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Amateur networking with alums I reached out to an alum who is the VP of a desk I'm gunning down. He told me to contact him sometime during towards the end of June or early July, however I'm currently traveling and as excited as I was when I had initially received his response, it had totally slipped my mind. Considering... 3 years 10 months
Anyone else on Elitetrader?Just curious. 4 years 3 weeks
Upcoming Foreign Exchange Show on CNBChttp://www.cnbc.com/id/41157529/ This should be interesting. In an increasingly volative market that relies heavily on technicals, I'd love to hear the CNBC commentators make a complete fool of themselves. Then again, they have Dennis Gartman on board. Anyone know how I can stream CNBC live... 4 years 2 months
Bridgewater AssociatesBridgewater has been getting a lot of media attention for all the wrong reasons as of late. As such, I was curious about Bridgewater's trading strategies and the markets that they trade. From the interview, it was quite clear that Ray Dalio uses Global Macro. However, I was in for a surprise- they... 4 years 2 months
Schematic for Investing in Emerging MarketsI'm currently interested in expanding my knowledge with regards investing in emerging markets (China, India, Brazil, Mexico, Korea, Middle East, Russia etc), preferably with a global macro/ top-down approach. Any suggestions on books, sites or blogs that provide specific insight into investing in... 4 years 3 months
Few things put a smile on my face....Part1: http://macro-man.blogspot.com/2011/01/markets-menagerie-part-1.html Part2: http://macro-man.blogspot.com/2011/01/markets-menagerie-part-2.html 4 years 3 months
And you thought zerohedge was oozing with...Surprisingly, this video was posted by a hedge fund manager: http://www.businessinsider.com/damon-vickers-video-2011-1 I found it a bit amusing, but it does have some validity. 4 years 4 months
BNP Paribas promotional videoJust stumbled upon this video: Indian propaganda. ha-larious. 4 years 4 months
CASA Energy- DubaiThanks for the lack of advice. 4 years 4 months

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Hearing back from an interview - what should I do...give it some time and dont fret... 3 months 3 weeks
The First Annual WSO Fantasy Macro League 2014Buy 220 CDH4 (cadusd): Medium term mean-reversion trade as CAD looks highly over-extended. Fiscal drag and obnoxious weather will weaken US data, putting forth fertile grounds to strangle short CAD positions and trigger stops. With non-opec oil supply decreasing, WTI will eventually rebound.... 1 year 4 months
Looking for a Mentor...Send me your resume. 1 year 4 months
The First Annual WSO Fantasy Macro League 2014Count me in as well. 1 year 4 months
Which Canadian Biz School For S&TIs Waterloo the only "go-to" school for S&T? 1 year 4 months
Canadian Grades to GPA?@Senior Peon: 65% translates to 2.0, not 3.0. 75% = 3.0 85% = 4.0 1 year 4 months
Pitching yourself to a Hedge Fund Almost none for discretionary macro... To answer your original question, there is no set path to breaking into a large macro fund, but your originally suggested tactics could likely backfire very badly especially at the firm you listed, although they may work at smaller shops. Ideally, you... 1 year 4 months
Global Macro in Europe vs. U.S.HK and Singapore have the most ruthless hours for macro trading imo 1 year 5 months
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Learning how to trade quantitatively - Where to...The hull book 2 years 4 months