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A neurologist and financial expert expounds simple principles for investment success in any scenario
Dr William Bernstein is not the normal finance type. Formerly a practising neurologist, he first wrote a book called The Intelligent Asset Allocator. The book attracted a lot of critical acclaim but not much readership; it was too technical. He then converted that book into a layman’s...
On the origins of commodity trading in India
According to Dr William Bernstein (author of the book reviewed above), there are a few key factors behind successful investing. One of them is understanding history. Back to the Future: Roots of Commodity Trade in India is an effort by two authors to trace the early evolution of commodity trade in India. With excerpts from ancient manuscripts of...
How to profit from value stocks
Investing in the stock markets is one task where it pays to be a lone wolf, says Gabriel Wisdom in his book Wisdom on Value Investing. The book argues that, rather than following the crowd, the smart investor stays calm and waits patiently for incredible deals that are certain to come along. The best time to buy stocks is when no one else wants them. The...