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Top Traders Unplugged is created for you, the investor, trader or research analyst. If you are looking to take your manager due diligence or investment career to the next level, Niels Kaastrup-Larsen delivers the information you just don’t want to miss. Just like the Market Wizard books brought some of the greatest traders to light in the 80's, Top Traders Unplugged brings to you engaging conversations with legends like Winton Capital's David Harding, Turtle Mentor Richard Dennis, Jerry Parker, Bill Dunn's protege Marty Bergin, Carrie Lo of CalSTRS, Marty Lueck of Aspect Capital and many more. Learn from their experiences, their successes, and their failures. Hear their views on investing, portfolio construction, risk management, research, how to handle the emotional roller coaster and what it takes to become successful and a market wizard. Each episode ends with unexpected questions and advice that will help you take the next leap in your journey.

Top Traders Unplugged is created for you, the investor, trader or research analyst. If you are looking to take your manager due diligence or investment career to the next level, Niels Kaastrup-Larsen delivers the information you just don’t want to miss. Just like the Market Wizard books brought some of the greatest traders to light in the 80's, Top Traders Unplugged brings to you engaging conversations with legends like Winton Capital's David Harding, Turtle Mentor Richard Dennis, Jerry Parker, Bill Dunn's protege Marty Bergin, Carrie Lo of CalSTRS, Marty Lueck of Aspect Capital and many more. Learn from their experiences, their successes, and their failures. Hear their views on investing, portfolio construction, risk management, research, how to handle the emotional roller coaster and what it takes to become successful and a market wizard. Each episode ends with unexpected questions and advice that will help you take the next leap in your journey.
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Top Traders Unplugged is created for you, the investor, trader or research analyst. If you are looking to take your manager due diligence or investment career to the next level, Niels Kaastrup-Larsen delivers the information you just don’t want to miss. Just like the Market Wizard books brought some of the greatest traders to light in the 80's, Top Traders Unplugged brings to you engaging conversations with legends like Winton Capital's David Harding, Turtle Mentor Richard Dennis, Jerry Parker, Bill Dunn's protege Marty Bergin, Carrie Lo of CalSTRS, Marty Lueck of Aspect Capital and many more. Learn from their experiences, their successes, and their failures. Hear their views on investing, portfolio construction, risk management, research, how to handle the emotional roller coaster and what it takes to become successful and a market wizard. Each episode ends with unexpected questions and advice that will help you take the next leap in your journey.

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Episodes

Best of TTU – From Discretionary Trading to a Systematic Approach

12/11/2018
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At the very beginning of my podcasting career, I had a great conversation with Mike Dever covering many trading related topics, one of which were the different approaches to trading. And there was One segment I really liked in particular, and which I would like to share with you today. It was a segment where Mike shared his own systematic approach to trading and as you listen to it, we need to keep in mind that Mike was not always a systematic trader. If you would like to listen to the full...

Duration:00:11:21

13 The Systematic Investor Series – December 9th, 2018

12/9/2018
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It’s a great privilege for me to invite you in behind the scenes of what the conversation between some of my favorite systematic investors is like. Jerry Parker, Moritz Seibert and I get on a “call” each week to discuss the events that took place through the lens of a Systematic Investor and how the trading strategies we work with are reacting.

Duration:00:52:03

17 Top Traders Round Table with James Koutolas, Tim McCourt, and Roy Niederhoffer – 2of2

12/5/2018
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"I would say that 90% of the people I've talked to that have made investments have actually used the term 'picks and shovels', and I'm starting to worry about whether the picks and shovels trade is the crowded trade, not the crypto trade." - Roy Niederhoffer (Tweet) Welcome to Top Traders Round Table, a podcast series on managed futures brought to you by CME Group where guest host Chris Solarz continues his conversation with Tim McCourt, the Global Head of Equity Index and Alternative...

Duration:00:35:35

12 The Systematic Investor Series – December 3rd, 2018

12/3/2018
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It’s a great privilege for me to invite you in behind the scenes of what the conversation between some of my favorite systematic investors is like. Jerry Parker, Moritz Seibert and I get on a “call” each week to discuss the events that took place through the lens of a Systematic Investor and how the trading strategies we work with are reacting.

Duration:00:59:58

16 Top Traders Round Table with James Koutolas, Tim McCourt, and Roy Niederhoffer – 1of2

11/29/2018
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"The reason that I'm so bullish on crypto is that it's the first fixed supply asset that has ever existed in human history, with all of the characteristics of money, but without the vice of overcreation, which has happened 100% of the time in human history." - Roy Niederhoffer (Tweet) Welcome to Top Traders Round Table, a podcast series on managed futures brought to you by CME Group. On today's episode, guest host Chris Solarz speaks with Tim McCourt, the Global Head of Equity Index and...

Duration:00:35:06

11 The Systematic Investor Series – November 26th, 2018

11/26/2018
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It’s a great privilege for me to invite you in behind the scenes of what the conversation between some of my favorite systematic investors is like. Jerry Parker, Moritz Seibert and I get on a “call” each week to discuss the events that took place through the lens of a Systematic Investor and how the trading strategies we work with are reacting.

Duration:01:16:14

109 Risk Mitigation Whilst Trading Exotic Markets with Doug Greenig of Florin Court Capital – 2of2

11/21/2018
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"What is your edge? Why do you think you have it? Why do you think it will persist?" (Tweet) Moritz Seibert and I continue our conversation with Doug Greenig, talking about the many different ways risk can manifest in your firm, how best to minimize it, and why building a strong team is one of the most important elements in staying ahead in the trend following space. Listen in to learn the many benefits of getting into exotic markets, how to best manage your risk, and what all investors...

Duration:00:36:16

10 The Systematic Investor Series – November 17th, 2018

11/17/2018
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It’s a great privilege for me to invite you in behind the scenes of what the conversation between some of my favorite systematic investors is like. Jerry Parker, Moritz Seibert and I get on a “call” each week to discuss the events that took place through the lens of a Systematic Investor and how the trading strategies we work with are reacting.

Duration:01:02:12

108 Why Trade in Exotic Markets with Doug Greenig of Florin Court Capital – 1of2

11/15/2018
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"My background really is in fixed income quant and macro and I have a pretty good grounding in discretionary trading, but I've been moving in a more systematic direction for a number of years." (Tweet) Today on Top Traders Unplugged, I'm joined by my cohost Moritz Seibert to speak with Doug Greenig, the Founder, CEO, and CIO at Florin Court Capital. Doug's early experiences in economics at Princeton and UC Berkeley helped kick off his career in finance, and his work at BARRA in Berkeley...

Duration:00:39:36

09 The Systematic Investor Series – November 12th, 2018

11/12/2018
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It’s a great privilege for me to invite you in behind the scenes of what the conversation between some of my favorite systematic investors is like. Jerry Parker, Moritz Seibert and I get on a “call” each week to discuss the events that took place through the lens of a Systematic Investor and how the trading strategies we work with are reacting.

Duration:00:52:18

Best of TTU – Defining Risk

11/7/2018
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During a conversation I had with expert Bill Dreiss, we discussed many topics, all with great value. One part in particular I found really interesting, and which I would like to share with you, was when I asked Bill how he defines risk. If you would like to l know what Bill said then read on! If you would like to listen to the full conversation just go click here. How Bill Dreiss Defines Risk Niels: Let’s shift gears to a very important topic namely risk management. How do you define risk? I...

Duration:00:08:11

08 The Systematic Investor Series – November 5th, 2018

11/5/2018
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It’s a great privilege for me to invite you in behind the scenes of what the conversation between some of my favorite systematic investors is like. Jerry Parker, Moritz Seibert and I get on a “call” each week to discuss the events that took place through the lens of a Systematic Investor and how the trading strategies we work with are reacting.

Duration:01:07:42

Best of TTU – Turtle Trader Takeaways

10/31/2018
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It’s not often you get to sit down with a Turtle, let alone the father of the Turtle Experiment, and when I do I find it fascinating learning about the different experiences and outcomes that emerged from what really can be boiled down to 2 to 3 weeks of training in how to use trading rules to make money in the markets. What was truly unique about the conversation I want to share a few key takeaways from today, is that Richard Dennis was joined by two of his Turtles, namely Jerry Parker and...

Duration:00:09:11

07 The Systematic Investor Series – October 29th, 2018

10/29/2018
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It’s a great privilege for me to invite you in behind the scenes of what the conversation between some of my favorite systematic investors is like. Jerry Parker, Moritz Seibert and I get on a “call” each week to discuss the events that took place through the lens of a Systematic Investor and how the trading strategies we work with are reacting.

Duration:01:04:23

Best of TTU – Identifying the Right Parameter Set

10/24/2018
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In any systematic trading strategy choosing the right combination of parameters for your model or approach is critical. So today, I wanted to share a valuable takeaway from a conversation with Bill Dreiss, where we discuss his thoughts, experience and approach to identifying parameter sets which I think you will find to be rather different to most managers. Bill and I discussed this as well as many other super interesting aspects of trading from his 40+ year career and I think these lessons...

Duration:00:08:51

06 The Systematic Investor Series – October 21st, 2018

10/20/2018
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It’s a great privilege for me to invite you in behind the scenes of what the conversation between some of my favorite systematic investors is like. Jerry Parker, Moritz Seibert and I get on a “call” each week to discuss the events that took place through the lens of a Systematic Investor and how the trading strategies we work with are reacting.

Duration:00:59:31

106 Implementing The Contrarian Model with Jean Jacques Duhot of Arctic Blue Capital – 1of2

10/19/2018
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“I thought that trend-following was an amazing part of the story, but maybe it could be complemented by some contrarian approach. And also, taking the trend by cutting it into parts.” - Jean Jacques Duhot (Tweet) Today on Top Traders Unplugged, I'm joined by my co-host Moritz Seibert to speak with Jean Jacques Duhot, the Chief Investment Officer at Arctic Blue Capital. Jean Jacques's observations of different discretionary trading teams has given him valuable insight into a variety of...

Duration:00:34:19

Best of TTU – The Problems with Smart Beta & is Filtering the Holy Grail?

10/17/2018
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Kathryn Kaminski and I had the opportunity to sit down with Nigol Koulajian, the founder of Quest Partners, in which he shared his deep insights in many areas of trading. During our conversation, there were a few short segments that I particularly enjoyed and I would love to share them with you here. Below you can learn about Nigols take on the problems with Smart Beta, and also his explanation of Filtering being ͞the Holy Grail. This interview was packed with insight and wisdom so if you...

Duration:00:10:41

05 The Systematic Investor Series – October 15th, 2018

10/15/2018
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It’s a great privilege for me to invite you in behind the scenes of what the conversation between some of my favorite systematic investors is like. Jerry Parker, Moritz Seibert and I get on a “call” each week to discuss the events that took place through the lens of a Systematic Investor and how the trading strategies we work with are reacting.

Duration:00:55:47

Best of TTU – Return Dispersion and How to Successfully Adapt

10/10/2018
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In today’s post, I would like to share with you some really great moments and unique takeaways from a conversation I had with Marty Bergin, the president and owner of DUNN Capital Management, where Marty shares his views on Return Dispersion and how those experiences, together with extensive research, has enabled them to produce a more robust trend following process for their clients. If you would like to hear the full episode then you can just click here Katy: I have a question too, one of...

Duration:00:12:08