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Thomas Stridsman – Trading Systems That Work – Review

At first I was a bit skeptical taking this book to hand because it was published 20 years ago, therefore the title sounds like a book about aged trading strategies that probably don’t work anymore. But since few traders had recommended to read this book I gave it a shot. After reading the introduction, I […]

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Mark Minervini, David Ryan, Dan Zanger, Mark Ritchie II – Momentum Masters – Review

The book published in 2015 is an interview format by Mark Minervini, David Ryan, Dan Zanger and Mark Ritchie II. They are all successful stock traders in America. The participants chose 130 of the most relevant trading related questions asked by other people, to answer them in this project. Mark Minervini was featured in Jack […]

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Rishi K. Narang – Inside the Black Box – Review

A book about quantitative and high frequency trading. Published in 2013, this is the second edition. Rishi Narang talks about the quants, traders who use computerized approach to find alpha strategies to generate returns by systematically selecting and sizing various financial holdings. This book explains the difference between discretionary and systematic trading: what, how and […]

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Van K. Tharp – Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom – Review

First edition of the book was published in 1999, this one is the second edition and was published in 2007. In a quite long foreword already there are several good points about trading. Van Tharp tells how everyone trades his or her beliefs about the market and how his beliefs have changed over the course […]

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Larry Connors – How Markets Really Work – Review

This book was published in 2012. It’s written by Laurence A. Connors and co-authored by Cesar Alvarez who seems to be behind the technology and testing of quant strategies. It is second edition. The first edition was published in 2004. Market edges It starts with an excerpt from their first edition written in 2003 about […]