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Paul Tudor Jones on Trading, Ego, and Risk Management

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Hello, subscribers!

I hope you are enjoying your weekend. Today I'd like to offer you a quick piece of trading wisdom from one of the greats in this business, Paul Tudor Jones.

If you're not familiar with "PTJ", get yourself a copy of the original Market Wizards book (in which he was interviewed) or Google him.

In the trading and hedge fund worlds, Paul Tudor Jones is widely admired and is probably as well known to professional money managers as Warren Buffett is among individual investors. Some have even called Tudor Jones, "the Michael Jordan of trading". 

"So what does that have to do with me?", you may be asking yourself.

Well, if you are a trader or an individual investor, or even if you just know someone (say, a family member) who is investing their own money in the markets, th…