By Zach Kouwe
The latest memo from Howard Marks, chairman of Oaktree Capital Management, is one of the best pieces I’ve seen from him in a while. With agreement from the University of Pennsylvania, Marks opens the kimono and talks about his stewardship of Penn’s $7 billion endowment from 2000-2010. It’s open and honest and includes some real gems about defensive investing and expectations about performance.
Here it is: