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Does poker help to improve one’s investing skills?

In Articles on August 12, 2011 at 4:35 pm

Warning: This article may not be suitable for value investors, nevertheless no harm in keeping an open mind.

I believe in addition to this absolute passion for investing, playing poker does in fact help to improve one’s investing skills. Successful investing is a complex blend between valuation skills and ability to read the market sentiment. Thus, to be successful in poker, the same set of skills in reading people’s behavior (sentiment) applies. See, Notable Hedge Fund Managers Started Investing When They Were in Their Teens for more

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Does poker help to improve one’s investing skills?


Permanent vs transient capital

In Articles on August 3, 2011 at 5:43 pm

Investing is a tough business. Hedge funds do not have permanent capital, which is why listed investment vehicle may prove to be an attractive alternative for hedge funds.

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