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The Bear Book: Survive & Profit in Ferocious Markets
The Bear Book focuses on protecting assets and minimizing losses during a bear market and on taking advantage of unique opportunities for profit. John Rothchild chronicles the long history of bear markets, exploring in detail exactly what constitutes a bear market and how it affects us. Along with his own expertise, the author draws on respected and knowledgeable names suc ...more
Hardcover, 304 pages
Published April 6th 1998 by John Wiley & Sons
(first published 1998)
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John Rothschild, bearing no relation to the pecuinary poohbahs of the “Rothschild” family, gives a fasinating book on the reclusive bear. The bear of course being the downturn markets that still germinate to big rewards for the gadflys and wolf criers of the finance world. In a lot of ways, it reminded me of Michael Lewis's “The Big Short”; a well-written suspenseful book about rogues who bet against the housing market in 2007 and won big time! Of course we are reminded that short-selling is ext ...more