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CIO: Endowment investors might learn a lot from Keynes

Keynes made a major contribution to the development of professional asset management, and today's investors should take heed, a newly published paper asserts... The paper, by Dr David Chambers and Elroy Dimson, from the Cambridge Judge Business School and London…

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Investment Europe: Endowments conference learns lessons from the US Ivy League

There is no easy answer to questions of managing liquidity and risk factors, according to discussion at a recent conference on endowments hosted by the Cambridge Judge Business School and the University for Business Administration and Economics in Vienna... Dr…

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Cotizalia: Teaching Keynes management

Although most know John Maynard Keynes as one of the most influential economists of the twentieth century, few know that it was a successful investor in the financial market... A detailed study by Dr David Chambers and Elroy Dimson, Cambridge…

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BBC2: Keynes investment strategy

Dr David Chambers of Cambridge Judge Business School and Professor Elroy Dimson of the London Business School have studied Keynes’s investment strategy..." Watch the video [bbc.co.uk]…

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Harvard Law School Forum: Ownership dispersion and the London Stock Exchange’s “Two-thirds rule”

In contrast to most other countries, in both Britain and the United States, a hallmark of corporate governance is a separation of ownership and control in major business enterprises... The following post comes to us from Dr David Chambers of…

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Financial Times: Keynes, the hedge fund pioneer

The macroeconomics of John Maynard Keynes continue to dominate the global economic policy debate to this very day...  A fascinating recent paper by academics Dr David Chambers, from Cambridge Judge Business School, and Elroy Dimson examines his record, using data…

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The Financial Times: Investment – Norway’s nest egg

Oslo's oil fund is seen as a paragon of responsible use of energy income but debate rages about its strategy... Dr David Chambers from Cambridge Judge Business School, Elroy Dimson and Antti Ilmanen - two academics and a fund manager…

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From top to bottom

A new analysis reveals Keynes extraordinary returns hinged on a radical switch he made from being a 'top down' macro manager to a 'bottom up' stock picker Idiosyncratic portfolios and an unconventional approach are two of the findings in the…

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Dr David Chambers

From top to bottom

john myA new analysis reveals Keynes extraordinary returns hinged on a radical switch he made from being a 'top down' macro manager to a 'bottom up' stock picker Idiosyncratic portfolios and an unconventional approach are two of the findings in…

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From top to bottom

Endowment asset management

Academics, investment professionals, philanthropists, directors of not-for-profit organisations and the charity sector are an under-serviced segment of the market which the School's unique week-long Endowment Asset Management programme will seek to attract as it expands its international direction. The programme's…

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Dr David Chambers & Professor Elroy Dimson

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