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Stephen Pope is the founder and Managing
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He has worked in the international capital...



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There is no formulaic approach to
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CNBC features Stephen Pope & Spotlight Ideas

Wednesday February 27th 2013

Email sent to CNBC Squawkbox Europe

"...Your guest*  makes an interesting point about short trading.

Yes it is a RV/Trading strategy and that does require an awareness of the overall index demand and individual asset peculiarities. However, shorts have to be run with close, trailing stop losses...not all short strategies will be profitable...but tight stops keep losses small and when in the money stop the profit evaporating.

Stephen Pope     Spotlight ideas       07931 543 740 ..."

*Michael Browne Martin Currie

This was read out and the response of Mr Browne was:

"...Couldn't agree more, absolutely right, couldn't agree more..."

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