The Psychology of Trading Without the Ego

A surprising amount of poor trading comes from trading our egos, not from actually trading markets.

Jerry Parker on Finding Your True Calling in Life and The Markets

The CEO and Founder of Chesapeake Capital joins Jesse Felder on the Felder Report Podcast.

Move Over Millennials, It’s Gen Z’s Turn to Kill Industries

Malls, print magazines and even football could be in mortal danger. Millennials have been accused of killing so many products and industries—taxis, landlines, snail mail—that it’s become a media trope. But millennials are old news.

Can Alternatives Spruce Up Target-Date Funds?

As new research has found that an allocation to alternatives can benefit target-date products, a debate remains about whether these funds are worth the cost.

Rising volatility and central bank changes mean its time for new strategies, wealth managers say

With the trade war causing market volatility and central banks on a mission to tighten monetary policies, wealth managers are calling for a shift in investing strategies.

Visualizing the Longest Bull Markets of the Modern Era

There have been 11 bull runs since World War II. Visual Capitalist and author Jeff Desjardins take a look at six in detail, including the current upswing which will likely become the longest in recent history.

Napkin Finance

22 sketches make complicated financial concepts simple enough to fit on a napkin.
Sketches illustrate topics like insurance, stocks, debt, student loans, crowdfunding, estate planning, and even bitcoin.

Blockchain and the Middleman

Transactions have always involved middlemen. They establish trust—but also bring extra cost, complexity, and potential for error. Blockchain provides a secure, fast, transparent, and error-free digital record of the history of transactions, and so has the potential to replace many intermediaries. Will it?

Talking Technicals with Jerry Parker

Jerry Parker, CEO and Founder of Chesapeake Capital joins Ben Lichtenstein on Futures (TD Ameritrade NETWORK). Looking at technicals for a trading edge “What are the markets telling me, what is the reality versus my opinions?”