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Executive Function and Trading

A while back I asked the question of whether or not you were an instinctual trader. To find out you were asked to click a link and play an online card game. The game is called the Iowa Gambling Task (IGT) and was developed to simulate real-life financial decisions where performance is strongly influenced by

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Are you an instinctual trader?

How would you describe the decision process of your trading? Is it mainly based on technical analysis? Do you incorporate fundamental analysis at all? What about astrology? How much does instinct come into play in your trading decisions? Probably more than you’d like to admit. I’ll post a follow-up to this question later. For now,

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