Monthly Archives: September 2012

Week 2 Part 3. New Sites

A pretty cool site that I’ve discovered recently is the inside futures website, The site contains various articles by different authors and useful insights to what is going on in the futures market. The entries in this website are … Continue reading

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Week 2 Part 2: What Now?

With a loss finally under my belt it’s time to rethink and reorganize my strategy for this trading game. Well, not really. I will still continue to keep it simple but I plan on being more diligent on what positions … Continue reading

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Week 2: Poor Judgement

If week 1 was about where I went right, Week 2 is about how I did wrong (my equity balance is now $38046.8, down more than $1000!). One of my mistakes came with misunderstanding when I could put in a … Continue reading

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Trading Game Week 1 – Longing Wheat

Week one of the trading game is over and so far I have started on a positive note. I was able to gain $112.50 for going long on wheat for December 2012. What made me decide to do this? Simple: … Continue reading

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Warm Up Assignment

Warm Up Assignment, September, 2012 “Why will the creation of the Gateway pipeline from Alberta to Kitimat BC will raise the price of crude oil for Canadian refineries?” At first glance it may seem that creating a new pipeline in Alberta leads … Continue reading

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Hello world!

The road to a Masters Degree has begun.

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