The saying ‘a canary in a coal mine’ is often used to describe something that warns of looming trouble by it’s reaction to adverse conditions.
he only constant in the world is change and that phenomenon is not slowing down any time soon. The world is full of more unknown than known variables, which makes preparing for certain events or occurrences very difficult. How can you know what you do not know?
To err is human. We aren’t always logical and we make mistakes (or gains) based on emotional reactions. Sometimes we get lucky and other times we lose. Some hedge funds get a bad rap for trading under the systematic model or ‘black box’. But is it all that bad?