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SBUX-GMCRmerger arb, event-driven guys: what do you think of Starbucks/Green Mountain today? curious about your take because this out of my area of expertise 4 years 11 months
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Working9-5: I deal with merger arbitrage on a...[quote=Working9-5]I deal with merger arbitrage on a regular basis. PS: You've recieved a shitload of qualified responders in a short time. You better bring it.[/quote] ain't nothin' that gets the sharks circling faster than a whiff of free money. if he is merely earning negative skew i am... 2 years 4 days
Actual arbitrage or "arbitrage"Actual arbitrage or "arbitrage" 2 years 4 days
Keeping positions on for this week, thanks!Keeping positions on for this week, thanks! 2 years 1 week
ah so you mean positively skewed returns....yes,...ah so you mean positively skewed returns....yes, it's a pleasant alternative to insurance-writing/merger arbitrage style return distributions 2 years 2 weeks
Macro Arbitrage: http://www.automated-trading-...[quote=Macro Arbitrage]http://www.automated-trading-system.com/turtles-just-lucky/ Until about a year ago, I held trend following strategies in very high regard due to their long vol payoff profile which seemed interesting to me given that I only became interested in markets after the revelations... 2 years 2 weeks
Nothing wrong with surfing trends.... before the...Nothing wrong with surfing trends.... before the last three years it was a wildly successful strategy! 2 years 2 weeks
Trades, week 2: Short 2,500 W H4 (CBT Mar '14...Trades, week 2: Short 2,500 W H4 (CBT Mar '14 Wheat) Adding to my position from my week, same rationale. Long 1,250 LC G4 (CME Feb '13 Live Cattle) Adding to my position from last week, same rationale. Time to ride various forms of momentum to my grisly death! 2 years 3 weeks
Trade 1: Short 17 contracts of W H4 (CBT March '...Trade 1: Short 17 contracts of W H4 (CBT March '14 Wheat). Came up as a strong short candidate based on a profitable time-series (across about 50 Equity Index + FICC contracts) and cross-sectional (within the DJUBS commodities universe) momentum signal, and has not suffered a significant recent... 2 years 3 weeks
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