From Greg Zuckerman, Wall Street Journal, on Jim Simons, here…
Adapted from “The Man Who Solved the Market: How Jim Simons Launched the Quant Revolution” by Wall Street Journal special writer Gregory Zuckerman, to be published on Nov. 5 by Portfolio, an imprint of Penguin Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC. Copyright © 2019 by Gregory Zuckerman.
Here are some quotes I liked from the article:
“He had the buy-low part, but he didn’t always have the sell-high part,” Mr. Simons later said about Mr. Baum.”
”If you make money, you feel like a genius,” he told a friend. “If you lose, you’re a dope.””
And, here is a select group that Simons led: