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The Ineichen Dialogues Act III: Life is Like a Box of Chocolates

December 31st, 2009 | Filed under: Featured Post

By: Alexander Ineichen. Once upon a time, not so long ago, there was a bear named Winnie-the-Bear who lived in the Trillion Acre Wood. On some level, he was a silly old bear. Nevertheless, he was wondering what the fuss about hedge funds was all about. He invited his twoRead More

The Ineichen Dialogues Act II: LaRasmussteinmontians in Yellowstone Park

November 27th, 2009 | Filed under: Featured Post

This month, we bring you Act II of Alexander Ineichen’s “Ineichen Dialogues” (Act I here)  In it, his three characters Winnie-the -Bear, George Jones and Ben Put discuss recent developments in the financial world with the kind of clarity your children will surely appreciate (pdf version). By: Alexander Ineichen, CFA,Read More

The Ineichen Dialogues: A Green Pig Down Wall Street

October 28th, 2009 | Filed under: Featured Post

Regular readers will recognize the name Alexander Ineichen from his book Asymmetric Returns (see related post) and from his several popular monographs on the “Search for Alpha”.  CAIA charter holders may also recognize his name from the bottom of their charter – he is a board member of the CAIARead More

Alexander Ineichen

Managing Director and Senior Investment Officer at UBS Alternative Investment Solutions. Author of Absolute Returns & Asymmetric Returns.  Board of Directors of the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association (CAIAA).

Bio (CAIA)
UBS Alternative & Quantitative Investments
Asymmetric Returns (2006)
Absolute Returns (2002)
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Ineichen looks back (way back) to see future

December 26th, 2007 | Filed under: CAPM / Alpha Theory

Looking for something a little different to read this holiday season? UBS's Alexander Ineichen continues to mix history, philosophy, literature and finance and we've got his latest thinking.Read More