There’s not too much pressing news, so I’m posting a link to this article about why poker players might be good at playing the currency exchange game:
Poker is arguably the most popular game of chance in modern gambling. Its popularity has seen unprecedented heights over the last decade with tournaments frequently broadcast on major cable channels such as ESPN. Many people have become familiar with the famous poker stars of today, who have become household names.
What makes these well known poker players great? Would these talents translate to other ventures? We think so. In fact we think that we’ve found the perfect alternative occupation for skilled poker players. The answer is Forex trading.
Forex is the trading of different countries’ currencies in order to gain profits. Poker players possess many of the same attributes of a good Forex Trader. Don’t believe us? Well, we’ve created a list of the top 11 Reasons why poker players make great Forex traders:
I’m getting more and more requests to post things. I bring a lot of it on myself. I don’t think it’s a coincidence that less than 24 hours after posting on the coincidental naming of a Las Vegas master-planned community after part of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle Earth, I got an email from a site called “Free Geekery.”