The Education of a Speculator By Victor Niederhoffer (Review, Summary, And Lessons)

I regard Victor Niederhoffer’s The Education Of A Speculator as a must-read for any aspiring quant. Why?  Because it explains the foundation and principles for successful speculation. In this article, I give a brief review and summary of the book. In the end, I give you my main lessons and takeaways from the book. I…

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I have written four books in Norwegian: Aksjekjøp og daytrading – metode, psykologi, risiko og strategier (foreword by Stig R. Myseth). 25 000 copies sold (Norway only). Published in 2002, additional chapters in 2006 and 2022. Trading på 1-2-3 Opsjoner og futures – en praktisk innføring Investeringsstrategier – my most recent book (published in 2020)…