Trend Following Mindset brings to life the timeless conversations between Tom Basso and Michael Covel originally featured on Michael’s renowned Trend Following podcast. In these profound and enlightening exchanges, Tom shares with Michael his deep wisdom on trading, business, life, and the how and why of his mindset.
Tom Basso, dubbed Mr. Serenity by Jack Schwager, is one of the most experienced and knowledgeable trend-following traders in the world today—a trading legend who lives life to the fullest.
Tom’s most important trend following research papers are presented together for the first time, delivering a treasure trove of trading insights.
Michael also pulls from Tom his perspective on: How to get started in trading; What trend following is, and how and why it works so well; Constructing your trading system; Position sizing and account management; The work-life balance of a trader; The transition from independent trader to professional money manager; and so much more.
Trend Following Mindset will teach you the mindset of one of the great trend followers. Most important of all, it will show you how to do as Tom does and enjoy the ride.
Bio: Tom Basso bought his first mutual fund at 12 from funds received from delivering newspapers. From those early days, covering over 50+ years, Tom has extensively traded stocks, bonds, options, commodities/futures and FOREX. Tom’s engineering background with a knowledge of math and computers helped him leverage his time and talents in managing portfolios over his 28 years career. Tom was one of several traders featured in Jack Schwager’s The New Market Wizards and dubbed “Mr. Serenity” by Jack.
In this episode of Trend Following Radio:
- The New Market Wizards – Mr. Serenity
- Engineering Mindset
- Trend Following Mindset
- Covid-19 Data
- Trend Trading
- Euphoria and Depression
- ETR – Enjoy the Ride
- US Government
- Media and Government
Mentions & Resources:
- Tom Basso
- Trend Following Mindset: The Genius of Legendary Trader Tom Basso
- Jack Schwager
- Ep. 400: Special Tom Basso Compilation with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio
- Larry Hite
- Trend Following
- Ed Seykota