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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... 4 years 7 months
Anyone else on Elitetrader?Just curious. 4 years 9 months
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 11 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 11 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 11 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 5 years 13 hours
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. 5 years 2 weeks
BNP Paribas promotional videoJust stumbled upon this video: Indian propaganda. ha-larious. 5 years 2 weeks
CASA Energy- DubaiThanks for the lack of advice. 5 years 3 weeks

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give it some time and dont fret...give it some time and dont fret... 1 year 4 days
Buy 220 CDH4 (cadusd): Medium term mean-reversion...Buy 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.... 2 years 4 weeks
Send me your resume.Send me your resume. 2 years 1 month
Count me in as well. Count me in as well. 2 years 1 month
Is Waterloo the only "go-to" school for S&T?Is Waterloo the only "go-to" school for S&T? 2 years 1 month
@Senior Peon: 65% translates to 2.0, not 3.0. 75...@Senior Peon: 65% translates to 2.0, not 3.0. 75% = 3.0 85% = 4.0 2 years 1 month
Almost none for discretionary macro... To answer...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... 2 years 1 month
HK and Singapore have the most ruthless hours for...HK and Singapore have the most ruthless hours for macro trading imo 2 years 1 month
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The hull bookThe hull book 3 years 4 weeks
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