Top Traders Round Table - Episode 12

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Top Traders Round Table – Episode 12
Part 2 - AHL Founders: Mike Adam, David Harding, Marty Lueck

Listen to Part 2 of our discussion with AHL founders, Michael Adam, Marty Lueck and David Harding. Since founding the company, Michael and Marty moved on to establish Aspect Capital while David Harding is currently the founder and CEO of Winton Capital.

Topics discussed:

  • The future of the science-driven trading approach
  • What David’s vision was when he started Winton Capital
  • The beginnings of Aspect Capital
  • The challenges that equities and managed futures present for investors
  • Why David chose to lower volatility of his strategy
  • When it’s time to ask “do you want to be happy or rich?”
  • What caused Michael to leave the industry
  • How they have evolve using different data sources and new markets
  • The danger of “hindsight bias”
  • What disadvantages machine learning have presented
  • Why Marty views asset allocation as part of a trend following model


About the Series

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