Paul McCulley

MCCULLEY: PRESCIENT THOUGHT LEADER

April 10, 2015

Few investors have the prescience of this week’s Financial Thought Leader guest. Long before the 2008/2009 financial crisis he identified the powerful and destructive rise of what he called the “Shadow Banking System”, the unregulated institutions funding the housing and credit bubble.  He also coined the phrase “Minsky Moment”, after the economist Hyman Minsky’s theory that financial stability ultimately leads to financial instability, as people and institutions take on more risk. That is exactly what happened.

This week’s WEALTHTRACK guest is legendary bond trader, Federal Reserve watcher and economist, Paul McCulley who spent many years in the top ranks of bond giant PIMCO. What financial forces does he see gathering now?   Continue Reading »

McCULLEY: WORK/LIFE BALANCE

April 10, 2015
Legendary bond trader, Federal Reserve watcher and economist, Paul McCulley spent many years in the top ranks of bond giant PIMCO before retiring in 2010 in search of a work/life balance. He returned to PIMCO as Chief Economist for a few months in 2014. We asked him about his latest departure, his current interests, and his plans for the future.

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