September 28, 2009 · Category: Business Culture and Current Events, Options, Poker, The Investment Advice Business
I learned more about option trading strategy by playing poker than I did in all my college economics courses combined. - Jeff Yass, The New Market Wizards: Conversations With America's Top Traders (1992), p. 396 - ...
July 17, 2009 · Category: Poker
I danced between the raindrops on a minefield. - Former Bear Stearns Banker Steven Begleiter on how he made the WSOP Main Event Final Table
December 23, 2007 · Category: Poker
The Economist has a lengthy and fascinating piece, "A big deal", on the poker boom in their most recent edition (hat tip Abnormal Returns).
July 18, 2007 · Category: Poker
This morning around 4:00am, after 16 hours of final table play, Jerry Yang, a 39 year old, father of 6, Laotian immigrant based in Temecula, CA, who has only been playing poker for 2 years, ...