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No beating about the bush.
Kenneth Fisher is one of the most successful portfolio managers. He is also among the most original thinkers. His investment ideas figure in each issue of Forbes and several fine books (almost all of them have been reviewed in this magazine). This is one of his earliest books, first published in 1984, which became a huge best-seller. It pioneered the idea of using price-to-sales ratio (PSR),...
What do quantitative traders really do?
Renaissance Technologies, one of the world’s most successful hedge funds, employs hundreds of physicists and mathematicians (it avoids MBAs and those with experience on Wall Street) to devise strategies to beat the markets. It uses what are called quantitative techniques. A quantitative approach tries to detect statistically significant patterns in...
How destructive financial theories are embedded in the system
One of the key reasons why the world went through a gut-wrenching period for much of 2008, when markets were frozen and economies and institutions were destroyed, was ironically the very theories from financial economics that supposedly help companies raise money cheaply and make markets more efficient. This book shows how.