Passport Capital’s Burbank Very Optimistic on Saudi Arabia’s Economy

Passport Capital’s Burbank Very Optimistic on Saudi Arabia’s Economy

London-The chief investment officer of one of the world’s largest hedge funds said he was optimistic on Saudi Arabia’s economy as the country opens its capital markets to foreign investors. John Burbank III, the founder, managing member and chief investment officer of Passport Capital, said that the Kingdom’s openness to new investments and technologies would speed…


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Michael Mauboussin: Here’s what active managers can do

michael mauboussin, Credit Suisse, valuation and portfolio positioning, capital markets theory, competitive strategy analysis, decision making, skill versus luck, value investing, Legg Mason, The Success Equation, Think Twice: Harnessing the Power of Counterintuition, analysts, behavioral finance, More Than You Know: Finding Financial Wisdom in Unconventional Places, academics , valuewalkThe debate over active versus passive management continues as trends show the ongoing shift from active into passive funds. Q2 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and more At the Morningstar Investment Conference, Michael Mauboussin of Counterpoint Global argued that the rise of index funds has made it more difficult to be an active manager. Drawing Read More