Head of Community Development @ StockTwits. Evangelizing Social Communications for Investors, Traders, & Public Companies. Independent Trader. Former Chicago Board of Trade Member. Long Optimism. Hiking Enthusiast. Not in Chicago anymore.
Moscow-based bi-lingual blogger, focused on Global/Macro investing and asset allocation. I started as a Russian mutual fund investor in 1999, went for an ETF portfolio late in 2007. Survived the 2008/9 meltdown.
Full-time trader trading own account. Outside of trading, I tour in a rock band, love hockey, and brew my own beer. Trading style is intraday breakouts & breakdowns. I enjoy getting to know other traders so feel free to follow.