The Man Who Solved the Market: How Jim Simons Launched the Quant Revolution SHORTLISTED FOR THE FT & MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2019
Überblick:Pressestimmen So compelling filled with so many fascinating characters and new information... The book reads more like a delicious page-turning novel... Destined to become an instant classic...my nominee for financial book of the year (Barry Ritholtz Bloomberg)A terrific book a terrific read... I recommend it highly... It's a hell of a story (Lou Dobbs Tonight Fox News)Tells a surprisingly captivating story. It turns out that a firm like Renaissance filled with nerdy academics trying to solve the market's secrets is way more interesting than your typical greed-is-good hedge fund (Joe Nocera New York Times)Gregory Zuckerman lifts the lid on the most fascinating man in financial markets...superb reporting (Robin Wigglesworth Financial Times)Zuckerman brings the reader so close to the firm's inner workings that you can almost catch a whiff of the billionaire's Merit cigarette (Brandon Kochkodin Bloomberg)A gripping biography of investment game changer Jim Simons... readers looking to understand how the economy got where it is should eat this up (Publishers Weekly)Worthwhile reading for budding plutocrats and numerate investors alike (Kirkus)Zuckerman vividly tells the story of how Jim Simons and his team of scientists developed the most successful quantitative trading operation in history. . . . Immensely enjoyable (Edward O. Thorp author of A Man for All Markets)An extremely well-written and engaging book . . . a must read and a fun one at that (Mohamed A. El-Erian author of The Only Game in Town)Leave it to the Wall Street Journal's Greg Zuckerman to lay open the golden mysteries of quantitative investing. With this fine humane and eye-opening book he's well and truly broken the code (James Grant Grant’s Interest Rate Observer) Über den Autor und weitere Mitwirkende Gregory Zuckerman is a special writer at the Wall Street Journal. He writes about big financial trades hedge funds private-equity firms and other investing and business topics. He's a three-time winner of the Gerald Loeb Award the highest honour in business journalism. Zuckerman is the author of The Greatest Trade Ever and The Frackers and he appears regularly on CNBC Fox Business and other networks around the world. He lives in New York.