2007-Q2
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: We have been doing some reading about the promises our government has made to take care of Americas future retirees and elderly. These authors presented numbers which blew our minds.
2007-Q2
Ralph Wanger Reports: We are pleased to present the first edition of Ralph Wanger Reports in this quarters letter. Our Senior Advisor, Ralph Wanger, was recently at the Aspen Ideas Festival. He thinks the age of cheap energy has ended. He tells us why.

2007-Q3
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: Who is Big Brother in a world of Nanny-Cams? Maybe a libertarian is a conservative thats had his golf schedule posted on the net
2007-Q3
Ralph Wanger Reports: A Sub-Prime Primer

2007-Q4
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: Come and say hello. Were on the 13th Floor
2007-Q4
Ralph Wanger Reports: We are pleased to present the first edition of Ralph Wanger Reports: The Unreality of Wealth: Epistemology vs. Ornithology

2008-Q1
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: The Call of the Small
2008-Q1
Ralph Wanger Reports: How the World Works

2008-Q2
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: It Was a Tough Quarter
2008-Q2
Ralph Wanger Reports: Why is it Dark at Night?

2008-Q3
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: Volatility: A Good Year This Afternoon
2008-Q3
Ralph Wanger Reports: A Sticky Mess

2008-Q4
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: The Great Recession: Credit Crisis
2008-Q4
Ralph Wanger Reports: Bernie the Goniff

2009-Q1
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: Just a Little Rant (I Promise)
2009-Q1
Ralph Wanger Reports: OFHEO, Whistlejacket and Aureodigititis

2009-Q2
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: Trashing the EMH: Sometimes a Cigar is Just a Cigar
2009-Q2
Ralph Wanger Reports: American Power Goes Sub-Prime

2009-Q3
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: Active vs. Passive Investing: How Skill Matters
2009-Q3
Ralph Wanger Reports: Finding Charlie Hogan

2009-Q4
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: What do we expect for 2010?
2009-Q4
Ralph Wanger Reports: Boardroom Wars

2010-Q1
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: Income Taxes, Apollo 13, and Duct Tape
2010-Q1
Ralph Wanger Reports: Dont Flense My Quantum

2010-Q2
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: Fear is In the Air
2010-Q2
Ralph Wanger Reports: Empire of Ralph

2010-Q3
From the Desk of Eric Wanger: Teflon, Rockets, and Pension Funds
2010-Q3
Ralph Wanger Reports: Everything a Young Financial Analyst Should Know About Energy

Eric has nearly 30 years of experience as a creative and entrepreneurial professional in roles ranging from general management, team leadership and project management to technical rolls in IT, software development financial services and law. He has run business units, managed teams and delivered projects for established global enterprises and as the founder of a number of startups. Over his nearly 30 years at work, his job titles have included Board Member (public, private and non-profit), President, Founder, Chief Operating Officer, Director of Research, Chief Investment Officer, Fund Manager, Software Developer, Securities Analyst, Web Designer, Systems Integrator, Investment Advisor, Fundraiser, Consultant and Attorney. As a software consultant, cloud based, mobile app software as a consultant to one of the world’s leading electronic medical records companies (Cerner). As Chief Investment Officer and Director of Research for a startup financial services firm (Wanger OmniWealth, LLC), he developed a proprietary, risk-based holistic reporting platform for wealthy families and a set of allocation models based on it. He has developed automated trading systems for equity and equity ETF's. Between 2002 and 2013, Eric served as a portfolio manager of the Long Term Opportunity fund (small/micro-cap equities), the Alternative Fixed Income Fund (blend of exchange traded and privately negotiated debt) and as the strategist and founder (with Ralph Wanger) for the Income and Growth Fund (multi-asset class dividend strategy). Eric was a senior investment analyst at Barrington Research Associates (Chicago) covering technology and business services. Prior to that, Eric was a software, communications, and technology analyst for the Edgewater Funds, a private equity/venture capital firm with over $1 billion under management. Before joining Edgewater funds in 2000, Eric worked in Silicon Valley providing consulting, training, and software development to early-¬stage firms. Between 1991 and 1996, Eric was a principal consultant at EDW, Ltd, a firm he founded to provide software development, training in rapid software development techniques (NeXT), and systems interoperability consulting services for large multi-vendor and distributed computer networks. EDW's clients included such companies as Fannie Mae, MCI, Swiss Bank Corp (UBS), Chrysler, Merrill Lynch, Apple Computer, Stanford University, and The Acorn Funds. Eric received his J.D. from Stanford Law School and is a member of the California Bar. He was co-founder and managing editor of the Stanford Technology Law Review. Eric was awarded a National Merit Scholarship in 1981. He holds a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-¬Champaign and received a Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2005. Eric lives in Chicago with his three children and a fat English Labrador retriever named Casper. He enjoys classical and jazz piano, hiking and aviation. He is an instrument rated pilot. Eric serves as a trustee for the Acorn Foundation and is active at Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry.

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