As promised recently we are updating/cleaning the investor resource pages on a regular basis. Following the death of legendary value investor, Irving Kahn last week, we’ve updated his resource page and added new content.
Below is a partial excerpt from the page followed by link to the full page, which can also be found under Value Investors tab above.
Irving Kahn contributed to Graham’s bible on value investing, Security Analysis, by providing some statistical help. Irving Kahn’s main source of insight into the world of investment was Graham; he was inspired so much that he named his second son Thomas Graham after after the great investor himself.
Born Dec. 19, 1905 Irving Kahn kick started his career in 1928 and since then has been actively contributing to the world of business. He is one of the founding members of New York Society of Security Analysts and Financial Analysts’ Journal and was among the first few applicants to take the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exam.
Irving Kahn worked closely with Benjamin Graham over his career. He had the noteworthy opportunity of working as Graham’s teaching assistant at Columbia University Business School and also contributed to Graham’s bible on value investing,Security Analysis, by providing some statistical help. Irving Kahn met his wife, Ruth Perl Kahn in Benjamin Graham’s classes.