In today’s special episode, we go into some depth about how to design a robust and profitable Trend Following program. We also cover topics such as why having an opinion on any of your trading positions can be a bad idea, how Trend Following returns can vary massively with just a slight shift in portfolio weightings, the benefits of having a unique approach to the markets, and why longer-term trading may be more profitable than short-term trading.
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0:00 - Intro
1:37 - A thank-you to our hosts, previous guests, production team, and all listeners of the show
3:35 - 2020 Macro recap from Niels
6:51 - How to think about trading and system development
31:59 - Performance recap