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Hey, Investment Industry, Greed is Good?

Cover of "Wall Street (20th Anniversary E...
Cover of Wall Street (20th Anniversary Edition)

These are indeed interesting times for people in the investment industry and, in particular, for those of us who invest through a financial expert, be it an institution or personal advisor.   The famous phrase uttered by Gordon Gekko in the movie Wall Street  “greed, for lack of a better word, is good,” comes to mind at this moment.  However, who is being greedy, or just as importantly, who isn’t and is greed all that bad? Wow, this coming from a coach who listed all those wonderful principles on his website! Continue reading