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Calculated Bets

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Review Calculated Bets: Computers, Gambling, and Mathematical Modeling to Win  by STEVEN SKIENA Description Mathematics behind gambling systems – this is what Calculated Bets expose. A computer scientist and gambling enthusiast, Steven Skiena bares his discoveries and explorations in using computer simulations as well as modeling techniques to scientifically predict the results of jai-alai games resulting in an increased stake …

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The Research Driven Investor

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Review The Research Driven Investor: How to Use Information, Data and Analysis for Investment Success  by TIMOTHY HAYES Description Author Timothy Hayes’ “The Research Driven Investor” acts as a strategy guide and walkthrough for investors and analysts on how to use their acquired data and information in order to properly use it to its most profitable extent, from the construction …

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Black Edge : Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street by Sheelah Kolhatkar

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Description Author Sheelah Kolhatkar’s “Black Edge: Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street,” tells the riveting tale of Steven A. Cohen – a trader of legendary status and his hedge fund called SAC Capital. However, it wasn’t long when his reputation, including that of SAC Capital, became the subject of …

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The Daily trading Coach: 101 Lessons For Becoming Your Own Trading Psychologist

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DESCRIPTION  As trading involves financial activity, a trader automatically becomes an entrepreneur. And conforming to the commonly practiced norm within the industry, a starting business feeds on the strengths of its founding fathers. A starting career means that it is still dependent on the assets, personal, and financial capability of the one who established it: the trader. As this kind …

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Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits and Other Writings BY PHILIP A. FISHER (Author), KENNETH L. FISHER (Introduction)

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About the book Warren Buffet calls Philip Fisher among the most influential traders of all time, especially since the publication of his classic book. His philosophies and principles in investing introduced to the market more than forty years ago still prove to be as beneficial today. In this second edition, Philip’s son, Kenneth Fisher, continues his father’s footsteps and incorporates …

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Quantitative Trading Systems: Practical Methods for Design, Testing, and Validation BY DR. HOWARD B BANDY

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About the book This book discusses the processes behind the construction of trading systems and what makes it flop or succeed. It examines techniques and explains in great detail how these can be beneficial to developing trading systems that result to profit.  The author recounts how some presumably successful and profitable trading systems failed in real-life trading. This failure may …

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Encyclopedia of Chart Patterns by Thomas Bulkowski

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Description Trading has been made more convenient and opportunistic through the utilization of various tools and instruments that signal key market conditions. But hundreds of tools are available in the market for traders to maximize. To help you learn each of them and familiarize yourself with each tool and how it works, Thomas Bulkowski has made it easy for you. …

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Quantitative Trading: How to Build Your Own Algorithmic Trading Business by Ernest Chan

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Description The trading market is comprised of institutional traders and independent traders. It is no secret that institutional traders greatly impact and drive market prices. When they put their game on another level by developing algorithmic trading systems, can the independent traders keep up and put up a challenge against the giants? The answer to that question lies deep in …

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Building Winning Algorithmic Trading Systems: A Trader’s Journey From Data Mining to Monte Carlo Simulation to Live Trading (Wiley Trading)

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DESCRIPTION It only takes a system to rake in insurmountable profit, and this authoritative guide shares the prerequisites in developing trading systems capable of such. Critically-acclaimed professional trader Kevin Davey explained and demonstrated a systematic process composed of idea validation and generation, entry and exit placements, system mock-ups, and live trading implementation. All of which are necessary to produce a …

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One Good Trade: Inside the Highly Competitive World of Proprietary Trading (Wiley Trading Book 454) BY MIKE BELLAFIORE

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About the book Bellafiore discusses the strategies and principles he used when he was conquering the most difficult markets in trading. He shares these techniques to the readers and talks about how these techniques were taught to a group of traders at the trading firm he co-founded. Bellafiore shares how his firm works on the inside and why traders fail …