Manufactured Housing Asset Back Securities: Learning From The Past [Part 5A: Institutional Bond Version]

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Manufactured Housing Asset Back Securities: Learning From The Past [Part 5A: Institutional Bond Version]
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Manufactured Housing Asset Back Securities: Learning From The Past, Part 5A: Institutional Bond Version by David Merkel, CFA of The Aleph Blog

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This will be the post where I cover the biggest mistakes that I made as an institutional bond and stock investor. In general, in my career, my results were very good for those who employed me as a manager or analyst of investments, but I had three significant blunders over a fifteen-year period that cost my employers and their clients a lot of money. Put on your peril-sensitive sunglasses, and let’s take a learning expedition through my failures.

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