A webcast presentation originally held on March 2, 2016 by Robert Carver as part of the MTA’s Educational Web Series.

In this presentation, Robert Carver explains why he thinks that Systematic Trading is preferable to the discretionary ‘gut feel’ intuitive alternative. He will then cover three errors typically made by traders when designing and using systems – overfitting, overbetting (risking too much capital) and over trading (trading too often).

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Robert Carver

Robert Carver
Robert Carver is an independent systematic futures trader, writer and research consultant. He is the author of “Systematic Trading: A unique new method for designing trading and investing systems" (Harriman House, 2015). Until 2013 Robert worked for AHL, a large systematic...
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