Author: Mark Melin

Ray Dalio Says Ignore Populism At Your Peril

Ray Dalio Says Ignore Populism At Your Peril

There is a history of populism, Bridgewater Associates’ Ray Dalio observed in a March 22 Daily Observations report made public through Linkedin. Investors and establishment elites would do well to not just consider the rise of populism as a scourge […]

Thinning of Hedge Fund Herd Taking Place

Thinning of Hedge Fund Herd Taking Place

While the average hedge fund returned 5.6% net in 2016 basis the HFRI Fund Weighted Composite Index, there were pockets of notable out performance.  A March Eurekahedge report noted that one strategy group of US-based hedge funds delivered over-sized performance, […]

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Is Steve Eisman Now A Wall Street Captured Man?

Jim Quinn is a man utterly disappointed. His superhero, Steve Eisman, the lead character in the book and movie “The Big Short,” has been unmasked.   Steve Eisman help uncover the truth behind the 2008 financial crisis Quinn, an activist […]