The Value Investors – Lessons from the World’s Top Fund Managers

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‘Buy Low – Sell High’ is the essence of value investing. It is a timeless investment principle used by the likes of Warren Buffett, where through careful research you ferret out companies that are undervalued by the market. In markets that are hitting all-time highs, value investing rewards long-term investors in quality companies and offers peace of mind of recovery if the journey gets bumpy along the way.

Cutting through the market noise, The Value Investors: Lessons from the World’s Top Fund Managers is an accessible and very readable book on value investing – foregoing the heavy mathematics found in competing works.

This updated edition provides insight from the investment world’s leading luminaries past and present – showing how internationally acclaimed value investors, despite differences in age and culture, remains as relevant as ever today.

‘Ronald Chan unlocks the magic of successful investing by telling fascinating stories of how best investors made their money over a long period of time. Extremely insightful and entertaining’

- Weijan Shan, CEO, PAG Group and Author



And how these have shaped their investment philosophy, strategy and financial mindset.

The second edition of The Value Investors presents a collection of investing legend profiles from around the world. Chapters explore the investors' backgrounds, cultures, and personal stories, and reveal how life experiences have shaped their investment strategies and mindsets. This fascinating book shows you that value investing is a dynamic, constantly-changing strategy which, when properly implemented, can provide significant, sustainable benefits. Although the investors profiled come from a diverse range of geographic regions and socio-economic, cultural, and educational backgrounds, they share similar personality traits, temperaments, and investment philosophies. 

Ronald W. Chan is Chief Investment Officer of Chartwell Capital, an investment company based in Hong Kong. He is a frequent contributor to financial newspapers and magazines in the Asia-Pacific region, and is the author of Behind the Berkshire Hathaway Curtain: Lessons from Warren Buffett’s Top Business Leaders.