Month: March 2017

Chuck Akre: “The Peregrinations of an English Major Trying to Solve the Investment Puzzle”

Chuck discusses the following in his talk: 1. I started with zero knowledge 2. I needed to figure out what made a good investor 3. What made a good investment? 4. How do you measure the success of a private business, with no share price discovery? 5. What are real returns over time? 6. Why …

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Lauren Templeton: “Investing the Templeton Way” | Talks at Google

This talk covered the subjects of value investing and behavioral finance through the lens of a practitioner. Ms. Templeton spoke on the subject with an eye towards both beginners and practitioners, while sharing valuable lessons learned from her great-uncle, Sir John Templeton. Lauren C. Templeton is the founder and president of Templeton & Phillips Capital …

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