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Author Copeland, Rob, author.

Title The fund : Ray Dalio, Bridgewater Associates, and the unraveling of a Wall Street legend / Rob Copeland.

Publication Info. New York : St. Martin's Press, 2023.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  332.6327 COP    Available
 GDL Grandview Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  332.6327 COP    Available
2 copies being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description x, 339 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-333) and index.
Contents Part I -- One goddamn place -- Missy and the viking -- Absolute certainty -- Pure alpha -- Root cause -- The big one -- Part II -- Look out -- The vassal -- Comey and the cases -- The offensive -- Truth factory -- Sex and lies, videotaped -- Part III -- The machine -- Prince -- Shoot the ones you love -- Artificial intelligence -- Unprincipled -- The way of being -- Feedback loop -- One of us -- "Ray, this is a religion" -- Part IV -- The circle of trust -- The gift -- The partnership -- Anything he wants -- No heroes.
Summary "The unauthorized, unvarnished story of famed Wall Street hedge-fund manager Ray Dalio. Ray Dalio does not want you to read this book. Late last year, when the billionaire founder of Bridgewater Associates, the largest hedge fund on the planet, announced that he was stepping down from the company he started out of his apartment nearly 50 years ago, the news made headlines around the world. Dalio cultivated an aura of international admiration and fame thanks to his company's eye-popping success, coupled with a mystique he encouraged with frequent media appearances, celebrity hobnobbing, and his bestselling book, Principles. In The Fund, award-winning New York Times journalist Rob Copeland punctures this carefully-constructed narrative of the benevolent business titan, exposing his much-promoted "principles" as one of the great feats of hubris in modern memory--in practice, they encouraged a toxic culture of paranoia and backstabbing."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Dalio, Ray, 1949-
Bridgewater Associates -- History.
Bridgewater Associates -- Employees.
Bridgewater Associates -- Corrupt practices.
ISBN 9781250276933 (hardcover)
1250276934 (hardcover)

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