159: Bringing stoicism to trading—and market making in oil derivatives w/ Greg Newman
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159: Bringing stoicism to trading—and market making in oil derivatives w/ Greg Newman

Via Chat with Traders 159: Bringing stoicism to trading—and market making in oil derivatives w/ Greg Newman Aaron Fifield February 24, 2018 Podcast Leave a Comment I was recently introduced to Greg Newman by James King [Episode 133]. The two previously worked together at Mandara Capital, a London trading firm… There, James was the performance...

160: Why trading powerhouse, DRW, is directing profits into venture capital w/ Kimberly Trautmann
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160: Why trading powerhouse, DRW, is directing profits into venture capital w/ Kimberly Trautmann

Via Chat with Traders 160: Why trading powerhouse, DRW, is directing profits into venture capital w/ Kimberly Trautmann Aaron Fifield March 11, 2018 Podcast Leave a Comment For this episode of Chat With Traders podcast, ironically, I’m not chatting with a trader. Instead, I’m speaking with Kimberly Trautmann and she’s Head of DRW Venture Capital....

165: Speculating on mergers—and a case of “excessive” due diligence w/ Michael Samuels
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165: Speculating on mergers—and a case of “excessive” due diligence w/ Michael Samuels

Via Chat with Traders 165: Speculating on mergers—and a case of “excessive” due diligence w/ Michael Samuels Aaron Fifield September 9, 2018 Podcast Leave a Comment ShareTweetSubscribe I was introduced to my guest of this episode by an experienced trader and fund manager, who described him as being, “hands down the best trader I know…”...

166: The trader’s guide for learning to code—with data scientist, Hugo Bowne-Anderson
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166: The trader’s guide for learning to code—with data scientist, Hugo Bowne-Anderson

Via Chat with Traders 166: The trader’s guide for learning to code—with data scientist, Hugo Bowne-Anderson Aaron Fifield September 26, 2018 Podcast Leave a Comment For this episode, I speak with Hugo Bowne-Anderson; a data scientist at DataCamp (an educational platform for learning to code) and host of the DataFramed podcast. The idea for asking...

169: Strategies die, skills survive w/ Jack Ma
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169: Strategies die, skills survive w/ Jack Ma

Via Chat with Traders 169: Strategies die, skills survive w/ Jack Ma Aaron Fifield December 19, 2018 Podcast Leave a Comment Watch the video footage of this episode → Go to YouTube Jack Ma is a proprietary futures trader from Sydney and the head trader of Minter Capital—a firm he established this year, in which he...

170: The technology edge—how a team of options market makers found success in Asia w/ Joshua Greenwald
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170: The technology edge—how a team of options market makers found success in Asia w/ Joshua Greenwald

Via Chat with Traders 170: The technology edge—how a team of options market makers found success in Asia w/ Joshua Greenwald Aaron Fifield January 16, 2019 Podcast 1 Comment ShareTweetSubscribe My guest on this episode is Joshua Greenwald, the CEO of a newly formed crypto derivatives exchange, LXDX. But the part that got me keen...

171: Raid The “Money Box” w/ Stan Gluzman, @ciocanatrader
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171: Raid The “Money Box” w/ Stan Gluzman, @ciocanatrader

Via Chat with Traders 171: Raid The “Money Box” w/ Stan Gluzman, @ciocanatrader Aaron Fifield February 15, 2019 Podcast Leave a Comment ShareTweetSubscribe Stan Gluzman’s an intraday equities trader at proprietary trading firm Seven Points Capital. Stan also heads up a small team of junior traders at one of the firms’ additional offices—outside of New York—in...

173: Riding price action—a complete breakdown of the Lyft IPO w/ Michael Katz
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173: Riding price action—a complete breakdown of the Lyft IPO w/ Michael Katz

Via Chat with Traders 173: Riding price action—a complete breakdown of the Lyft IPO w/ Michael Katz Aaron Fifield April 9, 2019 Podcast Leave a Comment After appearing on Chat With Traders last year for episode 156, Michael Katz returns: Mike’s a short-term equities trader and managing partner of proprietary trading firm Seven Points Capital....

174: Opportunity meets experience—defining moments of one traders’ career w/ Nishant Porbanderwalla
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174: Opportunity meets experience—defining moments of one traders’ career w/ Nishant Porbanderwalla

Via Chat with Traders 174: Opportunity meets experience—defining moments of one traders’ career w/ Nishant Porbanderwalla Aaron Fifield May 7, 2019 Podcast 3 Comments I’d like you to meet part-time Bollywood DJ, full-time equities trader: Nishant Porbanderwalla… For the past 12-years and ever since leaving college, Nish has been a proprietary trader at Kershner Trading...

175: Investigating and exposing the crafty schemes of public companies w/ Jonathan Shapiro
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175: Investigating and exposing the crafty schemes of public companies w/ Jonathan Shapiro

Via Chat with Traders 175: Investigating and exposing the crafty schemes of public companies w/ Jonathan Shapiro Aaron Fifield May 29, 2019 Podcast Leave a Comment Watch the video of this episode → Go to YouTube Jonathan Shapiro’s a senior reporter at the Australian Financial Review. While he writes about a range of subjects from...

177: Leaving Wall Street, Entering Crypto Chaos w/ Sam Bankman-Fried
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177: Leaving Wall Street, Entering Crypto Chaos w/ Sam Bankman-Fried

Via Chat with Traders 177: Leaving Wall Street, Entering Crypto Chaos w/ Sam Bankman-Fried Aaron Fifield July 21, 2019 Podcast Leave a Comment This episode features Sam Bankman-Fried, who’s trading skill originated from 3-years at Jane Street—a proprietary trading firm renown for being one of the world’s largest ETF liquidity providers. In late-2017, Sam relocated...