Don’t tell the FX Concepts founder that 70 is a good time to slow down and accept that your models don’t work anymore: John Taylor’s got a new office to sleep in and will busy himself at his typewriter until he can convince people to let him manage their money again.
John Taylor nurtured FX Concepts, the currency hedge fund he founded in 1981, into a strapping $14.2 billion powerhouse in 2007. Over the past six years, he’s done whatever the opposite of nurturing is, watching New York-based FX shrivel into a money-losing boutique which institutional investors line up to flee from. But he’s not giving […]
John Taylor, Chief Investment Officer of FX Concepts, has been doing a lot of thinking about the economy lately and he keeps coming back to one thing– how similar things are to Europe just prior to World War II and how Bernanke’s actions are eerily reminiscent to those of Adolf Hitler. Sure, the facial hair […]