The ‘Rogue Trader’ Who Got Away with It


Brian Hunter, a tall, sandy-haired, self-described “math geek” from Calgary with a taste for expensive cars, was only 32 years old when he was blamed for sinking $9.6 billion hedge fund Amaranth Advisors, based in Greenwich, Conn., eight years ago this week. Facing trial in New York this October, Hunter finally put longstanding charges of energy…

The ‘Rogue Trader’ Who Got Away with It

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Seth Klarman’s 2021 Letter: Baupost’s “Never-Ending” Hunt For Information

Baupost's investment process involves "never-ending" gleaning of facts to help support investment ideas Seth Klarman writes in his end-of-year letter to investors. In the letter, a copy of which ValueWalk has been able to review, the value investor describes the Baupost Group's process to identify ideas and answer the most critical questions about its potential Read More

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