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Three Steps to (Trading) Heaven

Today I noticed in one of my model “better spread betting” accounts that three positions in the same stock (Punch Taverns) had stopped out for modest profits, as shown here: Although profitable, I don’t regard this as a good result. Not only because of the small amounts involved, but also because of the fact that […]

Spread Betting Pays Dividends

I’m pretty sure I’ve used the headline “Spread Betting Pays Dividends” before; if not on a blog post then on an article that I published somewhere. But it nicely sums up what I have to say… so if it ain’t broke, I won’t fix it. When I say that “spread betting pays dividends” I mean […]

High Performance Trading (with Steve Ward and InterTrader)

I wonder what you got for Christmas? A surprise present that arrived for me just before Christmas was a copy of Steve Ward’s book High Performance Trading, courtesy of InterTrader. It’s fortunate — and more than a little surprising — that I didn’t already own a copy of this book, because I was well aware […]