Andrew Abraham

andy-0101 My name in Andrew Abraham. I have been investing in commodities and managed futures since 1994. I adhere to the philosophy of trend following. Trend following stresses a disciplined approach to commodity/ futures trading. Successful trend following and commodity futures investing requires patience, discipline and actively managing the risk. What sets me apart from other traders is that I am not only concerned about the return on investment but how much risk I will have to tolerate to achieve my goals.

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If you are interested in contacting for speaking engagements. Please email me at Andrabr9@gmail.com or call 954 903 0638.

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Futures and commodity trading involve substantial risk. The evaluations of futures and commodities may fluctuate and as a result, clients may lose more than their original investment. In no event should the content of this website be construed as an express or an implied promise, guarantee or implication by, that you will profit, or that losses can or will be limited in any manner whatsoever. Past results are no indication of future performance. Information provided on this website is intended solely for informative purposes and is obtained from sources believed to be reliable. Information is in no way guaranteed. No guarantee of any kind is implied or possible, where projections of future conditions are attempted.

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Forgotten 2007 & 2008 Derivatives

All too many have forgotten 2007 and especially 2008. Personally I do not know what has been solved since then. It seems rather that potentially reality has been postponed. I am not a bear nor a bull. I am a trend follower and try to be logical in my thinking as well as my trading. There should have been a more cleansing of the banking system. However where we stand today is can be easily construed as scary just due to logic. I am referring to a massive debt bubble…as well as the unstoppable leverage of Derivatives. All one has to do is remember Long Term Capital which almost brought down the banking system….

Digest these numbers and let me know how you feel….

Goldman Sachs
Total Assets: $114,693,000,000 (a bit more than 114 billion dollars – yes, you read that correctly)
Total Exposure To Derivatives: $41,580,395,000,000 ( 41 trillion dollars+)

Bank Of America
Total Assets: $1,445,093,000,000 (a bit more than 1.4 trillion dollars)
Total Exposure To Derivatives: $44,405,372,000,000 (44 trillion dollars+)

JPMorgan Chase
Total Assets: $1,812,837,000,000 (just over 1.8 trillion dollars)
Total Exposure To Derivatives: $69,238,349,000,000 (69 trillion dollars+)

Citibank
Total Assets: $1,347,841,000,000 (a bit more than 1.3 trillion dollars)
Total Exposure To Derivatives: $52,150,970,000,000 ( 52 trillion dollars+)

By the way the US GDP is
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Another fun and interesting fact. Most of these derivatives are based on interest rates. Interest rates go up…You guess what can happen?

Past performance is not indicative of future performance


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