Our Big Saturday Interview this week features Gregory Zuckerman, author of The Greatest Trade Ever. Read more about Zuckerman and his take on those investors who tried to bet on the bubble’s demise.
Did you miss last week’s Big Saturday Interview with author of More Money Than God, Sebastian Mallaby? Then here’s the the full interview transcript in which Sebastian Mallaby provides what can only be described as both the most comprehensive history and passionate defense of the hedge fund industry and its relationship to the financial industry and to society as a whole.
Here in Part 2 of our interview with Irene Aldridge, we learn more about the differences and similarities between low and high-frequency trading strategies, and what the world of academia can and is doing to help prepare the next generation of high-frequency trading system developers and traders.
What is high-frequency trading? Author and trader Irene Aldridge provides a look behind the curtains at a growing new strategy for trading, one that many hedge funds and money managers are only beginning to understand and incorporate into their own trading.
In the second half of our interview, Sam Savage discusses in-depth the role of new technological innovations that will enable traders, investors and businesses to better manage risk when the flaw of averages rears its head.
Is the road to 21st century risk management paved with the same stones that help us figure out why we are, on average, behind schedule, above budget and below projections? Sam Savage makes the complicated world of statistics and probability easy to understand in this Big Saturday Interview.
Where did the challenge to the efficient market orthodoxy come from? And why has this challenge not translated into better financial policy and regulation – even in the wake of the most recent market meltdown in 2008? These and more questions are answered in the second half of our conversation with Justin Fox.
Here, in the first half of our conversation with Justin Fox, he explains not just how the idea of rational markets developed, but how many of its key principles remain important for investors today.
In the second half of our conversation with Jack Ablin, we talk more about some of the strategies and tactics he uses as a top-down investor and money manager.
Knowing which markets to be in and which markets to be out of is the most important decision an investor can make. So says trader and author Jack Ablin who brings his experience as an institutional investor to bear in this Big Saturday Interview.