Below is our ninth issue of The Idea Farm Weekly!  If you are enjoying the emails please feel free to pass along to your friends and colleagues.

In this issue we include the most recent newsletter from Grant Williams, portfolio advisor to Vulpes Investment Management and author of Things That Make You Go Hmmm.  Grant also just began writing for Mauldin Economics in their new Bull’s Eye Investor newsletter.

A great quote to start his 37 page piece:

“It’s funny. All you have to do is say something nobody understands and they’ll do practically anything you want them to.”  – J.D. Salinger, Catcher In The Rye

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Things I Don’t Understand (October 8, 2012)

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Grant Williams is a portfolio and strategy advisor to Vulpes Investment Management in Singapore—a hedge fund running over $250 million of largely partners’ capital across multiple strategies.  In Q4 2012, we will be launching the Vulpes Agricultural Land Investment Company (VALIC), a globally diversified agricultural land vehicle that will provide truly diversified exposure to the agricultural sector through a global portfolio of physical farmland assets.  Grant has 26 years of experience in finance on the Asian, Australian, European, and US markets and has held senior positions at several international investment houses.

Grant has been writing Things That Make You Go Hmmm… since 2009.