Have Laser Sharp Focus by Coming Back from the Brink

My mother used to tell me, “If what you are doing is worth doing, then do it with your best effort.” And how are you supposed to bring out your best effort? By having a laser sharp focus, concentrating all your energies into executing the plan until it bores fruit. When I was in college, … Read moreHave Laser Sharp Focus by Coming Back from the Brink

The Fall of MF Global and the Greece Issue

MF Global Holdings is the latest of the high profile bankruptcies that I had been reading on. In many ways, its fall was quite similar to Lehman Brothers. I attributed its collapse to two main cause – overleveraging and weak economic environment. MF Global was a brokerage firm. It was supposed to execute orders for … Read moreThe Fall of MF Global and the Greece Issue