making a living trading

Episode 5: Obsessed With Trading, Part 2

In part 1 of my interview with Markus Heitkoetter, we explored the reasons that people decide to try to trade for a living. But part 2 is even better, and we’re really into the swing of it all: Why do traders become so obsessed with trading? Why do people look at charts for 13 hours a day? Does lots of screen time improve your trading performance? Those are just some of the things that we cover in part 2. Listen and enjoy. And stay in touch.

Episode 4: Trading for a Living From Home, Part 1

What’s this business with trying to trade for a living from home? Markus Heitkoetter joins Rob Booker for an honest appraisal of the chances the ordinary person has of successfully paying the mortgage from a career in trading. What made the difference for Markus, asks Rob — and Markus responds with characteristic wit and honesty.