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Today we are joined by Jerry Parker to discuss how shorter-term systems can be more susceptible to market noise, the importance of sticking with your system during different market environments, how major investment firms have consistently performed well by keeping Trend Following in their portfolios, some insights into Jerry’s approach to backtesting, the drawbacks of being labelled as a CTA, Jerry’s bold prediction that Trend Following firms will be the most popular type of investment fund in the future, how trading smaller during bad periods can set you up for success during favourable conditions, ensuring protection against cyber attacks, and why past correlations can’t always be relied upon. If you would like to leave us a voicemail to play on the show, you can do so here. Check out our Global Macro series here. Learn more about the Trend Barometer here. IT's TRUE - most CIO's read 50+ books each year - get your copy of the Ultimate Guide to the Best Investment Books ever writtenhere. And you can get a free copy of my latest book "The Many Flavors of Trend Following" here. Send your questions [email protected] Follow Niels & Jerry on Twitter: @TopTradersLive & @RJParkerJr09 And please share this episode with a like-minded friend and leave an honest rating & review oniTunesso more people can discover the podcast. Top Traders Unplugged wins award for ‘Best Trading Podcast’ and features among the ‘Top 20 Best Investing Podcasts in 2020’ by The Investors Podcast Episode TimeStamps: 00:00 - Intro 01:32 - A big thank you to our listeners for leaving 5-star reviews in iTunes 02:26 - Macro recap from Niels 04:43 - Weekly review of returns 15:55 - An insight into Jerry Parker’s approach to backtesting 23:06 - Jerry Parker’s thoughts on the challenges of starting a CTA business today and how to overcome them 32:35 - Thoughts on effective succession planning for CTAs, as well as some thoughts on staying safe from cyber attacks 37:41 - Q1; Sebastien: How do you approach currency hedging? 41:17 - How one simple rule can be more powerful than a group of complex rules 44:48 - How shorter-term systems can be susceptible to noise 47:54 - Why past correlations can’t always be relied upon 49:32 - Discussion on a recent TransTrend article on how to respond to extreme volatility in the markets, such as during the COVID-19 pandemic 56:34 - Jerry’s thoughts on system diversification 01:01:59 - Benchmark performance update Subscribe on: 157 Systematic Investor Series ft Jerry Parker – September 13th, 2021 on Top Traders Unplugged. -

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