L. Dixon

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Location: London, UK


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The Invisible Hands: Hedge Funds Off the Record - &hellip by Jared Diamond
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Unlike Drobny's first book, Inside the House of Money, Invisible Hands gives a vital new purpose to his interviews with top hedge fund managers. Steve asks each top manager how he/she would approach managing real money and in so doing has opened a critical debate about how our pensions and endowments are managed. This debate is much more important than most people realize and Steve brings the crisis in pension funds and endowments into crisp relief in the opening chapter. He does so by highlighting the real impact of investment losses on the funding obligations of these institutions and the implications for their members (or tax-paying society at large) when these funding promises cannot be… Read more