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by seanmclaughlin
Tue Nov 25, 2003 9:02 am
Forum: Forex
Topic: FOREX vrs. Stocks
Replies: 13
Views: 17595

Forex - The New Scam

Which Forex dealer is most "reputable"? I think right now we have to be weary of whether there are ANY reputable dealers. It seems to me that they are all bucket shops. My ignorance aside, it appears to me they operate on the premise that 90% of all daytraders lose money. And thus, they are either "...
by seanmclaughlin
Mon Sep 15, 2003 2:54 pm
Forum: Trader Psychology
Topic: Which is harder for you folks?
Replies: 9
Views: 7798

I can certainly say, with personal experience, that Trading firms definitely believe it's harder to train somebody with experience (to unlearn their past mistakes) than to train somebody fresh off the street with no trading experience. Since moving to Chicago to seek opportunities in trading, my exp...
by seanmclaughlin
Mon Jun 23, 2003 10:41 pm
Forum: Trader Psychology
Topic: Dos and Donts of Drawdowns
Replies: 23
Views: 23575

This is off-topic, but I've seen this many times in this Roundtable, and despite context, I still can't figure out what "IMHO" means.....could somebody be so kind as to enlight this un-hip computer user?