Book review : The Greatest Trade Ever : by Gregory Zuckerman

Oscar Wilde once said that ‚if one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.download

‛Most of the books of the subprime era were dedicated on the contagion, failures and humongous losses, for Investment banks, Financial institutions and Government agencies.

The Greatest trade ever – by Gregory Zuckerman is a long conversation and co-operation of the person John Paulson, ( whose Hedge fund was in lime light the famous Abacus deal were Goldman Sachs was in trouble). Continue reading “Book review : The Greatest Trade Ever : by Gregory Zuckerman”

John Paulson – Still got another 19 trading days to turn this thing around

One of the hedge funds run by John Paulson, whose prescient bets against housing where chronicled in the book “The imagesGreatest Trade Ever,” is on track to be the second worst performer of 2012 among the universe of funds tracked by HSBC.

Last year, it was the worst. Paulson’s Advantage Plus fund, which uses additional leverage than his other funds, is down 19 percent through the end of October, following a 53 percent loss last year. Continue reading “John Paulson – Still got another 19 trading days to turn this thing around”