Are you a super investor or even an average one?

What counts as exceptional investment performance? This tweet appeared on my timeline a few days ago. It shows the outperformance of legendary investors versus the S&P 500 and their longevity as investors 2/ Nearly impossible to sustain large excess returns in public markets..at 20% returns you become one of the richest people in the world: — Meb Faber (@MebFaber) July 27, 2017 Assuming the data here is accurate, this chart says, literally, only a handful of professional money managers, have consistently outperformed the broader market. I’m not clear whether the x-axis shows the number of years they beat the S&P

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Your real returns from investing in Indian real estate

Recently I met a good friend who was in town on vacation. We’ve known each other for over 15 years, first meeting when we started our jobs fresh out of college, colleagues for about 4 years and flatmates for a couple of years. Since he lives on the other side of the world, we meet on average once in two years. Aside from the telltale signs of grey (mostly me) and a few added kilograms (mostly him), our interactions are the same; relaxed, with a decent amount of poking irreverent fun at each other. After the customary catch-up around life and assorted things, he

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