“If you can find someone who is really open to seeing anything, then you have found the raw ingredient of a good trader, and I saw that in Bruce right away.”

Michael Marcus on Bruce Kovner


The first edition of Trend Following hit the streets in April 2004. Almost immediately, the book made a splash landing in the top 100 of all books available at One hedge fund that I had never heard of bought 1,000 copies because they liked the message and wanted to use it as an educational tool. Another fund bought 3,000 copies. Quickly, the success of the book brought me in contact with an assortment of Wall Street professionals.

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