Performance of the hedge fund consensus and best ideas strategies were very strong in the first year out of sample – outperforming the equity indices by over 1000 bps on average.
James Picerno is always interviewing interesting financial market professionals (ahem especially this one). Wealth Manager Mag has a good interview with First Quadrant’s Max Darnell this month (which has yet to be posted to Picerno’s blog).
Have a young Rembrandt in the making?
And here is a related but cool gift for the little ones – a personalized coloring book. . .
Cool video of the day – Arcade Fire “My Body is a Cage”