In Pursuit of the Perfect Portfolio with Stephen Foerster

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Investors are constantly searching for the perfect portfolio. Although it may be elusive, there are common principles that can allow all of us to get closer to it. We speak to Stephen Foerster, co-author of the new book “In Pursuit of the Perfect Portfolio: The Stories, Voices, and Key Insights of the Pioneers Who Shaped the Way We Invest” about some of those principles, and what some of history’s best investors and researchers can teach us about them.

Along with his co-author Andrew Lo, Stephen spoke to investing legends like Harry Markowitz, William Sharpe, Jeremy Siegel, Jack Bogle, Charley Ellis and Robert Shiller to capture their ideas on the construction of a perfect portfolio. We go through each of those interviews to identify the key lessons investors can learn from them.

We hope you enjoy the discussion.

In Pursuit of the Perfect Portfolio Website with more info on the book. https://inpursuitoftheperfectportfolio.com

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Originally Posted on January 25, 2022 – In Pursuit of the Perfect Portfolio with Stephen Foerster

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