crisis and complexity

Hedge Funds

Book recommendations

What books do chief investment officers read to give them an edge? Earlier in the year we asked Mark Delaney, chief investment officer of AustralianSuper, and Matt Whineray, chief investment officer of NZ Super, to recommend recent books that had changed the way they think about investing. For good measure, Investment Magazine’s personal choice goes […]
Hedge Funds

Is the next financial crisis due in 2016/17?

Financial crises occur every nine years on average and each time they occur they reset finance theory – fiduciaries should beware. This is the central theme of a book Crisis and Complexity written by Ross Barry, the head of research at First State Super, which explores a dozen economic and financial catastrophes since the Mississippi […]