Well October ended pretty much as it started with Europe still rooted, no useful suggestions as to what to do with Greece other than push it into the Mediterranean and sink it and markets moving one step forward and then one step back. However, in reviewing my posts for this months it is worth revisiting this idiot who predicted…Details
The always entertaining hedge fund manager Hugh Hendry. Much is written about hedge funds and the types that run them – this is a nice personal look at how they think. Hendry gets points for his openness and admissions of his own fallibility. Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four Part Five You might…Details
My recollection is that software demo’s are supposed to be a little bit over hyped but this women seems like she has hooked her undies up to mains and then leapt on stage.
I am not a fan of American politics or any sort of politics for that matter. However, I am a fan of Matt Taibbi of Rolling Stone. This is a fascinating piece on how truly screwed US politics is and how it is populated by absolute friggen lunatics. My favourite quotes from the piece –…Details
I find this somewhat fascinating since the popular image if hedge funds is one of remorseless money making machines when in fact most are run by complete dickheads with very little ability. The selloff in most of the global markets in the third quarter heavily impacted a large number of hedge funds. In fact, not…Details
“If a man is offered a fact which goes against his instincts, he will scrutinize it closely, and unless the evidence is overwhelming, he will refuse to believe it. If, on the other hand, he is offered something which affords a reason for acting in accordance to his instincts, he will accept it even on…Details