Blue Elephant

Learning from online lending’s stumble

“For online lending to regain its footing, it must address the risks inherent in the emerging asset class and clean up the ecosystem.” Online lending had enjoyed significant wind in its sails over the past five years. Aided by the ...

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Blue Elephant hires Quantitative Strategy director

Marketplace lender Blue Elephant Capital Management has named Jason Herman its Director of Quantitative Strategy. The former head of Americas Investments at Marshall Wace, Mr. Herman is charged with building out Blue Elephant’s quantitative  credit models. In a release Blue ...

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Of broccoli and fractals

Blue Elephant Capital Management’s Brian Weinstein always has something interesting to say about the world of investing. This month he compares broccoli and fractals.   Writing something new and (hopefully) interesting every month isn’t easy. I’ve been lucky in some ...

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Former BlackRock manager joins Blue Elephant

Perfect timing on both sides led to Brian Weinstein becoming Managing Partner for Blue Elephant Capital Management (BE). Earlier this summer, Mr. Weinstein decided to leave BlackRock after 16 years to search for new opportunities, but that is not what ...

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