Daily Archives: November 26, 2007

Nicolas Sarkozy

The French pres is very visible.  The divorce didn’t put a dent on his popularity .. it’s only the Americans that are prudish.  Aside from his sneaky look, (doesn’t he look shy or too short for his 6 footer counterparts … Continue reading

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1,000% return

A Californian hedge fund has made more than 1,000 per cent return this year by betting against US subprime home loans, making it one of the world’s best-performing funds of all time. I’m surprised there aren’t that many such news surfaced … Continue reading

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The Money Honey

In Facetime (BusinessWeek 11/5/2007; link to Bloomberg), Maria Bartiromo interviewed Victor Chu, who is teaming up with Sir Branson bidding for Northern Rock: Bartiromo: By all accounts, you are a master of guanxi, those personal connections so vital to doing … Continue reading

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