Algo Q&A by Kevin J. Davey
SUPPORT (WITHOUT RESISTANCE)
I am a budding algo trader, and I was speaking with a friend who trades discretionarily based on charts. He mentioned how important it is to have his wife’s support in his trading. I am wondering about this for myself and about whether spousal support might be less of an issue with algorithmic trading as opposed to discretionary trading. I wanted to ask you for your thoughts.
My wife likes to joke that every time she starts reading one of my algo trading books, she falls asleep! Apparently, reading about me programming head and shoulders or candlestick patterns makes her drowsy…