James Saft, Reuters Columnist
James Saft's columns feature twice weekly in the International Herald Tribune and widely elsewhere. Before beginning his column, he directed all global coverage of economics and financial markets for five years at Reuters. His column won a Best in Business award in 2008 from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers. Before that he was global investment editor and chief correspondent, London capital markets. He has covered mortgage banking for American Banker before the term "subprime" was coined and syndicated lending for Reuters LPC in both London and New York.
Two thirds of hedge funds create genuine value through contrarian strategies, says new study.
China’s own situation adds markedly to the complexity and difficulty of Japan’s, says James Saft.
Study finds a strong link between political connections and initial public offerings in China.