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John Maynard Keynes

The Guardian: John Maynard Keynes ‘a great economist but poor currency trader’

John Maynard Keynes struggled as a foreign-exchange trader, finds the first detailed study of the famous economist as currency speculator. “Unlike his stock investing, Keynes found the currency market a lot tougher, despite the fact that he was at the…

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The New York Times: John Maynard Keynes: Great economist, terrible currency trader

John Maynard Keynes struggled as a foreign-exchange trader, finds the first detailed study of the famous economist as currency speculator. “In many cases he called currencies right in terms of direction. But his great frustration was how to time a…

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If you’re so smart

John Maynard Keynes struggled as a foreign-exchange trader, finds the first detailed study of the famous economist as currency speculator. A detailed new study of the chequered currency-trading record of John Maynard Keynes might make today's overconfident currency speculators think…

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Cambridge Business Magazine: Keynes’ role as an investor chronicled

David Chambers and Elroy Dimson of the Newton Centre for Endowment Asset Management (CEAM) at Cambridge Judge outlined John Maynard Keynes’s role as an investor. The paper entitled “The British origins of the US endowment model” chronicles how Keynes was…

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Keynes the investor

In a blog and podcast published by the CFA Institute, David Chambers of the Newton Centre for Endowment Asset Management at Cambridge Judge talks about Keynes's investment philosophy. The role of John Maynard Keynes as an economist whose ideas helped…

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Keynes the investor

Financial Times: How to see into the future

John Maynard Keynes’s track record over a quarter century running the discretionary portfolio of King’s College Cambridge was excellent, outperforming market benchmarks by an average of six percentage points a year, an impressive margin. David Chambers, University Lecturer in Finance,…

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Financial Advisor: Keynes’ way to wealth

John Wasik investigates why John Maynard Keynes is one of the most important economists in history and refers to research by David Chambers, Director of the CJBS Centre for Endowment Asset Management and Elroy Dimson, Co-Director of the Centre for…

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Motley Fool blog: Lessons on investing from economics giant John Maynard Keynes

The Motley Fool investigates why John Maynard Keynes is one of the most important economists in history and refers to research by David Chambers, Director of the CJBS Centre for Endowment Asset Management and Elroy Dimson, Co-Director of CEAM. Read…

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New York Times: John Maynard Keynes’ own portfolio not too dismal

Reporter John Wasik investigates influential economist John Maynard Keynes’s approach to investing in research by David Chambers, Director of the CJBS Centre for Endowment Asset Management and Elroy Dimson, Co-Director of CEAM. Read the full article [nytimes.com]…

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Investing in 2013? Ask John Maynard Keynes

Economist John Maynard Keynes ran the endowment fund at King’s College from 1921 until his death in 1946. His highly successful approach is providing valuable insight for today’s investors. The first in-depth analysis of Keynes’ investment career, co-authored by Cambridge…

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