explore the stories and strategies of some of the most accomplished traders, investors, and industry professionals, who will reveal their secrets to generating market-beating returns. In each episode, we'll bring you exclusive insights and valuable knowledge from the people who know best.From hedge fund managers to algorithmic traders, our guests will share their unique perspectives, experiences, and approaches to investing, giving you a front-row seat to the world of alpha generation.Whether you're a seasoned investor looking to refine your skills or a newcomer to the trading world, AlphaCast is the perfect podcast for you. Our conversations will not only educate and inform but also inspire and motivate you to take action and achieve your own investment goals.So don't miss out on this exciting journey into the world of alpha. Subscribe to AlphaCast today and get ready to learn from the best in the business.

    Dr. Tom Starke - From Physics PhD to Quant Trading Virtuoso - Ep.8

    Dr. Tom Starke - From Physics PhD to Quant Trading Virtuoso - Ep.8

    Have you ever wondered what happens when a physics PhD collides with the high-stakes world of algorithmic trading? Join us as Tom, a former academic turned quant trading guru, shares his extraordinary pivot into finance. With a foundation in computer simulations, he has reshaped the stock market landscape using automated strategies, and he's here to peel back the curtain on his journey from skepticism to success. Learn how an analytical mind from the world of science approaches the chaos of t...

    • 49 min
    Goshawk Trades - Trading Whiz Kid - AlphaCast Ep. 7

    Goshawk Trades - Trading Whiz Kid - AlphaCast Ep. 7

    Learn the key insights from experienced algorithmic futures and discretionary small cap stock trader Goshawk Trades about getting started and succeeding with algo trading, shared in this episode of the AlphaCast podcast.In this interview, Goshawk covers:- How he got started with algo trading and his journey so far at age 22- The specifics of several of his profitable futures trading strategies- Tips for robust backtesting and avoiding overfitting- Managing emotions and psychology with algorit...

    • 47 min
    Market Wizard Jason Shapiro - Fading the Herd - AlphaCast Ep. 6

    Market Wizard Jason Shapiro - Fading the Herd - AlphaCast Ep. 6

    Legendary trader Jason Shapiro joins Leo to reveal how he's stayed profitable for over 20 consecutive years. He explains his contrarian approach of fading sentiment and using the commitment of traders data to identify great risk-to-reward trades. A true market wizard shares his secrets.

    • 44 min
    Sunny Harris - Math Ph.D. to Sunny Bands - AlphaCast Ep. 5

    Sunny Harris - Math Ph.D. to Sunny Bands - AlphaCast Ep. 5

    Join your host, Leo, in this illuminating podcast episode as he delves into the intricacies of trading with the extraordinary Sunny Harris, a seasoned trader boasting decades of experience and a dynamic creator of the acclaimed indicator, 'Sunny Bands'.Discover the riveting tale of how Sunny, armed with her PhD in Math, ventured into the realm of trading.As an experienced trader and the mind behind the dynamic Sunny Bands indicator, Sunny imparts invaluable wisdom on the critical aspects of s...

    • 49 min
    Kevin Davey - Champion Futures Algo Trader - AlphaCast Ep. #4 - 2023-04-28

    Kevin Davey - Champion Futures Algo Trader - AlphaCast Ep. #4 - 2023-04-28

    Join Leo in this captivating podcast interview as he dives deep into the world of trading with the exceptional Kevin Davey, a three-time championship futures trader, and algo trading maestro.Uncover the fascinating story of how Kevin transitioned from a factory manager to developing his own trading strategy factory. As a prolific author on algorithmic trading and a mentor to a thriving community of algo traders, Kevin shares valuable insights on the significance of risk management, diver...

    • 1 hr
    Tom Basso - Make Money In All Markets - AlphaCast Ep. #3 - 2023-04-14

    Tom Basso - Make Money In All Markets - AlphaCast Ep. #3 - 2023-04-14

    In this exclusive podcast interview, Leo sits down with legendary trader Tom Basso, known as "Mr. Serenity" for his unique approach to risk management. Discover how Tom got started, his journey from chemical engineer to hedge fund manager, and the importance of understanding risk, diversification, and customizing trading strategies to achieve success in the markets.Tom shares valuable insights on:Attacking various forms of riskPosition sizing in tradingMarket changes and adaptationDesigning e...

    • 56 min

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