In truly testing times like these the only way forward is to keep reinventing oneself
By Aradhna Dayal
As the world mourns the loss of Steve Jobs – an iconic human being who, with his vision and creativity, changed the world – I cannot help but think of the visionary characters that revolutionised the investment world with the concept of hedge funds.
Names that come to mind are those of pioneers such as Benjamin Graham and Jerome Newman, Bernard Baruch or Alfred Jones – the legendary investors who introduced skills such as shorting, leverage and performance-based fees to transform the world of investing.
Much like Jobs, they were