Another chapter in the Chicken Run?

July 31, 2011, 8:30 a.m. chicken , trends

I thought the chicken run had it's last chapter played out with the release of the previous quarters financial statements. How wrong I was, like Len Deighton's Bernard Samson series, there is always one more book!Let's see how the story unfolded at the CSE last week; while the Dow lost 4% and the FT ...

V Bottoms

July 30, 2011, 1:48 a.m. ASI , double bottom , MPI

It is said that bear markets rarely form V shaped bottoms. I have not seen any research to prove or disprove it (but it maybe out there). The punters (you can't call them investors or traders) who dabble in the Colombo Stock Exchange were in denial until a few weeks ago that we are in a bear market. ...

Return of the site with the lamp blog

July 29, 2011, 11:44 a.m. quant

After a six month long silence it's about time to resume blogging. I've been through a lot during the past six months and real life caught up with me. There have been lots of changes with in and with out. One of those changes is my newly acquired liking for mathematical finance! In the past I have t ...