Why Success Is Much Harder Now for Hedge Fund Managers - News and Current Events | futures io social day trading
futures io futures trading


Why Success Is Much Harder Now for Hedge Fund Managers
Updated: Views / Replies:989 / 1
Created: by Quick Summary Attachments:0

Welcome to futures io.

(If you already have an account, login at the top of the page)

futures io is the largest futures trading community on the planet, with over 90,000 members. At futures io, our goal has always been and always will be to create a friendly, positive, forward-thinking community where members can openly share and discuss everything the world of trading has to offer. The community is one of the friendliest you will find on any subject, with members going out of their way to help others. Some of the primary differences between futures io and other trading sites revolve around the standards of our community. Those standards include a code of conduct for our members, as well as extremely high standards that govern which partners we do business with, and which products or services we recommend to our members.

At futures io, our focus is on quality education. No hype, gimmicks, or secret sauce. The truth is: trading is hard. To succeed, you need to surround yourself with the right support system, educational content, and trading mentors – all of which you can find on futures io, utilizing our social trading environment.

With futures io, you can find honest trading reviews on brokers, trading rooms, indicator packages, trading strategies, and much more. Our trading review process is highly moderated to ensure that only genuine users are allowed, so you don’t need to worry about fake reviews.

We are fundamentally different than most other trading sites:
  • We are here to help. Just let us know what you need.
  • We work extremely hard to keep things positive in our community.
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendors advertising in posts.
  • We firmly believe in and encourage sharing. The holy grail is within you, we can help you find it.
  • We expect our members to participate and become a part of the community. Help yourself by helping others.

You'll need to register in order to view the content of the threads and start contributing to our community.  It's free and simple.

-- Big Mike, Site Administrator

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 

Why Success Is Much Harder Now for Hedge Fund Managers

  #1 (permalink)
Quick Summary
Why Success Is Much Harder Now for Hedge Fund Managers

To many hedge-fund managers, news that longtime manager Stanley Druckenmiller was quitting the business symbolized the difficulty of chasing returns in such a volatile market environment.

More on CNBC...

Reply to share your thoughts on this current event.

 
  #2 (permalink)
Just starting out...
Australia (ex UK)
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: IB TWS, IRESS, SC, (ex MC,NT)
 
Posts: 26 since Aug 2010
Thanks: 14 given, 27 received

His letter to clients found on the same link above I think has the key quote

"While the joy of winning for clients is immense, for me the disappointment of each interim drawdown over the years has taken a cumulative toll that I cannot continue to sustain."

Showing its tough to handle drawdowns even for the greats, and why trying to avoid them is important.

Reply With Quote

Reply



futures io > > > > Why Success Is Much Harder Now for Hedge Fund Managers

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



Upcoming Webinars and Events (4:30PM ET unless noted)

Jigsaw Trading: TBA

Elite only

FuturesTrader71: TBA

Elite only

NinjaTrader: TBA

Jan 18

RandBots: TBA

Jan 23

GFF Brokers & CME Group: Futures & Bitcoin

Elite only

Adam Grimes: TBA

Elite only

Ran Aroussi: TBA

Elite only
     

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hedge Fund Giants Are Coming Up Small So Far This Year Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 July 5th, 2011 11:10 PM
mad hedge fund trader, john thomas deltaman Trading Reviews and Vendors 29 June 26th, 2011 05:07 PM
Bank Won't Give You a Loan? A Hedge Fund Might Be Willing Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 June 9th, 2011 01:20 PM
Paulson $9 Billion Hedge Fund Falls 6 Percent in May Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 June 6th, 2011 11:40 AM
SEC Probing Deal Between JPMorgan and Hedge Fund Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 November 1st, 2010 07:30 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:16 AM.

Copyright © 2017 by futures io, s.a., Av Ricardo J. Alfaro, Century Tower, Panama, +507 833-9432, info@futures.io
All information is for educational use only and is not investment advice.
There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stocks, options and foreign exchange products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
no new posts
Page generated 2017-12-15 in 0.07 seconds with 19 queries on phoenix via your IP 54.234.247.118