Interviewing such personalities as Michael Marcus - who turned a $30,000 account into $80 million - and Tom Baldwin - a former meat-packing plant manager who now trades up to $2 billion worth of T-bond futures a day -, Jack D. Schwager gets these top traders and others to disclose their various trading approaches and personal rules and secrets for their success. Jack D. Schwager is the author of "The New Market Wizards".
Jack D. Schwager is currently the Managing Member of Market Wizards Funds, L.L.C., in Vineyard Haven, MA. His prior experience includes 22 years as the director of futures research for some of Wall Street's leading firms. Schwager is a frequent seminar speaker and has lectured on a range of analytical topics with particular focus on the characteristics of great traders, technical analysis, and trading system evaluation. He holds a B.A. in Economics from Brooklyn College and an M.A. in Economics from Brown University.
Schwager is the author of the best-selling Market Wizards (1989), and the equally popular The New Market Wizards (1992). His other books include Getting Started in Technical Analysis (1999) and a three-volume series, Schwager on Futures, consisting of the following titles: Fundamental Analysis (1995), Technical Analysis (1996), and Managed Trading: Myths and Truths (1996).