WSO is happy to announce a new partnership with Jared Dillian, former head The Daily Dirtnap. WSO readers qualify for a $100 discount from Jared's daily market newsletter...just email email@example.com and mention "WSO Monkey Discount." You can follow Jared on twitter at @dailydirtnaptrader at Lehman, author of Street Freak and
Every month (starting tomorrow), we will get one sneak peak into his popular market newsletter and hear from Jared on another topic of our choosing. We hope you enjoy his writing as much as we do here at WSO.
More info on the Daily Dirtnap below, but as an intro to Jared, we thought it would be best to replay the interview Eddie had with Jared a few months ago right here on WSO:
Jared worked for Lehman Brothers from 2001 until their collapse in 2008, and he has a story like no other. He doesn't use the word "madness" in the title casually; he actually suffers bipolar disorder and developed OCD while working as head of for Lehman. Seriously, stop what you're doing and go read this book. Here's why:
Street Freak was named Businessweek's #1 General Business book of 2011 Street Freak: A Memoir of Money and Madness.
The Daily Dirtnap is a market newsletter for professional investors.
From his website:
Q: what will i receive with this subscription?
A: you'll get eleven months of market commentary, at least one piece for every business day, or about 225 days. but you will probably get much more than that. when you subscribe, you will join a fraternity of people who love markets, love to think about them, to talk about them, and to have fun.
Q: what are your strengths?
A: ETFs, indices, programs, liquidity, rates, currencies, and macro. and i am the czar of market psychology.
For more info about the dailydirtnap, visit dailydirtnap.com