Decoding the psychology of trading

The Financial Times recently had an article titled “Decoding the psychology of trading” where they write about a behavioral finance based fund named MarketPsy, using some sort of linguistics analysis. When I hear the words behavioral finance I often start thinking of group behavior like what we find in many types of animals. I do sense however that I am a bit skeptical with regards to the approach MarketPsy has taken.

C++ vs Java performance; It’s a tie!

So a while back I came across this Java vs C++ performance benchmark. It was kind of dated and as the Java VM continues to improve (in addition to the C++ compiler I would presume), I thought it would be interesting to rerun the tests to see what we would end up with. So this is what I […]

Blogging again

So, is it time to start blogging again? I don’t know, but I’ll give it a shot. I’ve had a few blogs before, but they never had any specific focus. That will change this time, with a focus on near and dear topics.