Remain or Leave? Head or Heart?

By Justin Wheatley | Jun 21, 2016 | brexit, Opinion

Remain or leave? Head or Heart? A personal viewpoint

I wrote a personal view that we should not Brexit but Fixit on 7th April. For me it is entirely logical that we should stay in the EU. 

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Don't Brexit, Fixit!

By Justin Wheatley | Apr 11, 2016 | brexit, Opinion

Don’t Brexit Fixit! A personal viewpoint

One good thing about the British referendum on 23rd June on whether to stay or leave the European Union, is that it has got everyone talking about it.

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Hubris Never Sleeps – A Review of Wall Street 2

By Mark Bramley | Oct 04, 2010 | Opinion

What is the definition of insanity? Repeatedly doing the same thing but expecting different results – so goes one of the best lines of Oliver Stone’s Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps.

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Credit Crunch – Round two?

By Justin Wheatley | Jul 01, 2010 | asset pricing, Opinion

The recent rise in house prices must be a false dawn and is likely to be followed by another crash

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Hedged In?

The forgettably named 'International Organisation of Securities Commissions' or IOSCO has just released details of a new Template for gathering data on Hedge Funds from around the world with an aim to...

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Question Time

By Justin Wheatley | Mar 22, 2010 | Opinion

The entertaining political show where an audience gets to pose questions to a panel of politicians from different parties is normally amusing.

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Shorter Still

By Justin Wheatley | Mar 15, 2010 | hedge funds, Opinion

Following my last blog on people complaining about hedge funds shorting Greek bonds, the Economist expressed exactly my sentiments (though better of course) in their leader pages. How can you sell if no one...

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Selling the Greeks short

By Justin Wheatley | Mar 12, 2010 | hedge funds, Opinion

Last night I was watching Newsnight and Jeremy Paxman was interviewing a hedge fund manager who was shorting Greek government bonds and also the leader of the Danish socialist party.

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W-Shaped Recovery - part 2

Read Justin's previous post A W-Shaped Recovery

I posted my thoughts on a weak, possibly W-shaped, recovery and its affect on asset managers only two weeks ago and it seems the news has suddenly gone all bad...

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A W-Shaped Recovery?

Ignoring the headlines in the popular press, many people in the asset management industry are worried that we may well get a W-shaped recovery, where having briefly recovered from the near-death experience of...

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