I spent a few years investing in cow dung and garbage (“rubbish” to British readers).

For a few seconds there I was probably the financial markets world expert on financing rubbish and dung. Yay! Cow dung and rubbish when they decompose give off methane — a gas that is a…

As a 24 year old I was desperate to move away from my parents in California — I was young and dumb and didn’t know what great weather I was leaving behind. I was good at programming and through some fluke I was handed a job at a then illustrious…

It’s a sunny day, and the morning meeting turned into a coffee in a sunny outdoor cafe. Quick lunch with a colleague turned into sitting outside a cafe in the sunshine. I’m supposed to be home early, but guess what… I’ve just been invited to drinks outdoors…

Beautiful red brick…

These days I’m working out of a fund manager friend’s office here in London. As quiet and nice as my home office is and as “entertaining” as my children are I do need to get into town and feel the “buzz” of finance in action. Mayfair is hedge fund central…

So you want to start your own hedge fund…

Name: Firstly, you should come up with a solid name. Pirate themes are always popular — Corsair Capital, Galleon and so on. Many people use their own names — Paulson, Fisher. Slightly more creative is to put together an acronym from…

I first encountered the concept of Qi as a student. Qi is the traditional Chinese medicine term for the circulating life force that flows energetically through us. I had been suffering from a persistent, hacking cough that lasted for weeks and was hanging out at a Chinese friend’s house finishing…

Mallika Paulraj

Creator of The Superinvestar Framework | Author of How the Best Invest — Make Confident Decisions Like the Investing Superstars

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