With enthusiasm and pride I am announcing that Max Osbon is joining Osbon Capital Management, effective immediately. Actually, Max has been active in projects for our company since he was a 19 year-old math and finance double major at Santa … Continue reading
We all feel grief and despair and perhaps helplessness in the wake the Newtown massacre last week. How can these mass slaughters happen, over and over again? How bad will the next one be? What can be done? Anything? For … Continue reading
It’s been a great investment year for some, awful for others, and mixed for many. Time for a break, I say. As our last piece for 2011 I present my favorite five authors who can just make me laugh. It’s … Continue reading
An entrepreneur who creates, manages, and grows a company should be able to do the same with an investment portfolio, no? After all, success is transferable, isn’t it? The very qualities that make a great entrepreneur should also make for a … Continue reading
Each of my 25+ years in the investment industry has reinforced one key idea it's impossible to predict the future, but essential to prepare for it.
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