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TTU66: Trade Innovation for the future ft. Luc van Hof of Capital Hedge
28th January 2015 • Top Traders Unplugged • Niels Kaastrup-Larsen
00:00:00 00:38:41

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In this year-end review, Luc van Hof discusses what he learned from 2014 and how his firm innovated to create better gains for customers in 2015. He also talks about the Swiss Franc and why he was not trading it when the major move happened in 2015.


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In This Episode, You’ll Learn:

  • The two programs that his firm trades.
  • What kind of risk both of his programs take on.
  • What 2014 taught Luc.
  • What he learned from the Swiss Franc move.
  • Why they didn’t trade the Swiss Franc…on the day of the big move.
  • Why he wishes they could have taken a holiday for 6 months after the end of June.
  • The advantage of trading frequently.
  • The new innovation that his firm started this year.
  • His thoughts on volatility.


Resources & Links Mentioned in this Episode:

You can listen to 2 hour-long episodes with Luc van Hof on this podcast here and here.

Follow Niels on Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube or via the TTU website.

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