The Heretic’s Guide To Worldwide Finance

FinanceThe Finance & Leasing Association is the leading trade body for the asset, consumer and motor finance sectors in the UK, and the biggest organisation of its type in Europe.

The CEO of the hedge fund where I utilized to have the pleasure of operating hated Taleb. He really disliked the guy and I utilised to take excellent pleasure in expensing purchases of Nassim’s books against business funds. Any book publisher of finance books probably also has a strong dislike for Taleb. Thanks to him there are hundreds of wannabe Talebs who believe that the ideal way to create a book about finance that will sell gazillions of copies is to create like Taleb.

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What few if any know, is that as element of its cash management obligations, Braeburn, and AAPL by extension, has conducted a mindboggling $600 billion worth of gross notional trades in just the previous four years, consisting of buying and promoting assorted unknown securities, or some $250 billion in 2012 alone: a grand total which represents some $1 billion per functioning day on typical, and which puts the net turnover of some 99% of all hedge funds to shame!

The leading blogs emerging from Round 1 have been Business Insider (Joe Weisenthal), Calculated Threat (Bill McBride), Dealbreaker (Bess Levin), The Big Image (Barry Ritholz), Pragmatic Capitalism (Cullen Roche), Felix Salmon, Zero Hedge, Abnormal Returns (Tadas Viskanta), FT Alphaville, Naked Capitalism (Yves Smith), Reformed Broker (Josh Brown), and Dealbook. Not all had blogrolls though, but I managed to find 282 blogroll votes from Naked Capitalism, Calculated Risk, The Massive Image, Zero Hedge and FT Alphaville.