Interview: Travel The Trading World With Tomas Nesnidal by Jayanthi Gopalakrishnan
Travel, eat, meditate, make money, and enjoy life. That’s how Tomas Nesnidal describes his life. And it’s a life many traders would covet. Nesnidal has been a full-time trader for over 11 years, specializing in automated algorithmic trading strategies. Although he has developed strategies for different trading styles, his affinity is for breakout trading systems and market internals. His personal blog at www.SystemsOnTheRoad.com contains some practical posts with tips, videos, and a free breakout strategy.
STOCKS & COMMODITIES Editor Jayanthi Gopalakrishnan communicated with Tomas Nesnidal via email in July 2018 to find out more about his breakout trading strategies.
Tomas, could you tell us about what got you interested in trading?
I am a European-based trader who trades the US markets. I was born in the Czech Republic but have been living and trading from the very south of Spain for about seven years now. My original professional background is in the movie industry (I graduated from a film school), but I found that my true passion is for the markets. I decided to trade to fulfill my two big dreams—to live on a sunny beach and to travel a lot ...