not trying to hijack your thread here, however i have the same question but coming from an American.
is it considered 'valuable' to be an American in FE whom also speaks Cantonese (Mandarin is mentioned below, but isn't Cantonese more preferable?)
that's interesting. Ernie Chan mentions this in his book (Algorithmic Trading), however, i remember him saying it hadn't quite worked. i suppose he wrote the book 2 years ago now, i wonder if technology has just advanced that fast...
i did this when i was 16 with my birthday money.
i started with $100, which i invested in some video lectures online which taught me how to use html / flash for building web sites.
from this, i built roughly 8 web sites ranging from $500-$1000
with that money, i invested in some molds for...
thanks for the link, i'll watch it later.
the only familiarity i have with it is i've watched a few of ralph merkle's lectures, one specifically through singularity on nanotechnology. i forget what sort of affiliation he has with it, though. if you have time, you should watch that lecture as...
1.) i would choose twice every two years. i read this as my salary is x, and my options are 2x, 3x, and 4x. therefore i would choose 2x due to time-value-of-money, risk of inflation, etc.
2.) $50? 50/50 so should be 2 to 1?
3.) small hand to big hand.
4.) no idea
5.) short JPMorgan...
after visiting my school's career office they gave me a packet to help guide me with drafting my resume. on the back there is a list of "suggested words to use", which of course contains all from the list andy posted. however, i think if you don't use them you seem less "polished", unfortunately.