Trading Perspectives by Rob Friesen
PAIR TRADES: TO BUILD OR NOT TO BUILD
Continuing with the theme of pair trading that I set out to focus on in this column for 2019, I will discuss some of the areas that offer opportunities to handle things in one of more ways, or not at all.
Tips on position building in pair trading
In my opinion, it is more important to be a student of your own trading than a student of the markets. Through this sort of self-analysis, you may discover that you are accurate on your initial trades, resulting in one-off trades and without the need to build larger posi-tions through averaging in additional pair layers ...