Better Know A Trader

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    Better Know A Trader Subject?

    Sponsored by Chicago Board Options Exchange Who wants to be the interviewee for the final installment– finally!– of our BKAT series? Anyone? Anyone? Bueller? E-mail us at tips at dealbreaker dot com, john at dealbreaker dot com, or bess at dealbreaker dot com– your call! The “winner” will receive drinks with Carney, on Carney. Jamesons […]

    / Dec 14, 2006 at 5:09 PM
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    Better Know A Trader: Chad Sersen

    Sponsored by Chicago Board Options Exchange If you were starting out in your career now, where would you want to work? In an entry level job at a hedge fund. What is your favorite career accomplishment/best trade ever? My best trade ever was in 2003 I bought 60,000 shares of IVAN at .85 and sold […]

    / Dec 6, 2006 at 4:58 PM
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    Better Know A (Soon To Be, Knock On Wood) Trader: Mike Mooney

    Sponsored by Chicago Board Options Exchange When Better Know A Trader was conceived (on a kitchen table, a little over nine months ago), it seemed like a great idea, with little-to-no drawbacks. Feature a trader every Friday, get some money from the Chicago Board Options Exchange (love you CBOE!) and maybe, just maybe, entertain our […]

    / Nov 10, 2006 at 4:44 PM
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    Better Know A Trader: Chris Lahiji

    Sponsored by Chicago Board Options Exchange A few years ago, Chris Lahiji broke into fund managing at the ripe old age of nineteen. Today he discusses buying stocks that have market caps of less than $200 million, the teachings of Dave Chappelle, and– sacrilegiously for us diehard Tom Wolfe fans– Sherman McCoy’s “idiocy.” In Bonfire […]

    / Nov 3, 2006 at 11:20 AM
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    Better Know A Trader: James DePorre

    Sponsored by Chicago Board Options Exchange James DePorre is the founder of SharkInvesting.com and the author of the forthcoming Invest Like a Shark. And he’d prefer you to call him RevShark. In Bonfire of the Vanities, Sherman McCoy attempts to explain to his four-year-old daughter what he does for a living. How would you explain […]

    / Oct 27, 2006 at 1:42 PM
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    Better Know A Trader: Alexander Paul Morris

    Sponsored by Chicago Board Options Exchange Meet Alex Morris: founder of Yourika Capital LLC; creator of the tymoraPRO trading platform; big fan of Warren Buffett (but don’t hold that against him). In Bonfire of the Vanities, Sherman McCoy attempts to explain to his four-year-old daughter what he does for a living. How would you explain […]

    / Oct 20, 2006 at 10:34 AM
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    Better Know A Trader: Timothy Sykes

    Sponsored by Chicago Board Options Exchange It isn’t often that the world notices when a trader makes a million something dollars, today’s BKAT entrant being the exception—most likely because he was 18 and doing it with his Bar Mitzvah money. Meet Timothy Sykes, Cilantro Fund Partners founder and today’s featured trader. In Bonfire of the […]

    / Oct 13, 2006 at 9:38 AM
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    Better Know A Trader: Mick Buckley, Independent Trader

    Sponsored by Chicago Board Options Exchange Meet Mick Buckley. Mick cut his trading teeth working at Tradescape Securities. After taking a couple of years off, these days he is back at it, working independently from his home in Miami. Mick agreed to share with DealBreaker his thoughts on what makes a trader tick and what […]

    / Oct 6, 2006 at 11:20 AM
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    Better Know A Trader: Nelson Medina, Institutional Sales Trader

    Sponsored by Chicago Board Options Exchange An institutional sales trader with Divine Capital Markets LLC, Nelson Medina, Jr. is the latest star of DealBreaker’s new Better Know A Trader feature. (If you missed the last installment, focusing on independent trader Peter Milman, click here. And if you think you’d make a good subject, or want […]

    / Oct 3, 2006 at 1:15 PM
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    Better Know A Trader: Peter Milman, Independent Trader

    Sponsored by Chicago Board Options Exchange An independent trader with Schonfeld and Co., Peter Milman agreed to be the first subject of DealBreaker’s new Better Know A Banker feature. We will run one of these a week. If you think you’d make a good subject, or want to nominate someone else, please email us at […]

    / Sep 22, 2006 at 2:23 PM

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