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Paul Singer Quotes

Inequality has become the political theme/slogan of our time in both Europe and the U.S., yet political leaders do not even bother to consider that their own policies, which put the entire burden on central bankers to print money and drive up stock, bond and other asset prices, are actually exacerbating income and wealth disparity.
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It is a very bad idea for governments to create arbitrary and unfair outcomes, or outcomes resulting from the passions and whims of the government rather than from the law, just because they have the power to do so.

— Paul Singer

'Inequality' has become the political theme/slogan of our time in both Europe and the U.S., yet political leaders do not even bother to consider that their own policies, which put the entire burden on central bankers to print money and drive up stock, bond and other asset prices, are actually exacerbating income and wealth disparity.

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The building block of every community is family.

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Derivatives trading should be standardized and as much as possible moved to clearinghouses.

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The bottom line is that the euro is a failed experiment.

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Margin is a customer concept.

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Successful hedge funds will be entrepreneurial; it is the essence of the craft.

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What I think about derivatives is if every institution that owns or trades them is properly margined and marked to market, including end-users, including every institution, including sovereigns and multilateral institutions, then the system would be safe - if people were margined the way customers of investment banks are margined.

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America is a place where the freedom to be who you are shouldn't be a barrier to your ability to get a job and provide for your family.

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Given the typical fee structures of hedge funds, they need to do something different to make money in a consistent way.

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I know people who are always freeriders and will never get into a fight.

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I'm rarely optimistic.

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It's true that monetary policy was too lax for too long, and the government encouraged lending to people who were unlikely to repay their loans.

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Resentment is not morally superior to earning money.

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Stability is not the way of the world.

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There's a feeling among some people that the Republican party is harsh on some things.

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What you have in legacy countries is long-term insolvency.

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It is impossible to understand the financial health of big financial institutions and their potential impact on the market. They don't even understand it themselves.

— Paul Singer

The Orderly Liquidation Authority prescribed by Dodd-Frank should be repealed and replaced by an amendment to the U.S. Bankruptcy Code which would operate to prevent cross-default provisions from impacting derivatives books so long as mark-to-market payments are being made in a timely fashion.

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The starting point of my career in money management in 1973-74 was the time of the only true bear market any living non-Japanese investor has seen in major markets. Equities, real estate, you name it, everyone got run over.

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The world, in terms of choices available to educated, ambitious workers and entrepreneurs, is way bigger than just the United States, Japan and Europe.

— Paul Singer

The recent trading environment has felt something like walking into a place and having a sense that something is wrong and dangerous but not knowing exactly what will happen or when. "QE Infinity" has so distorted the prices of stocks and bonds that nobody can possibly determine what the investing landscape would look like, or what the condition of the economy and financial system would be, in the absence of Fed bond-buying.

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