Traders SITG Part XVIII- “What Leadership ? Glencore (2011) $300M+ Cotton loss”.

It isn’t true that it is in hard times, not the opposite, that you can start to appreciate strong leadership ?

What departs someone with true leadership abilities as opposed to someone who cultivated “the image of a leader” ? Continue reading

Traders SITG Part XVII: Engelhart’s Paper Tower

On Rue du Rhone, the trader is described as a “Citadel” trading paper, options on soft-commodities by the monks in the banks and institutions.

how viable really is their business model in terms of strategy, risk management practices Continue reading