Today, Mark Rzepczynski joins us at the end of another Fed driven week. We discuss the pros and cons of being a long term trend follower compared to a short term trend follower in terms of performance and Sharpe Ratio, and why you would want to apply the same rules to long and short sided trades, how to understand long and short term volatility, the advantages of being a systematic manager and the limits to how much AUM a manager can handle, how Rzepczynski will be focusing on change point detection in his next endevour and why it is important as a trend follower to think in terms of radical uncertainty or disequilibriums and much more.
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03:20 - What happened this week?
11:01 - Individual Sharpe vs. portfolio Sharpe
18:59 - Industry performance update
19:56 - Q1, Pete: Same rules for longs and shorts - why?
32:25 - Q1 Follow-up: Change position right away or wait for first new trade entry?
36:09 - Q2, Callum: Question regarding TTU series with Ryan O'Grady
40:57 - Q3, Tim: Questions regarding link between Performance and AUM
50:21 - The problem with flat fees
55:06 - The idea of change point detection
01:00:18 - The age of disconnect
01:11:01 - The impact of disruptors
01:17:04 - Final thoughts
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