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Lou Moelchert – The Contrarian, Pioneer Endowment Investor in Hedge Funds

Lou Moelchert – The Contrarian, Pioneer Endowment Investor in Hedge Funds

Lou Moelchert’s early, unconventional view ofrisk to incorporate alternatives into endowment investing. The evolution of alternatives and how they became a necessity in endowment investing. The value of learning from past mistakes and continual learning process for all managers. Lou Moelchert’s 2 Investment Rules: -Dig beneath manager returns to identify the source. -Investment management is …

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The “Twitter Hedge Fund”: Harnessing the power of social media for investment direction

The “Twitter Hedge Fund”: Harnessing the power of social media for investment direction

Mechanics of the Twitter Hedge Fund: – Computing the signals – Operational set up and infrastructure – Trade generation The “Michael Jackson” Test: Is the Twitter hedge fund an automated black box? Derwent Absolute Return Fund: – Structure, Organization and Service Providers – Risk Management The beginning of a new trend? Will large scale analysis …

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The Long Distance Revolutionary – Chris Hedges

The Long Distance Revolutionary – Chris Hedges

CHRIS HEDGES, HOST, DAYS OF REVOLT: Hi. I’m Chris Hedges. Welcome to Days of Revolt. Today we’re going to discuss the efforts to organize in American cities against police violence, structural racism, in particular economic racism. And now joining us in the studio is Larry Hamm, one of the most important organizers in the country, …

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