The Education of a Value Investor: My Transformative Quest for Wealth, Wisdom, and Enlightenment

The Education of a Value Investor: My Transformative Quest for Wealth, Wisdom, and Enlightenment

Guy Spier


What occurs while a tender hedge fund supervisor spends a small fortune to have lunch with Warren Buffett? He turns into a real worth investor.

This publication lines the arc of a metamorphosis. writer man Spier begun his profession as a Gordon Gekko wannabe -- brash, short-sighted and completely out for himself. Then, a chain of differences and self-realizations led him from an funding banking task with a third-rate enterprise to dealing with his personal fund, which has generated large returns for his traders. His trip begun with the invention of Ben Graham's The clever Investor, then took him on a route to a life-changing assembly with the popular investor Mohnish Pabrai, by means of his recognized lunch with Warren Buffett. That $650,100 meal proved to be a discount, educating Spier probably the most important classes of his life. 

Along the best way, he has won many strong insights approximately making an investment and company, together with: why the suitable mentors and position versions are the foremost to long term good fortune as an investor; how a top-notch schooling can get on your means; why self-knowledge is so serious to changing into a good investor; and the way Buffett taught him that the last word target in existence is to be precise to yourself.

This ebook is an awfully candid memoir that takes the reader into a few of the darkest corners of Wall highway. it is also a remarkably clever and useful advisor to what it takes to turn into a winning investor. most crucial, man Spier offers those that are looking to take a special direction with the perception, information and proposal they should be triumphant all alone phrases.

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