Mohnish Pabrai

Mohnish Pabrai

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1964 - present

A prominent value investor, Mohnish Pabrai is the Founder and Managing Partner of Pabrai Investments Funds. He says wealth creation in financial markets should be based on ‘10 Basic Commandments of Investment Management’, a list of rules he follows in order to ensure capital protection and growth.

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10 Basic Commandments of Investment Management 

Commandment One: Thou shall not skim off the top 

Commandment Two: Thou shall not have an investment team 

Commandment Three: Thou shall accept I shall be wrong one-third of the time 

Commandment Four: Thou shall look for hidden 1x price-earnings stocks 

Commandment Five: Thou shall never use Excel 

Commandment Six: Thou shall always have a rope to climb out of the deepest well 

Commandment Seven: Thou shall be singularly focused like Arjuna 

Commandment Eight: Thou shall never short a stock 

Commandment Nine: Thou shall not be leveraged. Neither a long-term lender nor a short-term borrower be 

Commandment Ten: Thou shall be a shameless cloner