The Macro Ops Podcast

The Macro Ops Podcast focuses on global macro trading. But we reach further than just finance, learning from people in all walks of life in order to bring that mindset, those skills, and that thinking into making ourselves better all around.

The Return of Vol Trader Darrin Johnson

Back by popular demand Chris welcomes back volatility specialist @darjohn25 Darrin Johnson on the pod!  This is a very intricate, detailed and thorough discussion about trading for a living by two traders who’ve been in the trading game for a long time. The two talk about why most traders fail, what’s wrong with trying to […]

Global Macro Meets Crypto

This week on the podcast Chris D. talks crypto. This is not an episode about HODL’ing, moons and lambos. Rather Chris discusses some of the features and benefits of trading cryptocurrencies. He then goes into the differences between trading spot bitcoin and the CME futures, how the crypto markets resemble commodities in the 70’s and […]

Option Trading With Darrin Johnson

Chris chats with fellow Macro Ops Collective member Darrin Johnson. Darrin is an independent volatility trader, trading for himself rather than for a firm. His ideas, approach and techniques to trading are rigorously researched and vetted. He has spent a lot of time getting really good at focusing on what works, and eliminating what doesn’t. […]