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Isaiah_53_5 πŸ’ŽπŸ™ŒπŸ’ŽπŸ™ŒπŸ’Ž, what's your opinion? Comment below:

I think the suicide rate is higher in trading due to the high volatility in some positions.Β 

"If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them." - Bruce Lee

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mech60, what's your opinion? Comment below:

I think it is more frequent in financial services generally, not just in IB. Purely from memory I believe it was worse a few years ago, better now?
https://www.ecnmy.org/engage/why-do-so-many-men-in-the-financial-sector-commit-suicide/

Growing up in a culture where (teenage) suicide was very common, I found the overall situation improved after work life began for me.

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Isaiah_53_5 πŸ’ŽπŸ™ŒπŸ’ŽπŸ™ŒπŸ’Ž, what's your opinion? Comment below:

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"If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them." - Bruce Lee

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