Archive for May 1st, 2010

Goldman Sachs and Timberwolf Is A Whole New Definition Of Trading Futures

Saturday, May 1st, 2010

On Tuesday, Senator Levin, a chairman of the Senate Sub-committee that is investigating Goldman Sach’s involvement in collateralized debt obligations (CDO’s), grilled Goldman Sachs senior executives on their sales of Timberwolf I. Timberwolf I was a $1 billion CDO that collapsed. Carl Levin estimated that Goldman made about $3.7 billion from short positions in several CDOs in 2007, of which Timberwolf I was one of those. (more…)

Secrets Of Online Trading With A Futures Market Simulator

Saturday, May 1st, 2010

Futures trading is often called gambling, associated with trading commodities. But that is just not the truth. In fact, futures trading isn’t simply buying and selling. Trading the futures market is all about developing a good trading strategy. How can you do that? With the help of a futures market simulator, an online application that emulates real-time futures markets. Simulators let you try out different trading strategies. (more…)