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Wall Street Insane! EP04: I was so miserable, I just want to get out...

Episode Summary

Wall Street Insane is back for the fourth episode! In this episode, we talked about how we had zero pedigree when we started, how we crossed paths with Victor Niederhoffer, and how we got someone else fired!

Episode Notes

During my trading time, it was so miserable, I just wanted to get out! However, something kept me in the game during that time! In this episode, Dan Kelly, my business partner, Omid Malekan, and I realized we had so many insane stories because we have zero pedigree, and we came from a non-traditional background.

We also talked about how Victor Niederhoffer, an American hedge fund manager, champion squash player, bestselling author, and statistician sort of putting us on the path, and how we ended things because of my writing!

This episode also includes how I was miserable, I wanted to get out, the oil trade that Omid did back in 2008 during the pricing collapse, how we unintentionally got someone else fired, and how we made deal with

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