Archive for the ‘Equity’ Category

Tulips and Technology

February 11, 2016

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Chidem Kurdas

Next month it will be 16 years since the (more…)

Chanos Long on Marlboro Man

January 26, 2016

Chidem Kurdas

Who can live on short selling alone? Not even (more…)

Siren Call of Shorts

June 18, 2015

So many shaky markets; (more…)

Why Och-Ziff Clients Disregard Lawsuits

March 10, 2015

Chidem Kurdas

This is a dramatic example of how the interests of financial company stakeholders can (more…)

Tricky Tops

March 3, 2015

It has taken 15 years for the (more…)

Research Misleads in Bubble

February 25, 2015

On a hedge fund’s short selling (more…)

National Confidence Game

February 18, 2015

On frothy stock prices, (more…)

Falcone Retains Harbinger Group Stake

December 3, 2014

Chidem Kurdas

After agreeing to step down as chief officer and chairman of New York Stock Exchange-listed (more…)

Bullish Bets, More Money: That’s PE

November 20, 2014

Chidem Kurdas

Someone once described private equity as a call (more…)

Low Cost Winton Challenge

October 30, 2014

Chidem Kurdas

London-based quantitative manager (more…)