Leon G. Cooperman, chairman and CEO of Omega Advisors, sits down with Real Vision's Grant Williams to discuss his firm’s first down year. In 1994, his firm did not take profits, giving back all of their performance from the previous year. Cooperman tells the story of his imperfect timing and the way in which he bounced back. This video is excerpted from a piece published on Real Vision on December 14, 2018.
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