The Man Who Solved the Market: How Jim Simons Launched the Quant Revolution SHORTLISTED FOR THE FT & MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2019
The Man Who Solved the Market: How Jim Simons Launched the Quant Revolution SHORTLISTED FOR THE FT & MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2019 @ Amazon UK Deals
So compelling, filled with so many fascinating characters and new information… The book reads more like a delicious page-turning novel… Destined to become an instant classic…my nominee for financial book of the year ― Barry Ritholtz, BloombergA terrific book, a terrific read… I recommend it highly… It’s a hell of a story ― Lou Dobbs, Tonight, Fox NewsTells a surprisingly captivating story. It turns out that a firm like Renaissance, filled with nerdy academics trying to solve the market’s secrets, is way more interesting than your typical greed-is-good hedge fund ― Joe Nocera, New York TimesGregory Zuckerman lifts the lid on the most fascinating man in financial markets…superb reporting ― Robin Wigglesworth, Financial TimesZuckerman brings the reader so close to the firm’s inner workings that you can almost catch a whiff of the billionaire’s Merit cigarette ― Brandon Kochkodin, BloombergA gripping biography of investment game changer Jim Simons… readers looking to understand how the economy got where it is should eat this up ― Publishers WeeklyWorthwhile reading for budding plutocrats and numerate investors alike ― KirkusZuckerman vividly tells the story of how Jim Simons and his team of scientists developed the most successful quantitative trading operation in history. . . . Immensely enjoyable ― Edward O. Thorp, author of A Man for All MarketsAn extremely well-written and engaging book . . . a must read, and a fun one at that ― Mohamed A. El-Erian, author of The Only Game in TownLeave it to the Wall Street Journal’s Greg Zuckerman to lay open the golden mysteries of quantitative investing. With this fine, humane, and eye-opening book, he’s well and truly broken the code ― James Grant, Grant’s Interest Rate Observer –This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Gregory Zuckerman is a special writer at the Wall Street Journal. He writes about big financial trades, hedge funds, private-equity firms and other investing and business topics. He’s a three-time winner of the Gerald Loeb Award, the highest honour in business journalism. Zuckerman is the author of The Greatest Trade Ever and The Frackers, and he appears regularly on CNBC, Fox Business and other networks around the world. He lives in New York.
–This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Last update on 2021-01-25 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API. *Please note we may earn a commission on clicking this link. Which helps support our website.